Suriname

Best time to visit, climate and weather Suriname

Best time to visit Suriname

Best time to visit Suriname

The best time to visit Suriname is from january until december, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Suriname is 34° in october and the lowest is 30° in january.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in Suriname or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 10 years.

Best time to visit and climate Suriname

Climate data from: Paramaribo
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
30° 30° 30° 30° 30° 30° 31° 32° 32° 34° 32° 30°
MM
rain
75 mm 88 mm 72 mm 89 mm 114 mm 97 mm 68 mm 53 mm 31 mm 32 mm 71 mm 99 mm
Holiday Suriname

Holiday Suriname

Hotels and apartments in Suriname

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Climate Suriname

Climate Suriname

Climate Suriname per Month
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Suriname there are 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical rainforest climate and tropical monsoon climate. The average annual temperature for Suriname is 30° degrees and there is about 888 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 76 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 7.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
30° 30° 30° 30° 30° 30° 31° 32° 32° 34° 32° 30°
Night
min °C
24° 24° 24° 25° 25° 24° 24° 25° 25° 25° 25° 24°
MM
rain
75 mm 88 mm 72 mm 89 mm 114 mm 97 mm 68 mm 53 mm 31 mm 32 mm 71 mm 99 mm
Rain
days
25 24 26 24 28 25 20 15 12 14 19 26
Dry
days
6 4 5 6 3 5 11 16 18 17 11 5
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
6 7 7 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6
 

Climate Suriname january

On average, it is maximum 30° in january in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In january there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 75 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Suriname.

Climate Suriname february

On average, it is maximum 30° in february in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In february there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 88 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Suriname.

Climate Suriname march

On average, it is maximum 30° in march in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In march there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 72 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Suriname.

Climate Suriname april

On average, it is maximum 30° in april in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In april there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 89 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Suriname.

Climate Suriname may

On average, it is maximum 30° in may in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In may there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 114 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in Suriname.

Climate Suriname june

On average, it is maximum 30° in june in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In june there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 97 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Suriname.

Climate Suriname july

On average, it is maximum 31° in july in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In july there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 68 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Suriname.

Climate Suriname august

On average, it is maximum 32° in august in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In august there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 53 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Suriname.

Climate Suriname september

On average, it is maximum 32° in september in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In september there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Suriname.

Climate Suriname october

On average, it is maximum 34° in october in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In october there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Suriname.

Climate Suriname november

On average, it is maximum 32° in november in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In november there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 71 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Suriname.

Climate Suriname december

On average, it is maximum 30° in december in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In december there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 99 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Suriname.

14 day weather forecast Suriname

14 day weather forecast Suriname

The weather for Paramaribo in Suriname will be 30° till 31° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Suriname is based on the weather in Paramaribo.

Weather forecast this week
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Su
19 May
Mo
20 May
Tu
21 May
We
22 May
Th
23 May
Fr
24 May
Sa
25 May
  Lichte Regen Onweer met regen Onweer met regen Onweer met regen Regen Onweer met regen Onweer met regen
Max (°C) 30° 28° 28° 28° 26° 28° 28°
Min (°C) 24° 24° 23° 23° 23° 23° 23°
Rainfall (mm) 16.3
mm
25.3
mm
9.4
mm
11.8
mm
14.8
mm
6.9
mm
11.1
mm
Rainfall (%) 75% 85% 65% 70% 75% 60% 70%
UV-index
UV-index 5 3 5 3 3 4 3

Weather forecast next week
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Su
26 May
Mo
27 May
Tu
28 May
We
29 May
Th
30 May
Fr
31 May
Sa
1 Jun
  Lichte Regen Onweer met regen Onweer met regen Bewolkt Light doucheregen Onweer met regen Bewolkt
Max (°C) 24° 28° 30° 30° 30° 31° 30°
Min (°C) 23° 23° 23° 24° 23° 24° 25°
Rainfall (mm) 19.5
mm
9.0
mm
8.0
mm
0.6
mm
8.1
mm
7.0
mm
1.5
mm
Rainfall (%) 80% 65% 60% 10% 60% 60% 25%
UV-index
UV-index 3 6 1 1 1 1 1
About Suriname

About Suriname

Suriname is in the continental part Zuid-Amerika and the capital is Paramaribo. The total surface is 163.270 km² with 386 km of coastline and the population consists of 541.638 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is somewhat smaller United Kingdom. If you want to call Suriname you have to use +597 or 00597 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +5975012457809 or 005975012457809.

Suriname is in a straight line at 7.374 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 10 hour and 10 min.

Time difference Suriname

Time difference Suriname

In Suriname it is now 04:27 o’clock at night on sunday 19 may 2019. That is 4 hour earlier than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Suriname is America/Paramaribo and the Greenwich time is UTC-03.

Currency Suriname

Currency Suriname

In Suriname the Surinaamse dollar is used to pay.

Exchange rate Surinaamse dollar op 19 may 2019

1 Surinaamse dollar = € 0,12 euro
100 Surinaamse dollar = € 11,72 euro

1 euro = 8,53 Surinaamse dollar
100 euro = 853,04 Surinaamse dollar

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

MasterCard ATM Hunter
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MasterCard Nearby
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Vaccinations Suriname

Vaccinations Suriname

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Suriname.

  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • ZIKA-virus