The best times to visit La Romana for ideal weather are
January 8th to February 4th
February 26th to May 20th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
La Romana Travel Guide
Weather in La Romana
Average temperatures in La Romana vary barely at all and are too warm to be considered temperate for most. The area is in the bottom 2 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit La Romana, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 68.9°F (20.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 56.5°F (13.6°C) at night.
La Romana Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
La Romana 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.
La Romana Perceived Temperature (F)
La Romana Perceived Temperature (C)
Average La Romana 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)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of precipitation in La Romana are November, August, and then September. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early March. For example, on the week of March 5th there are only 0.5 days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late August to early September with an average of 1.8 days with significant precipitation the week of August 27th.
When can you find snow in La Romana? 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 La Romana.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in La Romana (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
La Romana has slightly high to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is March (66.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (76.9%).
Wind in La Romana is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by July and April. March’s average wind speed of around 9.1 knots (10.5 MPH or 16.9 KPH) is considered “gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in 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 La Romana.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Meaning (Beaufort)||Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind||Meaning (Beufort)|
|Jan||8.2||a gentle breeze||12.9||a moderate breeze|
|Feb||8.6||a gentle breeze||13.3||a moderate breeze|
|Mar||9.1||a gentle breeze||13.9||a moderate breeze|
|Apr||8.9||a gentle breeze||13.4||a moderate breeze|
|May||8.2||a gentle breeze||12.4||a moderate breeze|
|Jun||8.1||a gentle breeze||12.3||a moderate breeze|
|Jul||9||a gentle breeze||13.3||a moderate breeze|
|Aug||8.4||a gentle breeze||12.9||a moderate breeze|
|Sep||6.9||a light breeze||11.3||a moderate breeze|
|Oct||6.5||a light breeze||10.9||a gentle breeze|
|Nov||7.1||a gentle breeze||11.6||a moderate breeze|
|Dec||8.2||a gentle breeze||13.2||a moderate breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to La Romana?
As of 6/15/2017 there are travel warnings for Dominican Republic; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories.
Overall La Romana Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 66.3°F (19.1°C) and 64.2°F (17.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 5 days of precipitation per month. Spring is slow/unreported for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have hot weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 4 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in La Romana, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 68°F (20°C) and 64.5°F (18.1°C), which will feel warmer than comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 6 days per month. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in La Romana to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 64.6°F (18.1°C) and 63.3°F (17.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a noticeable amount: consistently 4 times per month. These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.