The best times to visit North Coast for ideal weather are

June 25th to October 28th

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

 

 


Other North Coast Travel Info

Weather in North Coast

Temperature

Average temperatures in North Coast 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 4th 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 North Coast, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 92.5°F (33.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.5°F (23.1°C) at night.

North Coast Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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North Coast 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.

North Coast Perceived Temperature (F)

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North Coast Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average North Coast 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)
Jan84.375.166.5
Feb85.175.866.8
Mar84.875.867.1
Apr86.978.268.9
May88.579.470.5
Jun91.581.872.3
Jul91.882.473
Aug9282.673.7
Sep91.88273
Oct918172.4
Nov87.377.970.6
Dec857668.2

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan29.123.919.2
Feb29.524.319.3
Mar29.324.319.5
Apr30.525.720.5
May31.426.321.4
Jun33.127.722.4
Jul33.22822.8
Aug33.328.123.2
Sep33.227.822.8
Oct32.827.222.4
Nov30.725.521.4
Dec29.424.420.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in North Coast are July, June, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid October. For example, on the week of October 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid November with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of November 12th.

When can you find snow in North Coast? 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 North Coast.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan32%07.3
Feb26%04.4
Mar27%04.8
Apr24%06.2
May31%06.9
Jun20%03.3
Jul14%02.9
Aug21%03.9
Sep21%04.1
Oct24%05.6
Nov37%011
Dec30%07

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan32018.5
Feb26011.2
Mar27012.2
Apr24015.7
May31017.5
Jun2008.4
Jul1407.4
Aug2109.9
Sep21010.4
Oct24014.2
Nov37027.9
Dec30017.8

 

Humidity and Wind

North Coast has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is July (76.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (82.8%).

Wind in North Coast is usually calm. The windiest month is August, followed by July and April. August’s average wind speed of around 6.4 knots (7.3 MPH or 11.8 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid July where average top sustained speeds reach 14.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan4.2Light breeze10.5Gentle breeze
Feb5.1Light breeze11.7Significant breeze
Mar5.1Light breeze11.7Gentle breeze
Apr5.8Light breeze12.1Significant breeze
May5.3Light breeze11.7Gentle breeze
Jun5.3Light breeze12.1Significant breeze
Jul6.3Light breeze13.4Gentle breeze
Aug6.4Light breeze13.3Significant breeze
Sep4.9Light breeze11.6Gentle breeze
Oct4.3Light breeze10.7Gentle breeze
Nov4.1Light breeze10Gentle breeze
Dec4.4Light breeze10.2Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan82.7%
Feb79.9%
Mar78.4%
Apr77.3%
May79.1%
Jun77.1%
Jul76.3%
Aug76.9%
Sep78.3%
Oct79.4%
Nov82.8%
Dec82.5%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to North Coast?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for the Dominican Republic; exercise a high degree of caution. 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 North Coast, Dominican Republic 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 North Coast 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

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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 44.2 in February means 44.2% of the tourists vs. October.

 

 

Overall North Coast Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 89.6°F (32°C) and 83.3°F (28.5°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 7 to 10 days of significant precipitation per month. 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 very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 4 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in North Coast, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 92.5°F (33.6°C) and 86°F (30°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 11 days per month. 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 North Coast to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 85.8°F (29.9°C) and 83.7°F (28.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 10 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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