The best times to visit Marigot for ideal weather are

early March

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

 

 


Other Marigot Travel Info

Weather in Marigot

Temperature

Average temperatures in Marigot 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 Marigot, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 89°F (31.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.9°F (25.5°C) at night.

Marigot Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Marigot 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.

Marigot Perceived Temperature (F)

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Marigot Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Marigot 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 83.8 79 72.2
Feb 83.8 78.9 72.1
Mar 84.2 79 71.5
Apr 85 80.2 72.9
May 86.6 82.1 75
Jun 87.7 83.4 76.8
Jul 88 83.4 77
Aug 88.3 83.4 76.3
Sep 88.6 83.2 75.3
Oct 88 82.6 74.7
Nov 86.4 81.3 74.3
Dec 84.5 79.6 72.8

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 28.8 26.1 22.3
Feb 28.8 26.1 22.3
Mar 29 26.1 21.9
Apr 29.4 26.8 22.7
May 30.3 27.8 23.9
Jun 30.9 28.6 24.9
Jul 31.1 28.6 25
Aug 31.3 28.6 24.6
Sep 31.4 28.4 24.1
Oct 31.1 28.1 23.7
Nov 30.2 27.4 23.5
Dec 29.2 26.4 22.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Marigot are March, February, and then December. 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 late October to early November with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of October 29th.

When can you find snow in Marigot? 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 Marigot.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 45% 0 5.5
Feb 30% 0 2.5
Mar 29% 0 3.9
Apr 43% 0 10
May 45% 0 8.4
Jun 43% 0 6.8
Jul 49% 0 9.5
Aug 56% 0 10.2
Sep 49% 0 10.6
Oct 57% 0 12
Nov 60% 0 12
Dec 41% 0 6.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 45 0 14
Feb 30 0 6.4
Mar 29 0 9.9
Apr 43 0 25.4
May 45 0 21.3
Jun 43 0 17.3
Jul 49 0 24.1
Aug 56 0 25.9
Sep 49 0 26.9
Oct 57 0 30.5
Nov 60 0 30.5
Dec 41 0 16.5

 

Humidity and Wind

Marigot has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (64.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (71%).

Wind in Marigot is usually moderate. The windiest month is February, followed by January and July. February’s average wind speed of around 8.8 knots (10.2 MPH or 16.4 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 early to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 13.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 8.4 Gentle breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Feb 8.8 Gentle breeze 13 Significant breeze
Mar 7.9 Gentle breeze 12 Significant breeze
Apr 7.5 Gentle breeze 11.5 Significant breeze
May 7.1 Gentle breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Jun 8.2 Gentle breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Jul 8.4 Gentle breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Aug 6.9 Light breeze 11 Significant breeze
Sep 5.5 Light breeze 9.4 Significant breeze
Oct 5.8 Light breeze 9.6 Gentle breeze
Nov 6.1 Light breeze 10.1 Significant breeze
Dec 7.3 Gentle breeze 11.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 67.2%
Feb 64.6%
Mar 64.2%
Apr 66.6%
May 67.8%
Jun 67%
Jul 68.7%
Aug 70%
Sep 69.7%
Oct 70.9%
Nov 71%
Dec 69.5%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Marigot?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Dominica; 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 Marigot, Dominica is February, followed by July and November. 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 Marigot in September. 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 slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 69 in September means 69% of the tourists vs. February.

 

 

Overall Marigot Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 87.8°F (31°C) and 83.9°F (28.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 9 to 14 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 moderate precipitation with 13 to 17 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Marigot, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89°F (31.7°C) and 85.5°F (29.7°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a great amount: 15 to 18 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 Marigot to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 85.1°F (29.5°C) and 83.3°F (28.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 9 to 14 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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