When is the best time to go to Cap-Haïtien?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Cap-Haïtien are January, February, March, April and December
  • On average, the warmest months are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • The rainiest months are May, August and September
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round

Annual weather in Cap-Haïtien

For full information about the climate and weather in Cap-Haïtien a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 72°F/81°F
February 72°F/81°F
March 74°F/81°F
April 77°F/85°F
May 79°F/85°F
June 79°F/86°F
July 79°F/86°F
August 81°F/88°F
September 81°F/88°F
October 79°F/86°F
November 76°F/83°F
December 74°F/81°F

Weather and climate in Cap-Haïtien

Cap-Haïtien enjoys a tropical savanna climate (with dry winter) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Cap-Haïtien is 85°F (ranging from 81°F in january to 88°F in september). Annual rainfall is 63.3in, with a minimum of 2.4in in december and a maximum of 8.1in in may.
  • Between january and june the climate is favorable. the thermometer goes up to 86°F°C and it rains in june about 5.3in.
  • Between the months of july and october the climate is just OK. In average, on the morning it is 79°F and it rains in october about 6.5in.
  • Between november and december the climate is beautiful. By early evening, the temperature averages 76°F and it rains in december about 2.4in.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Cap-Haïtien

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Cap-Haïtien: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Cap-Haïtien

Find out when Cap-Haïtien 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 Cap-Haïtien

  • Very low season in Cap-Haïtien
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: February, October and November.
  • Low season in Cap-Haïtien
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: June and September.
  • High season in Cap-Haïtien
    The number of visitors to Cap-Haïtien is high in: January, March, April and May.
  • Peak season in Cap-Haïtien
    The largest number of tourists visiting Cap-Haïtien is during: July, August and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Cap-Haïtien month by month

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