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Tobago – Best time to go

Best time to visit Tobago

Tobago enjoys a warm climate with temperatures reaching highs of 31°C and humidity levels often reaching above 80%. January to April receive the least rainfall while May to December consist of sunshine with brief, tropical showers and high levels of humidity. 

The best time to book a holiday in Tobago is January to May

The weather is Tobago is pleasant all year round. Although the island isn’t on the hurricane belt, it has a wet season which falls from June to December. We recommend visiting in January to May when the skies are clearer and you can enjoy warm temperatures without the humidity.

  • Maximum Daytime Temperature – 29°C
  • Minimum Night Time Temperature – 23°C
  • Average rainfall – 58mm per month
  • Average daylight hours – 9

 

What’s the weather like in Tobago between January and May?

The weather through the months of January to May is typically drier than the rest of the year, however showers have been known to occur during the night and particularly just before dawn. The average daytime temperature reaches around 29°C, although temperatures have been known to creep into the mid 30s on particularly hot days. We advise you to pack a light cover up for the evenings as the northeast trade winds make the dusk a lot cooler.

Reasons to visit Tobago from January and May

  • Many important music and cultural festivals are held during these months, including the Tobago Carnival Regatta, Tobago Jazz Experience and the goat and crab racing festival
  • Enjoy a long line up of cultural and music events, from music festivals to open air concerts

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