When is the best time to go to Antigua and Barbuda?

When is the best time to go to Antigua and Barbuda? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • On Antigua and Barbuda, the weather is good everywhere in January, February, March, April, May, June and December
  • The best months to go to Saint John’s are January, February, March, April, May, June and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Saint John’s are January, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • The rainiest months in this city are August, September, October and November
  • Codrington is the city with the best climate, with good weather 8 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Saint John’s


Annual weather on Antigua and Barbuda

For information about the climate and the weather city by city on Antigua and Barbuda for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 81°F
4 days
February 79°F
3 days
March 79°F
3 days
April 79°F to 81°F
5 days
May 83°F
8 to 9 days*
June 83°F
6 days
July 85°F
8 to 10 days*
August 85°F
10 days
September 85°F
10 days
October 85°F
12 to 13 days*
November 83°F
10 days
December 81°F
7 days
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Antigua and Barbuda by cities

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Saint John’s

Saint John’s

The best months to go to Saint John’s are january, february, march, april, may, june and december.

All Saints

All Saints

The best months to go to All Saints are january, february, march, april, may, june and december.

Jolly Harbour

Jolly Harbour

The best months to go to Jolly Harbour are january, february, march, april, may, june and december.



Temperatures and rainfall on Antigua and Barbuda

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Antigua and Barbuda and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Saint John’s, All Saints, Jolly Harbour, Liberta and Potters village, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons on Antigua and Barbuda

Find out when Antigua and Barbuda has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons on Antigua and Barbuda

The months with low numbers of tourists are: May, June, July, August, September and October. The number of visitors to Antigua and Barbuda is high in: January, February, March, April, November and December.

  • Very low season on Antigua and Barbuda: June, July, September and October.
  • Low season on Antigua and Barbuda: May and August.
  • High season on Antigua and Barbuda: January, March and November.
  • Peek season on Antigua and Barbuda: February, April and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Antigua and Barbuda month by month


Average price for flights to Antigua and Barbuda

A return flight between London and Saint John’s is generally cheaper if you go in november ($ 640 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 578 more for your airline ticket to Saint John’s if you go in december.

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Where to go on Antigua and Barbuda?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Saint John’s81°F79°F79°F81°F83°F83°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F81°F
All Saints81°F79°F79°F81°F83°F83°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F81°F
Jolly Harbour81°F79°F79°F81°F83°F83°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F81°F
Liberta81°F79°F79°F81°F83°F83°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F81°F
Potters village81°F79°F79°F81°F83°F83°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F81°F
English Harbour81°F79°F79°F81°F83°F83°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F81°F
Codrington81°F79°F79°F81°F83°F83°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F81°F

Legend:

perfect weather

good weather

tolerable weather



About Antigua and Barbuda

What can I do on Antigua and Barbuda?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

Nightlife



Is this weather information for Antigua and Barbuda reliable?

Climate data for Antigua and Barbuda has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Antigua and Barbuda allows us to determine the average for each month in Saint John’s, All Saints, Jolly Harbour, Liberta, Potters village, English Harbour and Codrington.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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