Freetown weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Freetown

The best time to visit in Freetown in Antigua and Barbuda is from January until July and November and December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Freetown is 31°C in July and the lowest is 27°C in February.

Freetown has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Freetown 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 Freetown by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 28 27 27 28 29 30 31 31 31 31 30 29
Precipitation (mm) 63 44 47 91 138 91 122 171 194 175 135 105

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14 day weather forecast Freetown

The weather for in Freetown will be 28° till 27° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Saturday 4 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
1.6 mm 35% 7 m/s 1
Sunday 5 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
2.6 mm 45% 9 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
1.2 mm 30% 9 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
1.8 mm 35% 9 m/s 2
Wednesday 8 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
2.4 mm 45% 9 m/s 2
Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
2.6 mm 45% 9 m/s 2
Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
2.1 mm 40% 9 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
3.6 mm 55% 10 m/s 2
Sunday 12 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
7.7 mm 70% 10 m/s 2
Monday 13 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
2.7 mm 45% 9 m/s 2
Tuesday 14 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
4.1 mm 60% 7 m/s 2
Wednesday 15 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
1.7 mm 35% 7 m/s 2
Thursday 16 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
26°
0.9 mm 25% 7 m/s 2
Friday 17 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
4.0 mm 55% 8 m/s 2

Climate Freetown

Freetown has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Freetown is 29° degrees and there is about 1373 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 23 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Freetown

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 28 27 27 28 29 30 31 31 31 31 30 29
Night temp. (°C) 26 25 25 26 26 27 28 28 28 28 27 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 63 44 47 91 138 91 122 171 194 175 135 105
Days with rain 26 22 21 24 28 26 28 30 26 25 27 26
Dry days 5 6 10 6 3 4 3 1 4 6 3 5
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 9 10 10 10 10 10 10 8 6 7
Wind force (Bft) 5 4 4 4 4 4 5 4 4 4 4 4
UV-index 6 6 7 7 6 6 6 7 6 6 6 6

Freetown weather by month

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

Freetown is located in Antigua and Barbuda. It lies in a straight line at 4,087 miles from London.

The coordinates of Freetown are:

  • Latitude: 17.05
  • Longitude: -61.7

The GPS coordinates are 17° 3' N, 61° 42' W

How long is the flight to Freetown?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Freetown is approximately 9 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Freetown?

These are the airports closests to Freetown:

  • Pointe-à-Pitre Le Raizet (55 mi) – Pointe-à-Pitre
  • Vance W. Amory International Airport (60 mi) – Charlestown
  • Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport (70 mi) – Basseterre

How big is Freetown?

The area of Freetown is around 46 mi².

What is the currency of Freetown?

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

Exchange rates on 4 December 2021

  • 1 East Caribbean dollar = 3.58 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.28 East Caribbean dollar
  • 10 East Caribbean dollar = 35.82 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 2.79 East Caribbean dollar
  • 100 East Caribbean dollar = 358.23 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 27.92 East Caribbean dollar

What is the area code of Freetown?

The area code to call Freetown is +1809.