The best times to visit Green Turtle Cay for ideal weather are

November 5th to April 8th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 

 


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Weather in Green Turtle Cay

Temperature

Average temperatures in Green Turtle Cay vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 43rd percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Green Turtle Cay, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid August where highs are regularly around 90.1°F (32.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.9°F (25.5°C) at night.

Green Turtle Cay Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Green Turtle Cay Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Green Turtle Cay Perceived Temperature (F)

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Green Turtle Cay Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Green Turtle Cay Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan75.970.863.3
Feb76.571.463.9
Mar77.872.664.6
Apr81.576.768.4
May84.379.771.9
Jun87.48375.6
Jul88.984.376.9
Aug89.98577.7
Sep88.183.175.9
Oct84.980.373.1
Nov80.375.768.5
Dec78.273.466.3

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan24.421.617.4
Feb24.721.917.7
Mar25.422.618.1
Apr27.524.820.2
May29.126.522.2
Jun30.828.324.2
Jul31.629.124.9
Aug32.229.425.4
Sep31.228.424.4
Oct29.426.822.8
Nov26.824.320.3
Dec25.72319.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Green Turtle Cay are January, April, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid December. For example, on the week of December 17th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid to late September with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of September 17th.

When can you find snow in Green Turtle Cay? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Green Turtle Cay.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Green Turtle Cay (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan8%00.8
Feb16%02.4
Mar11%02.4
Apr11%03
May18%04.8
Jun25%06.8
Jul28%07.5
Aug23%06
Sep34%08.1
Oct18%03.5
Nov11%02.2
Dec13%02

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan802
Feb1606.1
Mar1106.1
Apr1107.6
May18012.2
Jun25017.3
Jul28019.1
Aug23015.2
Sep34020.6
Oct1808.9
Nov1105.6
Dec1305.1

 

Humidity and Wind

Green Turtle Cay has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (62.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (72.2%).

Wind in Green Turtle Cay is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by April and November. March’s average wind speed of around 8.8 knots (10.1 MPH or 16.3 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late February and early March where average top sustained speeds reach 14.5 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Green Turtle Cay.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan7.8Gentle breeze12.4Significant breeze
Feb8.1Gentle breeze12.6Significant breeze
Mar8.8Gentle breeze13.4Significant breeze
Apr8.4Gentle breeze12.7Significant breeze
May8Gentle breeze12.3Significant breeze
Jun6.6Light breeze10.9Gentle breeze
Jul6.1Light breeze10.5Significant breeze
Aug6.2Light breeze10.6Gentle breeze
Sep5.8Light breeze10.9Significant breeze
Oct7.8Gentle breeze12.4Significant breeze
Nov8.1Gentle breeze12.6Significant breeze
Dec7.7Gentle breeze11.9Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan66.1%
Feb66.4%
Mar62.4%
Apr64.2%
May66.7%
Jun70.3%
Jul70.8%
Aug70.8%
Sep72.2%
Oct69.1%
Nov67.7%
Dec69.7%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Green Turtle Cay?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for the Bahamas; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 01, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Green Turtle Cay, The Bahamas is July, followed by December and February. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Green Turtle Cay in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 59 in November means 59% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Green Turtle Cay Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 85°F (29.4°C) and 77°F (25°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Green Turtle Cay, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 88.9°F (31.6°C) and 79°F (26.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 10 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Green Turtle Cay to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 78.9°F (26.1°C) and 74.5°F (23.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 4 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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