Santa Helena weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Santa Helena

The best time to visit in Santa Helena in Aruba is from January until December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Santa Helena is 29°C in August and the lowest is 27°C in January.

Santa Helena has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Santa Helena 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 Santa Helena by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 27 27 27 27 28 28 28 29 29 29 29 28
Precipitation (mm) 24 15 14 16 27 12 17 22 54 107 89 54

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14 day weather forecast Santa Helena

The weather for in Santa Helena will be around 29° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
1.1 mm 25% 10 m/s 9
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
0 mm 0% 9 m/s 9
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
2.3 mm 45% 7 m/s 9
Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
7.3 mm 70% 6 m/s 4
Thursday 30 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
7.6 mm 70% 7 m/s 8
Friday 1 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
15.1 mm 85% 7 m/s 2
Saturday 2 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
1.7 mm 35% 8 m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 3 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
11.7 mm 80% 8 m/s 2
Monday 4 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
3.3 mm 50% 7 m/s 8
Tuesday 5 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
8.2 mm 75% 7 m/s 2
Wednesday 6 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
29°
0.2 mm 20% 8 m/s 2
Thursday 7 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
1.1 mm 25% 9 m/s 3
Friday 8 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
11.3 mm 80% 7 m/s 7
Saturday 9 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
5.1 mm 65% 7 m/s 7

Climate Santa Helena

Santa Helena has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Santa Helena is 28° degrees and there is about 453 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 109 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Santa Helena

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 27 27 27 27 28 28 28 29 29 29 29 28
Night temp. (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 28 29 28 28 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 24 15 14 16 27 12 17 22 54 107 89 54
Days with rain 15 11 13 8 11 7 10 10 15 20 24 22
Dry days 16 17 18 22 20 23 21 21 15 11 6 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 9 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 5
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

Santa Helena weather by month

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

Santa Helena is located in Aruba. It lies in a straight line at 4,682 miles from London.

The coordinates of Santa Helena are:

  • Latitude: 12.516667
  • Longitude: -70.033333

The GPS coordinates are 12° 31' N, 70° 1' W

How long is the flight to Santa Helena?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Santa Helena is approximately 10 h. 30 min.

What are the nearest airports to Santa Helena?

These are the airports closests to Santa Helena:

  • Queen Beatrix International Airport (2 mi) – Oranjestad
  • Hato International Airport (76 mi) – Willemstad
  • José Leonardo Chirinos Airport (80 mi) – Coro

How big is Santa Helena?

The area of Santa Helena is around 576 mi².

What is the currency of Santa Helena?

In Santa Helena the Aruban florin (AWG) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 26 September 2021

  • 1 Aruban florin = 2.39 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.42 Aruban florin
  • 10 Aruban florin = 23.86 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 4.19 Aruban florin
  • 100 Aruban florin = 238.59 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 41.91 Aruban florin

What is the area code of Santa Helena?

The area code to call Santa Helena is +297.