Bahamas
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Bahamas

The best time to visit Bahamas is January through December. In this period you have a warm temperature and little precipitation. On the island of Bahamas, the warmest month is August with 85°F and the coldest is January with 74°F.

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In the table below you can quickly find the monthly average weather in Bahamas, the monthly temperature or when it rains the most. Monthly averages are based on weather data from the last 30 years.

Climate Bahamas by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 74 74 74 77 79 82 84 85 84 82 78 76
Precipitation (inch) 10 9 12 12 20 24 21 27 28 31 15 9

Weather data from: Nassau




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Bahamas weather

The weather for Bahamas over the next 14 days will be 81°F till 86° with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain. The water temperature will be 86°F.

The weather forecast for Bahamas is based on the weather in Nassau.

5-day weather forecast Bahamas

Weather
Max/min
Water
Rain
Wind
Tuesday
4 october
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86°F
81°F
86°F
0.5 in
6 m/s
Wednesday
5 october
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81°F
81°F
86°F
1.5 in
5 m/s
Thursday
6 october
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81°F
79°F
86°F
2.2 in
9 m/s
Friday
7 october
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81°F
81°F
86°F
0.5 in
9 m/s
Saturday
8 october
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82°F
81°F
86°F
4.3 in
9 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Bahamas


Climate Bahamas

Bahamas has a tropical savanna climate. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Bahamas is 50° degrees and there is about 217 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 134 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 7.

Bahamas

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 74 74 74 77 79 82 84 85 84 82 78 76
Night temp. (°F) 71 72 71 75 78 81 83 83 83 80 76 74
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 10 9 12 12 20 24 21 27 28 31 15 9
Days with rain 13 11 12 12 13 17 18 19 20 19 15 13
Dry days 18 17 19 18 18 13 13 12 10 12 15 18
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 8 8 11 11 11 11 11 10 6 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 4 3 3 4 3 4 4 4
UV-index 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6

Weather data from: Nassau

Bahamas weather by month

What is the average Bahamas weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Bahamas?

Bahamas lies in a straight line about 1,101 miles from United States (New York → Nassau).

How long is the flight to Bahamas?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Bahamas is approximately 6 h. 20 min.

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What are the largest airports in Bahamas?

These are the largest airports in Bahamas:

  • Lynden Pindling International Airport (NAS) in Nassau
  • Grand Bahama International Airport (FPO) in Freeport City
  • Leonard M Thompson International Airport (MHH) in Marsh Harbour
  • Spring Point Airport (AXP) in Spring Point
  • Arthur's Town Airport (ATC) in Arthur’s Town
  • Colonel Hill Airport (CRI) in Colonel Hill
  • Exuma International Airport (GGT) in George Town
  • Inagua Airport (IGA) in Matthew Town
  • Deadman's Cay Airport (LGI) in Deadman’s Cay
  • Stella Maris Airport (SML) in Stella Maris

How many inhabitants does Bahamas have?

Bahamas has 382,460 inhabitants.

How big is Bahamas?

The surface area of Bahamas is 8,662 mi². It is 28x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of Bahamas?

The capital of Bahamas is Nassau.

What is the currency of Bahamas?

In Bahamas, the Bahamian dollar (BSD) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 4 October 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 1.00 Bahamian dollar
  • 1 Bahamian dollar = 1.00 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 99.67 Bahamian dollar
  • 100 Bahamian dollar = 100.33 US dollar

What is the area code of Bahamas?

The area code to call Bahamas is +1809.