Saint Kitts and Nevis weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Saint Kitts and Nevis

The best time to visit in Saint Kitts and Nevis is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Saint Kitts and Nevis is 29°C in August and the lowest is 26°C in January.

Saint Kitts and Nevis has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Saint Kitts and Nevis or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Saint Kitts and Nevis by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 29 28 27
Precipitation (mm) 11 12 15 18 37 17 22 36 46 45 43 21

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14 day weather forecast Saint Kitts and Nevis

The weather for in Saint Kitts and Nevis will be 29° till 28° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Saint Kitts and Nevis is based on the weather conditions in the city of Basseterre.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 17 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 1.0 mm 25% 2 m/s 9
Monday 18 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 1.5 mm 35% 4 m/s 6
Tuesday 19 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 5.1 mm 65% 6 m/s 6
Wednesday 20 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 2.1 mm 40% 8 m/s 9
Thursday 21 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 1.9 mm 40% 8 m/s 8
Friday 22 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0.6 mm 15% 9 m/s 7
Saturday 23 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 2.1 mm 40% 10 m/s 7

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 24 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0.2 mm 20% 9 m/s 8
Monday 25 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 0 mm 0% 8 m/s 3
Tuesday 26 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 0.3 mm 10% 6 m/s 2
Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 1.6 mm 35% 4 m/s 2
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 0.5 mm 15% 3 m/s 5
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0.8 mm 20% 5 m/s 2
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 2.2 mm 40% 6 m/s 5

Climate Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Kitts and Nevis has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Saint Kitts and Nevis is 27° degrees and there is about 323 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 123 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 29 28 27
Night temp. (°C) 26 25 25 26 27 28 28 28 28 28 27 26
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 11 12 15 18 37 17 22 36 46 45 43 21
Days with rain 12 11 14 14 18 11 14 16 18 18 17 16
Dry days 19 17 17 16 13 19 17 15 12 13 13 15
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 9 9 11 11 11 11 11 11 7 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 4
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Climate data from city: Basseterre

Saint Kitts and Nevis weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Saint Kitts and Nevis?

Saint Kitts and Nevis lies in a straight line about 13,960 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Basseterre).

How long is the flight to Saint Kitts and Nevis?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Saint Kitts and Nevis is approximately 17 h. 40 min.

What are the largest airports in Saint Kitts and Nevis?

These are the largest airports in Saint Kitts and Nevis:

  • Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport – Basseterre
  • Vance W. Amory International Airport – Charlestown

How many inhabitants are there in Saint Kitts and Nevis?

Saint Kitts and Nevis has approximately 46,204 inhabitants.

How big is Saint Kitts and Nevis?

The area of Saint Kitts and Nevis is around 261 km². It is 1027x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Saint Kitts and Nevis?

The capital of Saint Kitts and Nevis is Basseterre.

What is the currency of Saint Kitts and Nevis?

In Saint Kitts and Nevis the East Caribbean dollar (XCD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 17 October 2021

  • 1 East Caribbean dollar = 1.87 New Zealand dollar
  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 0.54 East Caribbean dollar
  • 10 East Caribbean dollar = 18.69 New Zealand dollar
  • 10 New Zealand dollar = 5.35 East Caribbean dollar
  • 100 East Caribbean dollar = 186.88 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 53.51 East Caribbean dollar

What is the area code of Saint Kitts and Nevis?

The area code to call Saint Kitts and Nevis is +1809.