Best time to visit, weather and climate Jamaica
Best time to visit Jamaica

Best time to visit Jamaica

The best time to visit Jamaica is from january until april, june until september and november and december, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Jamaica is 30°C in july and the lowest is 27°C in january. The weather and climate of Jamaica is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Jamaica is an 7,5. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Jamaica has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical rainforest climate and tropical monsoon climate. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Jamaica 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 Jamaica per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
27°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 28°C
54
mm
40
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58
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81
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150
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125
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117
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127
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134
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183
mm
106
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72
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14 day weather forecast Jamaica

14 day weather forecast Jamaica

The weather for Kingston in Jamaica will be 33° till 31° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Jamaica is based on the weather in Kingston.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Su
31 May
Gespreide bewolking 31°C 22°C 29°C 0.9 mm 25% 2m/s 10
Mo
1 Jun
Broken wolken 33°C 21°C 29°C 0.3 mm 10% 1m/s 5
Tu
2 Jun
Regen 32°C 22°C 29°C 5.4 mm 65% 1m/s 10
We
3 Jun
Bewolkt 32°C 22°C 29°C 1.1 mm 25% 2m/s 5
Th
4 Jun
Bewolkt 32°C 23°C 29°C 0.9 mm 25% 3m/s 4
Fr
5 Jun
Bewolkt 33°C 23°C 29°C 0.4 mm 10% 3m/s 3
Sa
6 Jun
Bewolkt 32°C 24°C 29°C 0.2 mm 20% 3m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Su
7 Jun
Bewolkt 32°C 23°C 29°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 5
Mo
8 Jun
Regen 32°C 23°C 29°C 5.9 mm 65% 2m/s 6
Tu
9 Jun
Regen 31°C 23°C 29°C 5.8 mm 65% 2m/s 7
We
10 Jun
Bewolkt 31°C 22°C 29°C 1.6 mm 35% 1m/s 1
Th
11 Jun
Broken wolken 31°C 21°C 29°C 0.6 mm 15% 2m/s 1
Fr
12 Jun
Bewolkt 31°C 22°C 29°C 0 mm 0% 1m/s 1
Sa
13 Jun
Bewolkt 30°C 22°C 29°C 0.3 mm 10% 1m/s 1
Climate Jamaica

Climate Jamaica


Climate Jamaica per Month

Climate Jamaica per Month

Jamaica has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical rainforest climate and tropical monsoon climate. The average annual temperature for Jamaica is 29° degrees and there is about 1246 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 21 days a year with an average humidity of 81% and an UV-index of 7.

 
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 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 28°C
Night 22°C 21°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 22°C
Precip 54
mm
40
mm
58
mm
81
mm
150
mm
125
mm
117
mm
127
mm
134
mm
183
mm
106
mm
72
mm
Rain
days
24 21 25 24 28 26 25 27 27 29 26 25
Dry
days
7 7 6 6 3 4 6 4 3 2 4 6
Sun hours
per day
7 9 9 11 11 10 11 11 11 7 7 6
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6
 

Climate Jamaica january

On average, it is maximum 27° in january in Jamaica and at least around 22° degrees. In january there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 54 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Jamaica.

Climate Jamaica february

On average, it is maximum 27° in february in Jamaica and at least around 21° degrees. In february there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 40 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Jamaica.

Climate Jamaica march

On average, it is maximum 28° in march in Jamaica and at least around 22° degrees. In march there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 58 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Jamaica.

Climate Jamaica april

On average, it is maximum 28° in april in Jamaica and at least around 22° degrees. In april there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 81 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Jamaica.

Climate Jamaica may

On average, it is maximum 29° in may in Jamaica and at least around 23° degrees. In may there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 150 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in Jamaica.

Climate Jamaica june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in Jamaica and at least around 24° degrees. In june there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 125 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Jamaica.

Climate Jamaica july

On average, it is maximum 30° in july in Jamaica and at least around 24° degrees. In july there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 117 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Jamaica.

Climate Jamaica august

On average, it is maximum 30° in august in Jamaica and at least around 24° degrees. In august there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 127 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Jamaica.

Climate Jamaica september

On average, it is maximum 30° in september in Jamaica and at least around 24° degrees. In september there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 134 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in Jamaica.

Climate Jamaica october

On average, it is maximum 29° in october in Jamaica and at least around 24° degrees. In october there are 29 days of rainfall with a total of 183 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in Jamaica.

Climate Jamaica november

On average, it is maximum 29° in november in Jamaica and at least around 23° degrees. In november there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 106 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Jamaica.

Climate Jamaica december

On average, it is maximum 28° in december in Jamaica and at least around 22° degrees. In december there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 72 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Jamaica.

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Vacation Jamaica

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Accommodations Jamaica

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Flight tickets Jamaica

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About Jamaica

About Jamaica

Jamaica is in the continental part Caribbean and the capital is Kingston. The total surface is 10.990 km² with 1.022 km of coastline and the population consists of 2.728.864 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 22x smaller than United States. If you want to call Jamaica you have to use +1876 or 001876 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 +18765012457809 or 0018765012457809.

Jamaica is in a straight line at 7.561 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 10 hours5.

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Time difference Jamaica

In Jamaica it is now 02:37 o’clock at night on sunday 31 may 2020. That is 1 hour earlier than in United States. The time zone of Jamaica is America/Jamaica and the Greenwich time is UTC-05.

Currency Jamaica

Currency Jamaica

In Jamaica the Jamaican dollar is used to pay.

Exchange rate Jamaican dollar (JMD) 31 may 2020

1 Jamaican dollar = 0,01 United States dollar
100 Jamaican dollar = 0,69 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 143,93 Jamaican dollar
100 United States dollar = 14.393,28 Jamaican 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:

MasterCard ATM Hunter
Download Android
Download Apple

MasterCard Nearby
Download Android
Download Apple

Vaccinations Jamaica

Vaccinations Jamaica

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 Jamaica.

  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis B
  • ZIKA-virus