When is the best time to go to Haiti?

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

  • In Haiti, the weather is good everywhere in January, February, March, November and December
  • The best months to go to Port Au Prince are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Port Au Prince are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • The rainiest months in this city are May and September
  • Les Cayes is the city with the best climate, with good weather 12 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Port Au Prince


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

January 77°F to 79°F
3 to 8 days*
February 77°F to 81°F
4 to 9 days*
March 77°F to 81°F
6 to 14 days*
April 79°F to 83°F
12 to 20 days*
May 81°F to 85°F
17 to 26 days*
June 83°F to 86°F
9 to 23 days*
July 83°F to 86°F
15 to 23 days*
August 83°F to 86°F
16 to 22 days*
September 81°F to 85°F
16 to 24 days*
October 81°F to 85°F
16 to 22 days*
November 77°F to 81°F
10 to 15 days*
December 77°F to 81°F
3 to 8 days*
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Haiti by cities

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Port Au Prince

Port Au Prince

The best months to go to Port Au Prince are january, february, march, april, june, july, august, november and december.

Cap-Haïtien

Cap-Haïtien

The best months to go to Cap-Haïtien are january, february, march, april, june, july, august, october, november and december.

Fort Liberté

Fort Liberté

The best months to go to Fort Liberté are january, february, march, april, june, july, august, october, november and december.



Temperatures and rainfall in Haiti

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Haiti and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Port Au Prince, Cap-Haïtien, Fort Liberté, Gonâve Island and Les Cayes, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


Where to go in Haiti?

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.
Port Au Prince83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F88°F88°F88°F88°F86°F85°F83°F
Cap-Haïtien81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F86°F86°F86°F86°F86°F83°F81°F
Fort Liberté81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F86°F86°F86°F86°F86°F83°F81°F
Gonâve Island83°F83°F83°F85°F86°F88°F88°F88°F88°F86°F83°F83°F
Les Cayes81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F83°F
Les Gonaïves83°F83°F83°F85°F86°F88°F88°F88°F88°F86°F83°F83°F
Port-de-Paix83°F83°F83°F85°F86°F88°F88°F88°F88°F86°F83°F83°F
Saint-Marc83°F83°F83°F86°F88°F90°F90°F90°F88°F86°F83°F83°F
Thomazeau83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F88°F88°F88°F88°F86°F85°F83°F
Tortuga Island83°F83°F83°F85°F86°F88°F88°F88°F88°F86°F83°F83°F

Legend:

perfect weather

good weather

tolerable weather



About Haiti

What can I do in Haiti?

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Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

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Is this weather information for Haiti reliable?

Climate data for Haiti has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Haiti allows us to determine the average for each month in Port Au Prince, Cap-Haïtien, Fort Liberté, Gonâve Island, Les Cayes, Les Gonaïves, Port-de-Paix, Saint-Marc, and 2 other cities.

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

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