Climate and Average Weather in Trinidad & Tobago

Trinidad-Tobago has a tropical climate which is tempered by northeast trade winds. The dry season is from November to May. With February, March and April as the driest months of the year. Temperatures fluctuate between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) at night and 30 degrees Celsius (86°F) during the day throughout the year. The sea temperature is also very pleasant all year round.

The rainy season that starts in June and doesn't end until December. On an annual basis, Trinidad receives an average of 2100 millimeters (82.6 inch) of rain. The smaller Tobago is slightly wetter with an average of 2500 mm (98.4 inch). Tropical storms and hurricanes may occur in the second half of the year.

The best time to visit Trinidad and Tobago is from January to April. This is the driest and sunniest period of the year. During the day it is always warm. After the sun has set, the temperature drops quite gradually. The sun shows itself often with an average of 8 to 9 hours of sunshine per day.

Interested in more detailed Weather and Climate information?
Please select the city below you wish to travel to, or the one closest to your destination. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
1. Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
On certain pages we also offer other historical weather data like humidity, wind speed and water temperature.

Places in Trinidad & Tobago

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Islands of Trinidad & Tobago

Regions in Trinidad & Tobago