Guadeloupe weather

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The weather guide for Guadeloupe (Basse-Terre) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.

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Guadeloupe weather overview

The French-owned islands of Guadeloupe are the southernmost of the Leeward Islands. The main rainy season here is from June to November but showers can occur at any time of the year. The rainfall statistics are for Camp Jacob and reflect the much heavier rains that occur throughout the year in the mountainous interior. Hurricanes can hit the islands between July and November.

Temperatures are high throughout the year and high humidity can make life a sticky business during the rainy season in particular, although nights are cooler than days.

What to pack for Guadeloupe weather

Pack light cotton clothing with warmer cover-ups for inland areas and winter evenings. Also go prepared for rain, whatever the time of year.

Which is the hottest month in Guadeloupe?

The hottest time of year in Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe is normally August. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 28°C with high heat and humidity.

Which month has the most rain in Guadeloupe?

In terms of rainfall, July is usually the wettest month in Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe with 386mm on average. There are normally 24 days in July with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Guadeloupe?

The sunniest time of year in Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe is normally April with bright sunshine on average for 64% of daylight hours; that's 8 hours of sunshine per day.

When is the sea warmest in Guadeloupe?

The sea is usually at its warmest in Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe in September when the water temperature reaches 29°C.

What is the time difference between Guadeloupe and the UK?

The time difference between Guadeloupe and the UK is GMT-4 hours.

What is the main language spoken in Guadeloupe?

The main language spoken in Guadeloupe is French.

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What is the currency in Guadeloupe?

The currency in Guadeloupe is the Euro (EUR).

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Which plugs are used in Guadeloupe?

Guadeloupe uses electrical plug type C + E (230 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in Guadeloupe?

They drive on the right side of the road in Guadeloupe.

Compare Guadeloupe weather with the USA

Below the Guadeloupe weather chart shows average maximum daytime temperature for Guadeloupe (Basse-Terre) and the USA (Washington).

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