When is the best time to go to Martinique?

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

  • In Martinique, the weather is good everywhere in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, November and December
  • The best months to go to Fort de France are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, November and December
  • On average, it is hot all year round in Fort-de-France
  • The rainiest months in this city are July, August, September, October and November
  • The cities with the best climate are Fort-de-France, Caravelle peninsula, Grand'Rivière, Le Diamant, Sainte Anne, Sainte-Luce, Bellefontaine, Anse Couleuvre, Cap Macré Beach and Carbet, with good weather at least 9 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Fort-de-France


Annual weather in Martinique

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

January 81°F
3 days
February 81°F
2 days
March 81°F
2 days
April 83°F
5 days
May 85°F
5 days
June 85°F
6 days
July 85°F
9 days
August 86°F
10 days
September 86°F
9 days
October 86°F
10 days
November 85°F
8 days
December 83°F
5 days

Best time to travel to Martinique by cities

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Fort-de-France

Fort-de-France

The best months to go to Fort de France are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, november and december.

Caravelle peninsula

Caravelle peninsula

The best months to go to Caravelle peninsula are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, november and december.

Grand'Rivière

Grand'Rivière

The best months to go to Grand'Rivière are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, november and december.

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Temperatures and rainfall in Martinique

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Martinique and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Fort-de-France, Caravelle peninsula, Grand'Rivière, Le Diamant and Sainte Anne, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Martinique

Find out when Martinique 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 Martinique

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

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

Figure: Visitor index for Martinique month by month


Average price for flights to Martinique

A return flight between Montreal and Fort-de-France is generally cheaper if you go in january ($ 905 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 640 more for your airline ticket to Fort de France if you go in july.

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Where to go in Martinique?

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.
Fort-de-France81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Caravelle peninsula81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Grand'Rivière81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Le Diamant81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Sainte Anne81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Sainte-Luce81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Bellefontaine81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Anse Couleuvre81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Cap Macré Beach81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Carbet81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Case-Pilote81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Fonds-Saint-Denis81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Gros-Morne81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
La Trinité81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Lamentin81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Le Morne Larcher81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Le Morne Rouge81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Les Anses d’Arlet81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Les Boucaniers81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F
Les Trois-Ilets81°F81°F81°F83°F85°F85°F85°F86°F86°F86°F85°F83°F

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Is this weather information for Martinique reliable?

Climate data for Martinique has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Martinique allows us to determine the average for each month in Fort-de-France, Caravelle peninsula, Grand'Rivière, Le Diamant, Sainte Anne, Sainte-Luce, Bellefontaine, Anse Couleuvre, and 27 other cities.

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

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