Best time to visit, weather and climate Dominica

Best time to visit Dominica

The best time to visit Dominica is from january until december, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in Dominica is 29°C in july and the lowest is 27°C in january.

The average climate figure for Dominica is an 8,8. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

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



Climate Dominica per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C
33
mm
21
mm
21
mm
45
mm
58
mm
36
mm
57
mm
77
mm
82
mm
88
mm
80
mm
41
mm

Climate Dominica

Dominica has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Dominica is 28° degrees and there is about 640 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 44 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Dominica

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C
Night 26°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 27°C
Precip 33
mm
21
mm
21
mm
45
mm
58
mm
36
mm
57
mm
77
mm
82
mm
88
mm
80
mm
41
mm
Rain
days
22 18 17 20 22 19 22 20 21 23 22 23
Dry
days
9 10 14 10 9 11 9 11 9 8 8 8
Sun hours
per day
7 9 9 11 11 10 11 11 11 8 7 7
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
 


Climate Dominica january

On average, it is maximum 27° in january in Dominica and at least around 26° degrees. In january there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 33 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Dominica.

Climate Dominica february

On average, it is maximum 27° in february in Dominica and at least around 25° degrees. In february there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Dominica.

Climate Dominica march

On average, it is maximum 27° in march in Dominica and at least around 26° degrees. In march there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in Dominica.

Climate Dominica april

On average, it is maximum 27° in april in Dominica and at least around 26° degrees. In april there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 45 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Dominica.

Climate Dominica may

On average, it is maximum 28° in may in Dominica and at least around 27° degrees. In may there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 58 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Dominica.

Climate Dominica june

On average, it is maximum 28° in june in Dominica and at least around 28° degrees. In june there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 36 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Dominica.

Climate Dominica july

On average, it is maximum 29° in july in Dominica and at least around 28° degrees. In july there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 57 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Dominica.

Climate Dominica august

On average, it is maximum 29° in august in Dominica and at least around 28° degrees. In august there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 77 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Dominica.

Climate Dominica september

On average, it is maximum 29° in september in Dominica and at least around 28° degrees. In september there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 82 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Dominica.

Climate Dominica october

On average, it is maximum 29° in october in Dominica and at least around 28° degrees. In october there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 88 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Dominica.

Climate Dominica november

On average, it is maximum 28° in november in Dominica and at least around 27° degrees. In november there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 80 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Dominica.

Climate Dominica december

On average, it is maximum 28° in december in Dominica and at least around 27° degrees. In december there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Dominica.

14 day weather forecast Dominica

The weather for Roseau in Dominica will be around 30° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Dominica is based on the weather in Roseau.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Th
1 Oct
Bewolkt 30°C 28°C 30°C 1.4 mm 30% 8m/s 3
Th
1 Oct
Bewolkt 30°C 28°C 30°C 1.4 mm 30% 8m/s 3
Fr
2 Oct
Bewolkt 30°C 28°C 30°C 1.3 mm 30% 6m/s 6
Fr
2 Oct
Bewolkt 30°C 28°C 30°C 1.3 mm 30% 6m/s 6
Sa
3 Oct
Bewolkt 30°C 28°C 30°C 4.1 mm 60% 4m/s 6
Sa
3 Oct
Bewolkt 30°C 28°C 30°C 4.1 mm 60% 4m/s 6
Su
4 Oct
Lichte regen 30°C 27°C 30°C 7.6 mm 70% 4m/s 8

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Su
4 Oct
Lichte regen 30°C 27°C 30°C 7.6 mm 70% 4m/s 8
Mo
5 Oct
Licht bewolkt 30°C 28°C 30°C 3.4 mm 55% 4m/s 9
Mo
5 Oct
Licht bewolkt 30°C 28°C 30°C 3.4 mm 55% 4m/s 9
Tu
6 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 29°C 28°C 30°C 2.8 mm 50% 4m/s 3
Tu
6 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 29°C 28°C 30°C 2.8 mm 50% 4m/s 3
We
7 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 30°C 28°C 30°C 4.9 mm 60% 5m/s 2
We
7 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 30°C 28°C 30°C 4.9 mm 60% 5m/s 2

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Flight tickets to Dominica

Dominica has 1 airport which you can fly to:

  • Douglas-Charles Airport
    Marigot

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About Dominica

Dominica is in the continental part Caribbean and the capital is Roseau. The total surface is only 754 km² with 148 km of coastline and the population consists of 71.293 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 323x smaller than United States. If you want to call Dominica you have to use +1809 or 001809 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +18095012457809 or 0018095012457809.

Dominica is in a straight line at 6.696 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 9 hours5.

Currency Dominica

In Dominica the East Caribbean dollar is used to pay.

Exchange rate East Caribbean dollar (XCD) 1 october 2020

1 East Caribbean dollar = 0,37 United States dollar
100 East Caribbean dollar = 37,00 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 2,70 East Caribbean dollar
100 United States dollar = 270,26 East Caribbean dollar

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Time difference Dominica

In Dominica it is now 03:57 o’clock at night on thursday 1 october 2020. That is equal to the time in United States. The time zone of Dominica is America/Dominica and the Greenwich time is UTC-04.

Vaccinations Dominica

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Dominica.

  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Gele koorts
  • ZIKA-virus