Charlestown weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Charlestown

The best time to visit in Charlestown in Saint Kitts and Nevis is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Charlestown is 29°C in August and the lowest is 26°C in January.

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

Average weather Charlestown by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 29 28 27
Precipitation (mm) 26 25 27 40 70 36 48 66 89 100 89 52

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14 day weather forecast Charlestown

The weather for in Charlestown will be around 28° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 0.1 mm 20% 5 m/s 4
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 0.5 mm 15% 4 m/s 3
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 1.4 mm 30% 5 m/s 8
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 2.2 mm 40% 6 m/s 8
Sunday 31 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 3.0 mm 50% 7 m/s 8
Monday 1 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 1.4 mm 30% 7 m/s 8
Tuesday 2 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 2.4 mm 45% 6 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 3 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 4.0 mm 55% 5 m/s 2
Thursday 4 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 3.8 mm 55% 6 m/s 2
Friday 5 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0.1 mm 20% 7 m/s 2
Saturday 6 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 0.3 mm 10% 6 m/s 2
Sunday 7 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 0.3 mm 10% 5 m/s 5
Monday 8 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 1.4 mm 30% 7 m/s 5
Tuesday 9 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 0.6 mm 15% 8 m/s 4

Climate Charlestown

Charlestown has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Charlestown is 27° degrees and there is about 667 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 55 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Charlestown

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 29 28 27
Night temp. (°C) 26 25 25 26 27 28 28 28 28 28 27 26
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 26 25 27 40 70 36 48 66 89 100 89 52
Days with rain 20 19 19 20 23 17 19 20 21 24 24 24
Dry days 11 9 12 10 8 13 12 11 9 7 6 7
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 9 9 11 11 11 11 11 11 7 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

Charlestown weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Charlestown? 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 Charlestown?

Charlestown is located in Saint Kitts and Nevis. It lies in a straight line at 2,840 km from New York.

The coordinates of Charlestown are:

  • Latitude: 17.133333
  • Longitude: -62.616667

The GPS coordinates are 17° 7' N, 62° 37' W

How long is the flight to Charlestown?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Charlestown is approximately 8 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Charlestown?

These are the airports closests to Charlestown:

  • Vance W. Amory International Airport (9 km) – Charlestown
  • Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport (23 km) – Basseterre
  • Gustaf III Airport (89 km) – Gustavia

How big is Charlestown?

The area of Charlestown is around 187 km².

What is the currency of Charlestown?

In Charlestown the East Caribbean dollar (XCD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 27 October 2021

  • 1 East Caribbean dollar = 2.70 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.37 East Caribbean dollar
  • 10 East Caribbean dollar = 27.03 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 3.70 East Caribbean dollar
  • 100 East Caribbean dollar = 270.26 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 37.00 East Caribbean dollar

What is the area code of Charlestown?

The area code to call Charlestown is +1809.