Ocho Rios weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Ocho Rios

The best time to visit in Ocho Rios in Jamaica is from January until December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Ocho Rios is 30°C in August and the lowest is 27°C in January. The water temperature is between 28°C and 31°C.

Ocho Rios has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Ocho Rios 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 Ocho Rios by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 27 27 27 28 28 29 29 30 30 29 28 27
Water temp. (°C) 28 28 28 29 29 30 30 31 31 31 30 29
Precipitation (mm) 29 20 28 34 61 41 32 36 55 89 45 38

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14 day weather forecast Ocho Rios

The weather for in Ocho Rios will be 29° till 28° 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

Wednesday 20 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
22°
30° 4.4 mm 60% 1 m/s 4
Thursday 21 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
22°
30° 8.6 mm 75% 1 m/s 6
Friday 22 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
21°
30° 6.2 mm 65% 1 m/s 7
Saturday 23 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
21°
30° 6.0 mm 65% 1 m/s 5
Sunday 24 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
21°
30° 2.6 mm 45% 1 m/s 6
Monday 25 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
21°
30° 0.8 mm 20% 1 m/s 2
Tuesday 26 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
21°
30° 2.6 mm 45% 1 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
21°
30° 0.9 mm 25% 1 m/s 2
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
21°
30° 0.1 mm 20% 1 m/s 7
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
21°
30° 0.1 mm 20% 1 m/s 2
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
20°
30° 0.4 mm 10% 1 m/s 3
Sunday 31 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
20°
30° 2.8 mm 50% 1 m/s 6
Monday 1 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
20°
30° 0.7 mm 20% 2 m/s 4
Tuesday 2 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
20°
30° 0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 6

Climate Ocho Rios

Ocho Rios has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for Ocho Rios is 28° degrees and there is about 509 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 76 days a year with an average humidity of 78% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Ocho Rios

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 27 27 27 28 28 29 29 30 30 29 28 27
Night temp. (°C) 24 23 23 24 25 26 26 27 26 26 25 24
Water temp. (°C) 28 28 28 29 29 30 30 31 31 31 30 29
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 29 20 28 34 61 41 32 36 55 89 45 38
Days with rain 16 14 17 16 20 14 13 17 17 23 19 18
Dry days 15 14 14 14 11 16 18 14 13 8 11 13
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 9 11 12 12 12 12 12 7 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

Ocho Rios weather by month

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

Ocho Rios is located in Jamaica. It lies in a straight line at 4,674 miles from London.

The coordinates of Ocho Rios are:

  • Latitude: 18.407774
  • Longitude: -77.101074

The GPS coordinates are 18° 24' N, 77° 6' W

How long is the flight to Ocho Rios?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Ocho Rios is approximately 10 h. 30 min.

What are the nearest airports to Ocho Rios?

These are the airports closests to Ocho Rios:

  • Boscobel Aerodrome (9 mi) – Ocho Rios
  • Norman Manley International Airport (39 mi) – Kingston
  • Sangster International Airport (54 mi) – Montego Bay

How big is Ocho Rios?

The area of Ocho Rios is around 88 mi².

What is the currency of Ocho Rios?

In Ocho Rios the Jamaican dollar (JMD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 20 October 2021

  • 1 Jamaican dollar = 194.36 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.005 Jamaican dollar
  • 10 Jamaican dollar = 1,943.55 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 0.051 Jamaican dollar
  • 100 Jamaican dollar = 19,435.52 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 0.51 Jamaican dollar

What is the area code of Ocho Rios?

The area code to call Ocho Rios is +1876.