Haiti has a humid tropical climate, with hot temperatures throughout the year, which become more mild and fresh with the height. In the capital Port-au-Prince, the highest average temperatures vary between 34°C and 31°C, while the average minimum temperatures vary between 20°C and 23°C.
There are two distinct rainy seasons, the first more intense and strong in the months between April and June, the second lightest between August and October, during the rainy season especially between June and October can arrive on the island hurricanes.
The more intense rainfall are recorded in the Tiburon peninsula in the southern part of the Massif de la Hotte, and in the northeastern part of the island. The average annual rainfall in the capital Port-au-Prince is 1,400 mm of rain, with an average of about 100 days of rain per year. The climate is semi-arid on the hillslope where the mountains block the trade winds, particularly in the corridor of the Cul-de-Sac, east of Port-au-Prince.
The temperature of the sea water in Haiti varies between 26 ° C in February and 29 ° C in August, September and October.
WHEN TO GO TO HAITI
The best time to visit Haiti are the months ranging from November to March, in fact at this time temperatures are a little less high, the rains more rare and less humid air.
HAITI CLIMATIC TABLES
|PORT-AU-PRINCE (7 metres)|
|Month||Average low (°C)||Average high (°C)||Precip. (mm)||Precip. days|
|Month||Sea Water Temperature °C|
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