- Save EXTRA £300 on select sailings in 2023
- Book ocean cruises to the Caribbean, USA, Europe & more
- No minimum spend. 7 night durations only
Trinidad & Tobago climate guide
Read our complete guide to the climate in Trinidad & Tobago.
|Maximum daytime temperature °C|
|Hours of sunshine (daily)|
|Days with some rainfall|
|Sea temperature °C|
Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in Trinidad & Tobago for next month - September. Select a destination to see the climate guide for all months of the year.
Cruise deal finder
Recommended for Trinidad & Tobago
The climate guide for Trinidad & Tobago (Port-of-Spain, Trinidad) shows long term monthly weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.
Metric (°C / mm) | Imperial (°F / inches)
Trinidad and Tobago climate overview
The twin islands of Trinidad and Tobago lie at the southern tip of the eastern Caribbean just off the Venezuelan coast. Unusually for the Caribbean, the majority of the population of Trinidad is not of African origin because after the abolition of slavery the British introduced migrant workers from India.
Trinidad's capital, Port Of Spain, is widely regarded as the carnival Mecca of the Caribbean, when during the February celebrations, outrageously colourful costumes, rhythmic steel bands and calypso dancing add to an electrifying street party attended by tens of thousands. The Northern Mountain range of Trinidad forms an impressive backdrop to the capital city, while the rest of the island is made up of rolling hillsides and plains. Vegetation is a mixture of crop plantations, indigenous lush forest and mangrove swamp.
The interior of Tobago is mountainous with thick rainforest, nevertheless this jungle wilderness is wholly accessible in the Tobago Forest Reserve, which has a road running through its heart. The island's coast is blessed with numerous beautiful white sand beaches with coconut palms and reef protected waters.
Trinidad and Tobago's tropical climate has a rainy summer season, the wettest months being from June to November with a distinctive drop in rainfall in late September or early October. The drier and sunnier winter season runs from February to April, but even during this time, it will rain most afternoons over the higher ground. Temperatures remain warm all year round with high heat and humidity in most months.
Although officially lying just south of the 'hurricane belt', tropical storms and hurricanes do occasionally hit the islands.
More about Trinidad & Tobago
Get your weekly fix of holiday inspiration from some of the world's best travel writers plus save on your next trip with the latest exclusive offers
We promise not to share your details
Popular travel offers
*affiliate links: find out how we are funded and why this helps us remain free to use.