Fort-de-France weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Fort-de-France

The best time to visit in Fort-de-France in Martinique is from January until December, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Fort-de-France is 29°C in June and the lowest is 27°C in January. The water temperature is between 27°C and 30°C.

Fort-de-France has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Fort-de-France 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 Fort-de-France by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 27 27 27 28 28 29 29 29 29 29 29 28
Water temp. (°C) 28 28 27 28 29 29 29 30 30 29 29 28
Precipitation (mm) 28 18 20 37 37 30 50 64 69 74 78 36

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14 day weather forecast Fort-de-France

The weather for in Fort-de-France 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

Friday 3 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
25°
28° 2.8 mm 50% 5 m/s 1
Saturday 4 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
25°
28° 1.9 mm 40% 6 m/s 2
Sunday 5 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
28° 2.7 mm 45% 8 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
26°
28° 1.4 mm 30% 8 m/s 2
Tuesday 7 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
25°
28° 2.3 mm 45% 7 m/s 1
Wednesday 8 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
28° 2.7 mm 45% 7 m/s 2
Thursday 9 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
25°
28° 2.1 mm 40% 6 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Friday 10 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
25°
28° 4.1 mm 60% 7 m/s 2
Saturday 11 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
28° 3.9 mm 55% 7 m/s 2
Sunday 12 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
28° 3.2 mm 50% 7 m/s 2
Monday 13 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
28° 9.1 mm 75% 7 m/s 2
Tuesday 14 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
28° 9.1 mm 75% 7 m/s 2
Wednesday 15 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
25°
28° 4.9 mm 60% 8 m/s 2
Thursday 16 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
28° 6.6 mm 70% 7 m/s 2

Climate Fort-de-France

Fort-de-France has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Fort-de-France is 28° degrees and there is about 541 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 46 days a year with an average humidity of 75% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Fort-de-France

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 27 27 27 28 28 29 29 29 29 29 29 28
Night temp. (°C) 26 25 25 26 27 27 27 28 28 28 27 26
Water temp. (°C) 28 28 27 28 29 29 29 30 30 29 29 28
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 28 18 20 37 37 30 50 64 69 74 78 36
Days with rain 21 16 16 17 20 18 21 23 20 22 23 20
Dry days 10 12 15 13 11 12 10 8 10 9 7 11
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 9 11 11 10 10 11 11 9 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 4
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

Fort-de-France weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Fort-de-France? 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 Fort-de-France?

Fort-de-France is located in Martinique. It lies in a straight line at 4,192 miles from London.

The coordinates of Fort-de-France are:

  • Latitude: 14.605202
  • Longitude: -61.075427

The GPS coordinates are 14° 36' N, 61° 4' W

How long is the flight to Fort-de-France?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Fort-de-France is approximately 9 h. 20 min.

What are the nearest airports to Fort-de-France?

These are the airports closests to Fort-de-France:

  • Martinique Aimé Césaire International Airport (5 mi) – Fort-de-France
  • George F. L. Charles Airport (41 mi) – Castries
  • Hewanorra International Airport (61 mi) – Vieux Fort

How many inhabitants are there in Fort-de-France?

Fort-de-France has approximately 253,995 inhabitants.

How big is Fort-de-France?

The area of Fort-de-France is around 1,217 mi².

What is the currency of Fort-de-France?

In Fort-de-France the Euro (EUR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 3 December 2021

  • 1 Euro = 1.12 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.90 Euro
  • 10 Euro = 11.16 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 8.96 Euro
  • 100 Euro = 111.62 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 89.59 Euro

What is the area code of Fort-de-France?

The area code to call Fort-de-France is +596.