Basseterre
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Basseterre

The best time to visit Basseterre in Saint Kitts and Nevis is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Basseterre is 29°C in August and the lowest is 26°C in January. The water temperature is around 28°C.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 29 28 27
Water temperature (°C) 27 27 27 27 28 29 29 29 29 29 28 28
Precipitation (mm) 11 12 15 18 37 17 22 36 46 45 43 21



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Basseterre weather

The Basseterre weather for will be 27° till 28° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers. The water temperature is 28°C.

Basseterre 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Friday
27 may
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27°C
26°C
1.5 mm
35%
8 Bft
E
28°C
4
Saturday
28 may
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27°C
27°C
0.1 mm
20%
8 Bft
E
28°C
4
Sunday
29 may
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27°C
26°C
1.6 mm
35%
8 Bft
E
28°C
4
Monday
30 may
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27°C
26°C
1.5 mm
35%
9 Bft
E
28°C
6
Tuesday
31 may
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27°C
27°C
0.8 mm
20%
8 Bft
E
28°C
10


Climate Basseterre

Basseterre has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round.

Basseterre

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 29 29 29 28 27
Night temp. (°C) 26 25 25 26 27 28 28 28 28 28 27 26
Water temp. (°C) 27 27 27 27 28 29 29 29 29 29 28 28
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 11 12 15 18 37 17 22 36 46 45 43 21
Days with rain 12 11 14 14 18 11 14 16 18 18 17 16
Dry days 19 17 17 16 13 19 17 15 12 13 13 15
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 9 9 11 11 11 11 11 11 7 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 4
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

Basseterre weather by month

What is the average Basseterre 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 Basseterre?

Basseterre is located in Saint Kitts and Nevis. It lies in a straight line at 4,116 miles from London.

The coordinates of Basseterre are:

  • Latitude: 17.3
  • Longitude: -62.716667

The GPS coordinates are 17° 18' N, 62° 43' W

How long is the flight to Basseterre?

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

What are the nearest airports to Basseterre?

These are the airports closests to Basseterre:

  • Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport (1 mi), Basseterre
  • Vance W. Amory International Airport (11 mi), Charlestown
  • Gustaf III Airport (43 mi), Gustavia

How many inhabitants are there in Basseterre?

Basseterre has approximately 21,887 inhabitants.

How big is Basseterre?

The area of Basseterre is around 295 mi².

What is the currency of Basseterre?

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

Exchange rates on 27 May 2022

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

What is the area code of Basseterre?

The area code to call Basseterre is +1809.