Sint Maarten
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Sint Maarten

The best time to visit Sint Maarten is January through September and November and December. In this period you have a warm temperature and little precipitation. On the island of Sint Maarten, the warmest month is August with 84°F and the coldest is January with 79°F.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather per month in Sint Maarten, the monthly temperatures or the most rain. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Sint Maarten by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 79 79 79 79 81 82 83 84 84 84 82 80
Precipitation (inch) 9 7 9 17 32 21 28 37 38 42 37 16

Weather data from: Philipsburg




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Sint Maarten weather

The weather for Sint Maarten over the next 14 days will be 82° with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Sint Maarten is based on the weather in Philipsburg.

5-day weather forecast Sint Maarten

Weather
Max/min
Rain
Wind
Sunday
25 september
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82°F
82°F
0.7 in
8 m/s
Monday
26 september
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82°F
82°F
1.6 in
8 m/s
Tuesday
27 september
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82°F
82°F
0.8 in
8 m/s
Wednesday
28 september
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82°F
82°F
0.8 in
8 m/s
Thursday
29 september
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82°F
81°F
1.1 in
8 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Sint Maarten


Climate Sint Maarten

Sint Maarten has a tropical savanna climate. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Sint Maarten is 52° degrees and there is about 292 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 68 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 7.

Sint Maarten

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 79 79 79 79 81 82 83 84 84 84 82 80
Night temp. (°F) 77 77 77 78 80 81 82 82 83 82 81 79
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 9 7 9 17 32 21 28 37 38 42 37 16
Days with rain 17 14 15 18 23 19 24 24 21 23 23 21
Dry days 14 14 16 12 8 11 7 7 9 8 7 10
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 9 9 11 11 11 11 11 10 7 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 4
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

Weather data from: Philipsburg

Sint Maarten weather by month

What is the average Sint Maarten 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 Sint Maarten?

Sint Maarten lies in a straight line about 1,697 miles from United States (New York → Philipsburg).

How long is the flight to Sint Maarten?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Sint Maarten is approximately 8 hours.

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What are the largest airports in Sint Maarten?

These are the largest airports in Sint Maarten:

  • Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM)

How many inhabitants does Sint Maarten have?

Sint Maarten has 39,410 inhabitants.

How big is Sint Maarten?

The surface area of Sint Maarten is 23 mi². It is 10596x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of Sint Maarten?

The capital of Sint Maarten is Philipsburg.

What is the currency of Sint Maarten?

In Sint Maarten, the Netherlands Antillean guilder (ANG) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 25 September 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 1.79 Netherlands Antillean guilder
  • 1 Netherlands Antillean guilder = 0.56 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 178.91 Netherlands Antillean guilder
  • 100 Netherlands Antillean guilder = 55.89 US dollar

What is the area code of Sint Maarten?

The area code to call Sint Maarten is +1-721.