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Climate & Weather in Guadeloupe

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The climate of Guadeloupe is tropical, tempered by trade winds, characterized by warm weather throughout the year and moderately high humidity. There are two seasons: the rainy season from June to October, with humidity reaching 85% and dry season from November to May when the humidity is around 77%.

On average July is the warmest month and January is the coldest; the daytime averages for Pointe--Pitres are 31C (88F) for July and 28C (82F) for January. The island of Basse-Terre, because of its mountainous terrain, is usually cooler and wetter than Grand-Terre.

Guadeloupe is located inside the Caribbean Hurricane Belt and it's prone to hurricanes - usually from June to October. The best time to visit Guadeloupe is between November and May, when the weather is relatively dry and humidity lower.

Weather Averages in Guadeloupe


Basse-Terre
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature
76°F
24°C
76°F
24°C
77°F
25°C
79°F
26°C
81°F
27°C
82°F
28°C
82°F
28°C
82°F
28°C
82°F
28°C
81°F
27°C
79°F
26°C
77°F
25°C
Average High Temperature
83°F
28°C
83°F
28°C
84°F
29°C
85°F
29°C
86°F
30°C
88°F
31°C
88°F
31°C
88°F
31°C
88°F
31°C
87°F
31°C
85°F
29°C
84°F
29°C
Average Low Temperature
69°F
21°C
69°F
21°C
70°F
21°C
72°F
22°C
74°F
23°C
76°F
24°C
76°F
24°C
75°F
24°C
75°F
24°C
74°F
23°C
72°F
22°C
70°F
21°C
Highest Recorded Temperature
88°F
31°C
91°F
33°C
88°F
31°C
91°F
33°C
93°F
34°C
92°F
33°C
99°F
37°C
102°F
39°C
93°F
34°C
93°F
34°C
91°F
33°C
91°F
33°C
Lowest Recorded Temperature
59°F
15°C
61°F
16°C
59°F
15°C
61°F
16°C
63°F
17°C
68°F
20°C
68°F
20°C
68°F
20°C
66°F
19°C
68°F
20°C
64°F
18°C
59°F
15°C
Average Precipitation
4"
10cm
3"
8cm
3"
8cm
5"
13cm
6"
15cm
5"
13cm
6"
15cm
8"
20cm
9"
23cm
9"
23cm
9"
23cm
6"
15cm




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