Suriname
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Suriname

To go to Suriname, the best time to visit is January through April and June through December. In this period you have a warm temperature and little precipitation. In Suriname, September is the warmest month with 89°F and the most cold month is 83°F in January.

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In the table below you can quickly see the average weather by month in Suriname, the monthly temperatures or when the precipitation is the highest. Average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Suriname by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 83 83 84 84 84 85 86 88 89 89 88 85
Precipitation (inch) 30 35 28 35 45 38 27 21 12 13 28 39

Weather data from: Paramaribo




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Suriname weather

The weather for Suriname over the next 14 days will be 88°F till 91° with several days chance of light rain showers. The water temperature will be 77°F.

The weather forecast for Suriname is based on the weather in Paramaribo.

5-day weather forecast Suriname

Weather
Max/min
Water
Rain
Wind
Wednesday
5 october
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91°F
75°F
77°F
1.5 in
4 m/s
Thursday
6 october
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91°F
73°F
77°F
0.3 in
5 m/s
Friday
7 october
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91°F
75°F
77°F
0 in
6 m/s
Saturday
8 october
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91°F
75°F
77°F
0 in
5 m/s
Sunday
9 october
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90°F
77°F
77°F
0.1 in
5 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Suriname


Climate Suriname

Suriname has a tropical monsoon climate. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for Suriname is 56° degrees and there is about 350 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 76 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 7.

Suriname

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 83 83 84 84 84 85 86 88 89 89 88 85
Night temp. (°F) 75 75 76 76 77 76 76 76 77 77 77 76
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 30 35 28 35 45 38 27 21 12 13 28 39
Days with rain 25 24 26 24 28 25 20 15 12 14 19 26
Dry days 6 4 5 6 3 5 11 16 18 17 11 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 7 7 7 8 9 9 10 10 10 9 8
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 7 7 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6

Weather data from: Paramaribo

Suriname weather by month

What is the average Suriname 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 Suriname?

Suriname lies in a straight line about 2,777 miles from United States (New York → Paramaribo).

How long is the flight to Suriname?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Suriname is approximately 10 hours.

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What are the largest airports in Suriname?

These are the largest airports in Suriname:

  • Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport (PBM)

How many inhabitants does Suriname have?

Suriname has 541,638 inhabitants.

How big is Suriname?

The surface area of Suriname is 101,456 mi². It is 2,5x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of Suriname?

The capital of Suriname is Paramaribo.

What is the currency of Suriname?

In Suriname, the Surinamese dollar (SRD) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 5 October 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 14.15 Surinamese dollar
  • 1 Surinamese dollar = 0.071 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 1,415.40 Surinamese dollar
  • 100 Surinamese dollar = 7.07 US dollar

What is the area code of Suriname?

The area code to call Suriname is +597.