The best times to visit Sabana de la Mar for ideal weather are

March 19th to April 8th

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



Other Sabana de la Mar Travel Info

Weather in Sabana de la Mar


Average temperatures in Sabana de la Mar 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 Sabana de la Mar, the hottest months are July, August, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid to late August where highs are regularly around 89.7°F (32.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 72°F (22.2°C) at night.

Sabana de la Mar Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Sabana de la Mar 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.

Sabana de la Mar Perceived Temperature (F)


Sabana de la Mar Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Sabana de la Mar 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 83.1 77.1 65.1
Feb 84 77.8 65.6
Mar 84.4 78.3 65.9
Apr 86.4 80.2 68
May 87.2 80.8 69.6
Jun 88.5 82.5 71.1
Jul 89.1 83.4 71.5
Aug 89.3 83.2 71.4
Sep 89.5 82.5 70.6
Oct 88.9 82.3 70.2
Nov 86.3 79.9 68.6
Dec 84.3 78.2 66.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 28.4 25.1 18.4
Feb 28.9 25.4 18.7
Mar 29.1 25.7 18.8
Apr 30.2 26.8 20
May 30.7 27.1 20.9
Jun 31.4 28.1 21.7
Jul 31.7 28.6 21.9
Aug 31.8 28.4 21.9
Sep 31.9 28.1 21.4
Oct 31.6 27.9 21.2
Nov 30.2 26.6 20.3
Dec 29.1 25.7 19.1



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Sabana de la Mar are March, February, and then April. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late March. For example, on the week of March 26th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May to early June with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of May 28th.

When can you find snow in Sabana de la Mar? 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 Sabana de la Mar.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Sabana de la Mar (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 30% 0 4
Feb 27% 0 3.9
Mar 18% 0 3
Apr 27% 0 4.5
May 40% 0 10
Jun 36% 0 8.5
Jul 40% 0 7.2
Aug 41% 0 8.4
Sep 39% 0 8.4
Oct 36% 0 7.6
Nov 43% 0 10.6
Dec 38% 0 5.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 30 0 10.2
Feb 27 0 9.9
Mar 18 0 7.6
Apr 27 0 11.4
May 40 0 25.4
Jun 36 0 21.6
Jul 40 0 18.3
Aug 41 0 21.3
Sep 39 0 21.3
Oct 36 0 19.3
Nov 43 0 26.9
Dec 38 0 15


Humidity and Wind

Sabana de la Mar has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (69.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (77%).

Wind in Sabana de la Mar is usually moderate. The windiest month is April, followed by March and July. April’s average wind speed of around 8.5 knots (9.8 MPH or 15.8 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 April where average top sustained speeds reach 13 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Sabana de la Mar.

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 7.2 Gentle breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Feb 8 Gentle breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Mar 8.4 Gentle breeze 12.1 Gentle breeze
Apr 8.5 Gentle breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
May 7.2 Gentle breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Jun 7.1 Gentle breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Jul 8.1 Gentle breeze 12.1 Gentle breeze
Aug 7.6 Gentle breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Sep 6.2 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
Oct 6.5 Light breeze 10.1 Gentle breeze
Nov 6.4 Light breeze 9.5 Gentle breeze
Dec 7.3 Gentle breeze 10.5 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 74.6%
Feb 72.5%
Mar 69.5%
Apr 70.4%
May 75.5%
Jun 76.4%
Jul 74.9%
Aug 76.5%
Sep 77%
Oct 76.3%
Nov 76.9%
Dec 74.4%


Is it Safe to Travel to Sabana de la Mar?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 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 Dec 04, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Sabana de la Mar, 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 Sabana de la Mar 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

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 Sabana de la Mar Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 87.6°F (30.9°C) and 82.9°F (28.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 6 to 12 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 moderate precipitation with 11 to 13 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Sabana de la Mar, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.7°F (32.1°C) and 85°F (29.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 11 to 13 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 Sabana de la Mar to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 85.2°F (29.6°C) and 82.6°F (28.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 7 to 12 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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