The best times to visit the Turks and Caicos Islands for ideal weather are

December 17th to March 25th

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

 

 


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Weather in the Turks and Caicos Islands

Temperature

Average temperatures in the Turks and Caicos Islands vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for most of the year with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 39th 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 the Turks and Caicos Islands, the hottest months are August, September, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 89.7°F (32.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 80.8°F (27.1°C) at night.

the Turks and Caicos Islands Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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the Turks and Caicos Islands Temperatures (Celsius)

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Low

“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.

the Turks and Caicos Islands Perceived Temperature (F)

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the Turks and Caicos Islands Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average the Turks and Caicos Islands 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)
Jan81.67873.4
Feb8278.373.7
Mar82.478.573.3
Apr84.480.575.4
May85.881.976.6
Jun87.784.379.6
Jul8985.380.1
Aug89.185.680.5
Sep88.985.380.1
Oct87.48479.5
Nov84.280.976.7
Dec82.278.974.8

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan27.625.623
Feb27.825.723.2
Mar2825.822.9
Apr29.126.924.1
May29.927.724.8
Jun30.929.126.4
Jul31.729.626.7
Aug31.729.826.9
Sep31.629.626.7
Oct30.828.926.4
Nov2927.224.8
Dec27.926.123.8

 


 
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 the Turks and Caicos Islands.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in the Turks and Caicos Islands (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)
Jan0%00
Feb0%00
Mar0%00
Apr0%00
May0%00
Jun0%00
Jul0%00
Aug0%00
Sep0%00
Oct0%00
Nov0%00
Dec0%00

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan000
Feb000
Mar000
Apr000
May000
Jun000
Jul000
Aug000
Sep000
Oct000
Nov000
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Humidity and Wind

the Turks and Caicos Islands has some humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (60.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is October (66.7%).

Wind in the Turks and Caicos Islands is usually moderate. The windiest month is July, followed by August and April. July’s average wind speed of around 11.9 knots (13.7 MPH or 22 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early August where average top sustained speeds reach 15.9 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in the Turks and Caicos Islands.

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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
Jan10.8Gentle breeze14.1Significant breeze
Feb10.8Gentle breeze14.2Significant breeze
Mar10.9Gentle breeze14.4Significant breeze
Apr11.2Significant breeze14.6Significant breeze
May10.9Gentle breeze14.2Significant breeze
Jun10.7Gentle breeze13.7Significant breeze
Jul11.9Significant breeze15.2Significant breeze
Aug11.6Significant breeze15.3Significant breeze
Sep8.7Gentle breeze12.2Significant breeze
Oct8.9Gentle breeze12.3Significant breeze
Nov9.6Gentle breeze13.1Significant breeze
Dec10.7Gentle breeze14.3Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan65.5%
Feb63.8%
Mar60.7%
Apr62.4%
May63.5%
Jun66.6%
Jul65%
Aug65%
Sep64.1%
Oct66.7%
Nov66.7%
Dec66.7%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to the Turks and Caicos Islands?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the Turks and Caicos Islands; 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 Sep 11, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in the Turks and Caicos Islands 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 the Turks and Caicos Islands 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 the Turks and Caicos Islands Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 86.4°F (30.2°C) and 81.6°F (27.6°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 the Turks and Caicos Islands, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.5°F (31.9°C) and 82.8°F (28.2°C), which will feel very nice 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 the Turks and Caicos Islands to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 82.9°F (28.3°C) and 81.5°F (27.5°C). These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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