French Guiana

Best time to go to, climate and weather French Guiana

Best time to go to French Guiana

Best time to go to French Guiana

The best time to go to French Guiana is from august until november, in which you have a hot temperature and barely till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in French Guiana is 34° in august and the lowest is 29° in february.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in French Guiana or when most rain or snow falls, you can find it quickly below. That way you are well prepared.

Best time to visit and climate French Guiana

Climate data from: Cayenne
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
30° 29° 30° 30° 31° 32° 33° 34° 34° 34° 33° 31°
MM
rain
357 mm 423 mm 326 mm 330 mm 421 mm 258 mm 169 mm 93 mm 32 mm 44 mm 60 mm 327 mm
Holiday French Guiana

Holiday French Guiana

Hotels and apartments in French Guiana

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Climate French Guiana

Climate French Guiana

Climate French Guiana per Month
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French Guiana there is the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. The average annual temperature for French Guiana is 32° degrees and there is 2841 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 36 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 6.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
30° 29° 30° 30° 31° 32° 33° 34° 34° 34° 33° 31°
Night
min °C
24° 24° 24° 24° 24° 23° 23° 23° 23° 24° 24° 24°
MM
rain
357 mm 423 mm 326 mm 330 mm 421 mm 258 mm 169 mm 93 mm 32 mm 44 mm 60 mm 327 mm
Rain
days
31 28 31 29 30 28 28 21 13 14 19 28
Dry
days
0 0 0 1 1 2 3 10 17 17 11 3
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 6
 

Climate French Guiana january

On average, it is maximum 30° in january in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In january there are 31 days of rainfall with a total of 357 mm

Climate French Guiana february

On average, it is maximum 29° in february in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In february there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 423 mm

Climate French Guiana march

On average, it is maximum 30° in march in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In march there are 31 days of rainfall with a total of 326 mm

Climate French Guiana april

On average, it is maximum 30° in april in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In april there are 29 days of rainfall with a total of 330 mm and the it will be dry 1 day this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana may

On average, it is maximum 31° in may in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In may there are 30 days of rainfall with a total of 421 mm and the it will be dry 1 day this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana june

On average, it is maximum 32° in june in French Guiana and at least around 23° degrees. In june there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 258 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana july

On average, it is maximum 33° in july in French Guiana and at least around 23° degrees. In july there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 169 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana august

On average, it is maximum 34° in august in French Guiana and at least around 23° degrees. In august there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 93 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana september

On average, it is maximum 34° in september in French Guiana and at least around 23° degrees. In september there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana october

On average, it is maximum 34° in october in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In october there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 44 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana november

On average, it is maximum 33° in november in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In november there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 60 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in French Guiana.

Climate French Guiana december

On average, it is maximum 31° in december in French Guiana and at least around 24° degrees. In december there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 327 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in French Guiana.

14 day weather forecast French Guiana

14 day weather forecast French Guiana

The weather for Cayenne in French Guiana will be 30° till 29° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or a quite a few rain.

Weather forecast this week
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Fr
19 Apr
Sa
20 Apr
Su
21 Apr
Mo
22 Apr
Tu
23 Apr
We
24 Apr
Th
25 Apr
  Broken wolken Bewolkt Bewolkt Onweer met regen Onweer met regen Bewolkt Bewolkt
Max (°C) 30° 30° 28° 28° 30° 30° 29°
Min (°C) 25° 25° 25° 24° 25° 25° 25°
Rainfall (mm) 4.9
mm
2.3
mm
2.6
mm
10.0
mm
12.6
mm
1.3
mm
1.4
mm
Rainfall (%) 50% 30% 35% 65% 70% 20% 20%
UV-index
UV-index 5 6 4 4 7 7 4

Weather forecast next week
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Fr
26 Apr
Sa
27 Apr
Su
28 Apr
Mo
29 Apr
Tu
30 Apr
We
1 May
Th
2 May
  Bewolkt Broken wolken Bewolkt Broken wolken Bewolkt Bewolkt Onweer met regen
Max (°C) 29° 29° 29° 28° 28° 29° 27°
Min (°C) 25° 25° 25° 26° 26° 25° 26°
Rainfall (mm) 1.0
mm
1.0
mm
1.2
mm
1.8
mm
1.9
mm
2.4
mm
16.0
mm
Rainfall (%) 15% 15% 20% 25% 25% 30% 75%
UV-index
UV-index 6 4 2 3 2 2 2
About French Guiana

About French Guiana

French Guiana is in the continental part Zuid-Amerika and the capital is Cayenne. It is 83.534 km² and has a population of 281.612. In terms of area, the country is 3x as small as United Kingdom. If you want to call French Guiana you have to use +594 or 00594 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 +5945012457809 or 005945012457809.

French Guiana is in a straight line at 7.052 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 9 hour and 05 min.

Time difference French Guiana

Time difference French Guiana

In French Guiana it is now 11:37 hour in the morning on friday 19 april 2019. That is 5 hour earlier than in United Kingdom. The time zone of French Guiana is America/Cayenne and the Greenwich time is UTC-03.

Currency French Guiana

Currency French Guiana

In French Guiana the Europese Euro is used to pay.

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

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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.

Vaccinations French Guiana

Vaccinations French Guiana

Mandatory vaccinations

  • Gele koorts

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 French Guiana.

  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • RabiĆ«s
  • ZIKA-virus