Grenada (island)

Grenada , Grenada
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Attractions

Hotels

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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit Grenada (island)

Climate in Grenada:

Number of rainy days:

J Jan
F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec
14
9
10
7
13
17
20
18
17
17
20
18

Best time to visit Grenada (island):

December to April (Dry Season/High Season):

  • This period is the peak tourist season and is often considered the best time to visit Grenada. The weather is dry, sunny, and comfortable, with temperatures ranging from the mid-70s to the mid-80s Fahrenheit (24-30°C). It's perfect for beach vacations, water sports, and exploring the island's attractions. You'll experience less rainfall and calmer seas during this time. Be prepared for higher prices and more tourists.

May to November (Rainy Season/Low Season):

  • The rainy season in Grenada brings warmer temperatures and increased humidity, with occasional rain showers. While the rainfall can be heavy at times, it usually doesn't last all day and is followed by sunshine. This is the low season, offering lower prices on accommodations and fewer tourists. It's an excellent time for budget-conscious travelers and those seeking a quieter experience. The island's lush landscapes are at their peak during these months.

June to November (Hurricane Season):

  • Grenada is located in the hurricane-prone region, but it is less frequently affected by hurricanes compared to other Caribbean destinations. While hurricanes are relatively rare, it's essential to monitor weather updates if traveling during this period and be prepared for potential disruptions.

Specific Interests:

  • If you're interested in experiencing Grenada's vibrant culture and festivals, visit during the Carnival season, which typically takes place in August.

Money & Prices

Currency in Grenada:

East Caribbean dollar (XCD)

How expensive is a trip to Grenada (island)?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
6.51 USD
Fast food meal:
6.96 USD
Mid-range meal:
40.94 USD
Bottle of water:
0.94 USD
Soft drink:
1.88 USD
Cappuccino:
4.56 USD
Local Beer:
1.91 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
1.15 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.25 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

Grenada general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type G (British/Irish 3-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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