Dominica
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Dominica

The best time to visit Dominica is January through December. In this period you have a warm temperature and little precipitation. On the island of Dominica, the warmest month is August with 84°F and the coldest is January with 80°F.

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

Climate Dominica by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 80 80 80 81 82 83 83 84 84 84 83 81
Precipitation (inch) 13 8 8 18 23 14 22 30 32 35 31 16

Weather data from: Roseau




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Dominica weather

The weather for Dominica over the next 14 days will be 82°F till 90° with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain. The water temperature will be 84°F.

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

5-day weather forecast Dominica

Weather
Max/min
Water
Rain
Wind
Thursday
6 october
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90°F
81°F
84°F
1.9 in
10 m/s
Friday
7 october
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82°F
81°F
84°F
0.7 in
7 m/s
Saturday
8 october
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84°F
81°F
84°F
0.5 in
5 m/s
Sunday
9 october
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82°F
81°F
84°F
0.8 in
5 m/s
Monday
10 october
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82°F
81°F
84°F
0.9 in
5 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Dominica


Climate Dominica

Dominica has a tropical rainforest climate. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Dominica is 53° degrees and there is about 252 inch 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.

Dominica

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 80 80 80 81 82 83 83 84 84 84 83 81
Night temp. (°F) 79 78 78 79 81 82 82 82 83 82 81 80
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 13 8 8 18 23 14 22 30 32 35 31 16
Days with rain 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
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 9 11 11 10 11 11 11 8 7 7
Wind force (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

Weather data from: Roseau

Dominica weather by month

What is the average Dominica 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 Dominica?

Dominica lies in a straight line about 1,905 miles from United States (New York → Roseau).

How long is the flight to Dominica?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Dominica is approximately 8 h. 20 min.

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What are the largest airports in Dominica?

These are the largest airports in Dominica:

  • Douglas-Charles Airport (DOM) in Marigot
  • Canefield Airport (DCF)

How many inhabitants does Dominica have?

Dominica has 71,293 inhabitants.

How big is Dominica?

The surface area of Dominica is 469 mi². It is 520x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of Dominica?

The capital of Dominica is Roseau.

What is the currency of Dominica?

In Dominica, the East Caribbean dollar (XCD) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 6 October 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 2.70 East Caribbean dollar
  • 1 East Caribbean dollar = 0.37 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 270.26 East Caribbean dollar
  • 100 East Caribbean dollar = 37.00 US dollar

What is the area code of Dominica?

The area code to call Dominica is +1809.