The best times to visit Guadeloupe for ideal weather are

March 5th to March 25th

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



Other Guadeloupe Travel Info

Weather in Guadeloupe


Average temperatures in Guadeloupe vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a chance of rain throughout most of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the bottom 1 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 Guadeloupe, the hottest months are September, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late September where highs are regularly around 89°F (31.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77°F (25°C) at night.

Guadeloupe Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Guadeloupe Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

Guadeloupe Perceived Temperature (F)


Guadeloupe Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Guadeloupe 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

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 84.1 76.1 68.3
Feb 84.4 76.3 68.8
Mar 85.3 76.7 68.7
Apr 86 78.1 71.2
May 87.2 79.9 73.6
Jun 88.5 81.5 75.3
Jul 88.7 81.5 75.4
Aug 88.8 81.4 74.6
Sep 88.3 82.2 76.9
Oct 87.2 81.2 76.5
Nov 86.7 78.4 71.1
Dec 85 76.5 68.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 28.9 24.5 20.2
Feb 29.1 24.6 20.4
Mar 29.6 24.8 20.4
Apr 30 25.6 21.8
May 30.7 26.6 23.1
Jun 31.4 27.5 24.1
Jul 31.5 27.5 24.1
Aug 31.6 27.4 23.7
Sep 31.3 27.9 24.9
Oct 30.7 27.3 24.7
Nov 30.4 25.8 21.7
Dec 29.4 24.7 20.5



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Guadeloupe are March, October, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid March. For example, on the week of March 12th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid July with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of July 16th.

When can you find snow in Guadeloupe? 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 Guadeloupe.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Guadeloupe (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 29% 0 3.9
Feb 23% 0 2
Mar 20% 0 2.7
Apr 31% 0 5.4
May 29% 0 6.1
Jun 27% 0 3.7
Jul 35% 0 5.5
Aug 38% 0 7.5
Sep 24% 0 3.5
Oct 21% 0 4.1
Nov 36% 0 5
Dec 36% 0 3.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 29 0 9.9
Feb 23 0 5.1
Mar 20 0 6.9
Apr 31 0 13.7
May 29 0 15.5
Jun 27 0 9.4
Jul 35 0 14
Aug 38 0 19.1
Sep 24 0 8.9
Oct 21 0 10.4
Nov 36 0 12.7
Dec 36 0 9.1


Humidity and Wind

Guadeloupe has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (68.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (76.3%).

Wind in Guadeloupe is usually calm. The windiest month is September, followed by October and June. September’s average wind speed of around 9.4 knots (10.8 MPH or 17.4 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 mid to late September where average top sustained speeds reach 16.3 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Guadeloupe.

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

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

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 6.1 Light breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Feb 6.9 Light breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Mar 6.4 Light breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Apr 6.9 Light breeze 14 Significant breeze
May 7 Gentle breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Jun 7.7 Gentle breeze 14.7 Significant breeze
Jul 7.2 Gentle breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Aug 6.5 Light breeze 13.8 Significant breeze
Sep 9.4 Gentle breeze 15.3 Significant breeze
Oct 8.6 Gentle breeze 15 Significant breeze
Nov 5.1 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Dec 5.5 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 72.9%
Feb 69.9%
Mar 68.4%
Apr 70%
May 71.2%
Jun 69.3%
Jul 71.2%
Aug 73.3%
Sep 71.5%
Oct 74.3%
Nov 76.3%
Dec 74.9%


Is it Safe to Travel to Guadeloupe?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Guadeloupe; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 28, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Guadeloupe is January, followed by February and June. 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 Guadeloupe in August. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

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 very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 20.9 in August means 20.9% of the tourists vs. January.



Overall Guadeloupe Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88.2°F (31.2°C) and 84.7°F (29.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 9 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest 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 8 to 12 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Guadeloupe, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 88.8°F (31.6°C) and 86°F (30°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 7 to 11 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Guadeloupe to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 85.4°F (29.7°C) and 83.9°F (28.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 11 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.


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