The best time to visit the Turks and Caicos is during the winter dry season between November to May when the average daily temperature sits around 27°C (80°F) with a high of 29°C (84°F) and a low of 22°C (71°F).
The Turks and Caicos experience a tropical monsoon climate with fairly consistent temperatures year round, accompanied by a constant easterly trade breeze.
The hottest months are in summer from August to November, when the daily temperature averages 32°C (90°F) but may soar to 35°C (95°F), and average humidity is 74 per cent.
The heaviest rains fall in the months of September to December and during the hurricane season, which officially lasts from July to October.
Seawater temperature averages 28°C (83°F) in summer and about 25°C (77°F) in winter.
The best diving is between April and July, which falls outside the busy tourist season of mid-December to mid-April when prices skyrocket.
High Season: Mid-December to mid-April
Low season: Mid-April to mid-November when many hotels slash prices by as much as 50 per cent.
|Ave Temp (°C)||24||24||25||25||27||28||28||28||28||28||26||25|
|Ave High Temp (°C)||26||27||27||28||29||30||30||31||31||30||28||27|
|Ave Low Temp (°C)||22||22||23||23||25||26||26||26||26||26||24||23|
|Sunshine (Hrs daily)||7||7||7||8||7||7||8||8||7||7||6||6|
|Daylight (Hrs daily)||11||11||12||13||13||13||13||13||12||12||11||11|
|Ave Humidity (%)||72||73||72||73||74||76||73||74||74||75||75||76|
|Days with some Rain||3||2||2||3||2||3||3||3||4||6||6||6|
|Ave Rainfall (mm)||30||30||20||30||20||50||20||40||60||70||90||80|
|Sea Temp (°C)||26||26||26||26||27||28||28||29||29||29||28||27|
|(Grand Turk, TCI)||J||F||M||A||M||J||J||A||S||O||N||D|
Note: Meteorological data is sourced from the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
Latest update: Best time to visit Turks and Caicos: 18 November, 2018
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