Climate in Montego Bay (Saint James), Jamaica

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Celsius

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Average water temperature

The mean water temperature over the year. Show in Celsius

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Millimeter

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Weather Forecasts for Montego Bay (Saint James)

TUE Dec 07
85°F | 76°F

Sunny

WED Dec 08
85°F | 76°F

Sunny

THU Dec 09
85°F | 75°F

Sunny

The best time of year to visit Montego Bay in Jamaica

The climate is tropical in Montego Bay. Rain is seen in most months, there is only a short dry season. The averaga annual temperature is 26 degrees Celsius (79° Fahrenheit).

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • On average, the temperatures are always high.
  • Most rainfall (rainy season) is seen in October.
  • The warmest month is July with an average maximum temperature of 31°C (88°F).
  • The coldest month is February with an average maximum temperature of 28°C (82°F).
  • October is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • March is the driest month.
  • April is the most sunny month.
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