Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis
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Climate & Best time to visit Nevis

Climate in Saint Kitts and Nevis:

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

Best time to visit Nevis:

December to April (Dry Season/High Season):

  • This period is considered the best time to visit Saint Kitts and Nevis. The weather is dry, sunny, and comfortable, with temperatures ranging from the mid-70s to the mid-80s Fahrenheit (24-30°C). It's ideal for beach vacations, water sports, and exploring historical sites. You'll experience less rainfall, clear skies, and excellent conditions for outdoor activities. However, it's also the high season, so prices for accommodations and tours may be higher.

May to November (Rainy Season/Low Season):

  • The rainy season in Saint Kitts and Nevis brings warmer temperatures and increased humidity, along with afternoon rain showers and the possibility of tropical storms. While the rainfall can be substantial, it usually doesn't last all day. This is the low season, offering lower prices on accommodations and fewer tourists. It's a great time for budget-conscious travelers and those seeking a quieter experience. The countryside is lush and green during these months.

June to November (Hurricane Season):

  • Saint Kitts and Nevis are located in the hurricane-prone region, and the peak of the hurricane season is from August to October. While hurricanes are relatively rare in these islands, there is still a risk. Travelers should monitor weather updates and be prepared for possible disruptions, especially in September and October.

Specific Interests:

  • If you're interested in cultural festivals, consider visiting during the St. Kitts Music Festival, which typically takes place in June, featuring a mix of local and international artists.

Money & Prices

Currency in Saint Kitts and Nevis:

East Caribbean dollar (XCD)

How expensive is a trip to Nevis?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
14.63 USD
Fast food meal:
13.08 USD
Mid-range meal:
38.93 USD
Bottle of water:
1.26 USD
Soft drink:
2.09 USD
4.47 USD
Local Beer:
2.10 USD
Public transport - one way ticket:
1.76 USD
Taxi - 1km:
4.22 USD
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

Saint Kitts and Nevis general information:

Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 60 Hz
  • Type D (Old British 3-pin)
  • Type G (British/Irish 3-pin)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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