When is the best time to go to Port Antonio?

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

  • The weather is tolerable all year round in Port Antonio
  • On average, the warmest months are January, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • The rainiest months are May, August, October and November
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round

Annual weather in Port Antonio

For full information about the climate and weather in Port Antonio a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

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

Weather and climate in Port Antonio

Port Antonio enjoys a tropical savanna climate (with dry winter) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Port Antonio is 83°F (ranging from 81°F in march to 86°F in september). Annual rainfall is 127.3in, with a minimum of 6.1in in february and a maximum of 15.2in in october.
  • From january to february the climate is favorable. By early evening, the temperature averages 77°F and it rains about 6.1in each month.
  • In march the climate is correct. It is for example 81°F as maximum temperature in march and it rains about 35% of the time in march.
  • In april the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 79°F and, in april, 13 days of rain are expected.
  • From may to june the climate is not good, but still OK. It is for example 85°F as maximum temperature in june and it rains about 47% of the time in june.
  • In the month of july the climate is good. the thermometer goes up to 86°F°C and you can expect to have 11.8in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between august and december the climate is just OK. The record temperature this month is 85°F and you can expect to have 9.7in of rainfall/month during this period.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Port Antonio

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Port Antonio: 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 Port Antonio

Find out when Port Antonio 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 Port Antonio

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

Figure: Visitor index for Port Antonio month by month

Best time for low prices in Port Antonio

Average prices of hotels in Port Antonio month by month

Generally, July is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Port Antonio. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, February is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price of hiring a car in Port Antonio

On average, it costs $ 107 per day to hire a car in Port Antonio. This price varies by $ 35 depending on the month. In september, hiring a car costs an average of $ 88 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in february is $ 123.

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