Best Time to Visit Jamaica
Tuesday, Apr 13, 2021
In this blog we advise you on the best time to visit Jamaica
Let's face it, there is one top reason why tourists continue to visit Jamaica – the great Jamaican weather! The good news is, that when the weather is at its coldest in the UK and Ireland, the weather is at its best in Jamaica. Need more convincing to start planning your holiday to Jamaica? Read on to find out more about when is the best time to visit Jamaica.
Thanks to the island's warm tropical climate and winds, the weather in Jamaica is fantastic throughout the year. The famous Blue Mountains of Jamaica split the weather of the island into two climates – the upland tropical climate that prevails on the windward side of the island and the semi-arid climate that is predominant on the leeward side of the island.
By choosing Couples Resorts in Jamaica as your holiday destination then you can look forward to enjoying completely opposite weather to what you have at home. In the UK and Ireland. On average, the lowest temperature in Jamaica is 21 degrees year-round – perfect weather to enjoy the island's beautiful beaches!
Best Month to visit Jamaica
During peak season, from mid-December to mid-April, visitors to Jamaica can look forward to consistently sunny weather. In addition to beautiful sunshine, the island of Jamaica receives a refreshing onshore breeze during the day, known as the 'Doctor Breeze', keeping the island at a beautiful temperature that's never too hot.
It should be noted that even on the warmest of days a small amount of rainfall should be expected, mostly because of the humidity. Most of the rain on the island falls between May to June and September to November.
Due to its geographical location in the Caribbean, Jamaica has reasonably high hurricane activity. Hurricane season in Jamaica lasts from June to November. However, as Jamaica lies at the edge of a hurricane track, the island usually only experiences indirect storm damage. The most likely time of year for this to happen is during the months of September and October.
Whenever you decide to visit Jamaica, try to plan your trip as far in advance as possible. This will give you first pick of the best hotel and flight deals. Booking with a travel agent or tour operator is also advised as they will be able to guide you through the process, offering guidance as to what time of year best suits your budget – and what type of weather you can expect!
Thank you for reading our blog 'Best Time to Visit Jamaica for a Holiday'. Are you dreaming of a holiday to Jamaica? Contact Couples Resorts and start planning your Jamaican getaway today.