Monthly weather forecast and climate
Kingston, Jamaica

The brightly lit Kingston city, Jamaica
The brightly lit Kingston city, Jamaica

The best time to visit Kingston

The best months for a swim in Kingston, Jamaica, are January through March, with a perfect temperature - varying between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F), and scarce rainfall.

Weather in January

January, the same as December, in Kingston, Jamaica, is a hot winter month, with average temperature ranging between max 30.3°C (86.5°F) and min 21.1°C (70°F). The perfect water temperature of 27.1°C (80.8°F) with 18mm (0.71") of accumulated rainfall and only 5 rainfall days, makes January a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in January »

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Kingston, is another tropical month, with average temperature varying between 30.2°C (86.4°F) and 21°C (69.8°F). The perfect water temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F) with 19mm (0.75") of accumulated rainfall and only 5 rainfall days, makes February a great period for swimming and other water activities. Weather in February »

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is still a tropical month in Kingston, Jamaica, with average temperature ranging between max 30.7°C (87.3°F) and min 21.6°C (70.9°F). The ideal sea water temperature of 27.3°C (81.1°F) and only 5 rainfall days, with 20mm (0.79") of accumulated rainfall, makes March the best time for swimming and other water activities. Weather in March »

Weather in April

April, like March, is another hot spring month in Kingston, Jamaica, with average temperature fluctuating between 31.1°C (88°F) and 22.6°C (72.7°F). In April, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in March - a still hot 31.1°C (88°F). Weather in April »

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Kingston, is also a hot month, with average temperature varying between 31.6°C (88.9°F) and 23.6°C (74.5°F). In Kingston, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still tropical 31.6°C (88.9°F). Weather in May »

Weather in June

June, the first month of the summer, in Kingston, is still a tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 24.2°C (75.6°F) and 32.1°C (89.8°F). In Kingston, the average high-temperature in June is practically the same as in May - a still tropical 32.1°C (89.8°F). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, the same as June, in Kingston, Jamaica, is another tropical summer month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 24.3°C (75.7°F) and an average high of 32.8°C (91°F). The warmest month is July, with an average high-temperature of 32.8°C (91°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.3°C (75.7°F). In July, the average heat index is calculated to a blistering 42.8°C (109°F). Weather in July »

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Kingston, is another tropical month, with average temperature ranging between min 24.2°C (75.6°F) and max 32.7°C (90.9°F). In Kingston, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still tropical 32.7°C (90.9°F). Weather in August »

Weather in September

September, the first month of the autumn, in Kingston, is still a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 24°C (75.2°F) and an average high of 32.1°C (89.8°F). In Kingston, the average high-temperature in September is almost the same as in August - a still tropical 32.1°C (89.8°F). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, the same as September, in Kingston, Jamaica, is a hot autumn month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31.7°C (89.1°F) and an average low of 23.4°C (74.1°F). In Kingston, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in September - a still hot 31.7°C (89.1°F). Weather in October »

Weather in November

November, the last month of the autumn, in Kingston, is another hot month, with average temperature varying between 22.8°C (73°F) and 31.2°C (88.2°F). In November, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in October - a still tropical 31.2°C (88.2°F). Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a tropical month in Kingston, Jamaica, with average temperature fluctuating between 21.8°C (71.2°F) and 30.6°C (87.1°F). In Kingston, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in November - a still hot 30.6°C (87.1°F). Weather in December »
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Kingston?

Throughout the year, there are 93 rainfall days, and 813mm (32.01") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the driest month in Kingston?

The month with the least rainfall is January when the rain falls for 5 days and typically collects 18mm (0.71") of precipitation.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Kingston?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 8, are months with the lowest UV index in Kingston, Jamaica.

What is the coldest month in Kingston?

February is the coldest month in Kingston, with an average high-temperature of 30.2°C (86.4°F) and an average low-temperature of 21°C (69.8°F).

What is the month with the coldest sea water in Kingston?

February is the month with the coldest seawater in Kingston, with an average sea temperature of 26.9°C (80.4°F).

What is the month with the most sunshine in Kingston?

Months with the most sunshine in Kingston, Jamaica, are February and April, with an average of 8.6h of sunshine.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kingston?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

When are the longest days in Kingston?

With an average of 13.2h of daylight, June has the longest days of the year.

What is the warmest month in Kingston?

July is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 32.8°C (91°F) and an average low-temperature of 24.3°C (75.7°F).

What is the least humid month in Kingston?

The least humid month in Kingston, Jamaica, is July, with an average relative humidity of 70%.

When is the sea warmest in Kingston?

With an average sea temperature of 29.5°C (85.1°F), September is the month with the warmest seawater in Kingston.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Kingston?

With an average of 7.1h of sunshine, September has the least sunshine of the year in Kingston.

What is the most humid month in Kingston?

The most humid month in Kingston, Jamaica, is October, with an average relative humidity of 79%.

What is the rainiest month in Kingston?

October is the month with the most rainfall in Kingston. Rain falls for 14 days and accumulates 177mm (6.97") of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Kingston?

With an average of 11.1h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Kingston, Jamaica.

Average temperature
Kingston, Jamaica

Average temperature - Kingston, Jamaica

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (30.2°C).

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (21°C).

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Average rainfall
Kingston, Jamaica

Average rainfall - Kingston, Jamaica

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (177mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (18mm).

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Average rainfall days
Kingston, Jamaica

Average rainfall days - Kingston, Jamaica

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (14 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, February and March (5 days).

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Average sea temperature
Kingston, Jamaica

Average sea temperature - Kingston, Jamaica

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (26.9°C).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Kingston, Jamaica

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Kingston, Jamaica

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.1h).

Months with the most sunshine are February and April (Average sunshine: 8.6h).
The month with the least sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

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Average UV index
Kingston, Jamaica

Average UV index - Kingston, Jamaica

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 8).

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