When is the best time to go to Aruba?

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

  • In Aruba, the weather is good everywhere in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and December
  • The best months to go to Oranjestad are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and December
  • On average, it is hot all year round in Oranjestad
  • The rainiest months in this city are October and November
  • The cities with the best climate are Oranjestad, Malmok, Noord, Palm Beach (Aruba) and Sint Nicolaas, with good weather at least 9 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Oranjestad

Annual weather in Aruba

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

January 81°F
4 days
February 81°F
2 days
March 81°F
2 days
April 83°F
2 days
May 83°F
3 days
June 83°F
2 days
July 83°F
2 days
August 85°F
3 days
September 86°F
7 days
October 86°F
11 days
November 85°F
12 days
December 83°F
7 days

Best time to travel to Aruba by cities

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Temperatures and rainfall in Aruba

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Aruba and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Oranjestad, Malmok, Noord, Palm Beach (Aruba) and Sint Nicolaas, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Aruba

Find out when Aruba 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 in Aruba

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

  • Very low season in Aruba: November.
  • Low season in Aruba: March, May, June, August, September and October.
  • High season in Aruba: April, July and December.
  • Peak season in Aruba: January and February.

Figure: Visitor index for Aruba month by month

Where to go in Aruba?

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.
Palm Beach (Aruba)81°F81°F81°F83°F83°F83°F83°F85°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Sint Nicolaas81°F81°F81°F83°F83°F83°F83°F85°F86°F86°F85°F83°F


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What can I do in Aruba?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage


Family travel

Crafts / shopping



Is this weather information for Aruba reliable?

Climate data for Aruba has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Aruba allows us to determine the average for each month in Oranjestad, Malmok, Noord, Palm Beach (Aruba) and Sint Nicolaas.

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

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