The best times to visit Haiti for ideal weather are
January 1st to December 30th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Haiti Travel Guide
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Weather in Haiti
Average temperatures in Haiti vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 34th 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 Haiti, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early July where highs are regularly around 95.5°F (35.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 81.6°F (27.6°C) at night.
Haiti Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Haiti Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Haiti Perceived Temperature (F)
Haiti Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Haiti 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
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 Haiti.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Haiti (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Haiti has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is July (49.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is October (60.7%).
Wind in Haiti is usually moderate. The windiest month is July, followed by June and August. July’s average wind speed of around 10.4 knots (12 MPH or 19.3 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 June where average top sustained speeds reach 16.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Haiti.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||7.7||Gentle breeze||12||Significant breeze|
|Feb||8.3||Gentle breeze||13.2||Significant breeze|
|Mar||7.9||Gentle breeze||12.8||Significant breeze|
|Apr||8.5||Gentle breeze||12.7||Significant breeze|
|May||8.3||Gentle breeze||12.6||Significant breeze|
|Jun||10||Gentle breeze||14.2||Significant breeze|
|Jul||10.4||Gentle breeze||15.2||Significant breeze|
|Aug||9.1||Gentle breeze||13.8||Significant breeze|
|Sep||7||Gentle breeze||12||Significant breeze|
|Oct||6.7||Light breeze||11.1||Significant breeze|
|Nov||6.3||Light breeze||10.7||Significant breeze|
|Dec||5.7||Light breeze||9.6||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Haiti?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat unsafe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are strong travel warnings for Haiti; avoid non-essential travel. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 07, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Haiti is October, followed by May and March. 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 Haiti in February. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Haiti Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 91.2°F (32.9°C) and 87.5°F (30.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have hot weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Haiti, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 93.4°F (34.1°C) and 84.8°F (29.3°C), which will feel warmer than comfortable given the humidity and wind. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Haiti to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 89.6°F (32°C) and 83.4°F (28.6°C). These times of year are the slowest with tourists.
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