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Best Time to Visit Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in 2024 for beaches, sailing, diving. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Weather Guide

Best Time to Visit Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

  • Optimal: December to April (dry season, less humidity, and cooler temperatures).
  • For beaches: February to April have the best conditions.
  • Other favorable months: May, June, and November.

Geography facts

  • Location: Caribbean, between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean.
  • Area: 389 km² (344 km² land, 45 km² water).
  • Borders: No land borders, maritime borders with Saint Lucia, Barbados, and Grenada.
  • Landscape: Volcanic origin with a lush, tropical landscape. Highest point: La Soufrière volcano at 1,234 meters (4,049 feet).

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is a stunning archipelago of 32 islands and cays, with nine inhabited islands. The country’s main island, Saint Vincent, is home to the capital city, Kingstown. The Grenadines offer some of the best sailing, diving, and snorkeling experiences in the Caribbean.

Climate

  • Coastal: Tropical, with a wet season from June to November and a dry season from December to May.
  • Mountains: Higher elevations are cooler and receive more rainfall.
The daily average high (red line) and low (blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted lines are the corresponding average perceived temperatures. (c) weatherspark.com

Monthly Weather Snapshot

January

  • Weather: Pleasantly warm and dry.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +27°C (81°F), Night: +22°C (72°F).
  • Rainfall: About 90 mm, generally sunny with few rainy days.
  • Sea temperature: +27°C (81°F), ideal for swimming and water activities.

February

  • Weather: Continued dry season.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +28°C (82°F), Night: +22°C (72°F).
  • Rainfall: Approximately 80 mm.
  • Sea temperature: +27°C (81°F), excellent for beach days.
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (c) shutterstock

March

  • Weather: Stable and warm.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +28°C (82°F), Night: +23°C (73°F).
  • Rainfall: Around 70 mm, minimal rain.
  • Sea temperature: +28°C (82°F), perfect for diving and snorkeling.

April

  • Weather: End of dry season, still favorable.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +29°C (84°F), Night: +23°C (73°F).
  • Rainfall: About 75 mm.
  • Sea temperature: +28°C (82°F).

May

  • Weather: Transition to wet season.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +30°C (86°F), Night: +24°C (75°F).
  • Rainfall: 100 mm, occasional showers.
  • Sea temperature: +28°C (82°F).

June

  • Weather: Start of wet season.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +30°C (86°F), Night: +25°C (77°F).
  • Rainfall: Around 150 mm, higher humidity.
  • Sea temperature: +28°C (82°F).

The average hourly temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight. (c) weatherspark.com

July

  • Weather: Warm and wet.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +30°C (86°F), Night: +25°C (77°F).
  • Rainfall: Approximately 160 mm.
  • Sea temperature: +28°C (82°F).

August

  • Weather: Peak of wet season.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +31°C (88°F), Night: +25°C (77°F).
  • Rainfall: About 180 mm, frequent rains.
  • Sea temperature: +29°C (84°F).

September

  • Weather: Continued wet season.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +31°C (88°F), Night: +25°C (77°F).
  • Rainfall: Around 200 mm.
  • Sea temperature: +29°C (84°F).
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (c) hotel-addict.com

October

  • Weather: Gradual decrease in rainfall.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +31°C (88°F), Night: +25°C (77°F).
  • Rainfall: 180 mm.
  • Sea temperature: +29°C (84°F).

November

  • Weather: End of wet season.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +30°C (86°F), Night: +24°C (75°F).
  • Rainfall: Approximately 140 mm.
  • Sea temperature: +28°C (82°F).

December

  • Weather: Beginning of dry season.
  • Temperatures: Daytime: +29°C (84°F), Night: +24°C (75°F).
  • Rainfall: Around 100 mm.
  • Sea temperature: +28°C (82°F).

Visiting Saint Vincent and the Grenadines offers a range of activities from relaxing on pristine beaches to exploring underwater worlds through diving and snorkeling. The best time to visit is during the dry season, ensuring sunny days and pleasant temperatures. Each month presents unique weather conditions, making this Caribbean paradise an excellent year-round destination.

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