Best time to visit, weather and climate Dominican Republic

Best time to visit Dominican Republic

Climate Dominican Republic per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 28°C
5
mm
8
mm
14
mm
21
mm
51
mm
34
mm
49
mm
59
mm
34
mm
44
mm
21
mm
8
mm

The best time to visit the Dominican Republic is from january until december, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in the Dominican Republic is 30°C in june and the lowest is 28°C in january. The weather and climate of Dominican Republic is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Dominican Republic is an 9,6. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Dominican Republic has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in the Dominican Republic or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Dominican Republic is 29° degrees and there is about 349 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 191 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Dominican Republic

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 29°C 28°C
Night 20°C 20°C 20°C 21°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 21°C
Precip 5
mm
8
mm
14
mm
21
mm
51
mm
34
mm
49
mm
59
mm
34
mm
44
mm
21
mm
8
mm
Rain
days
6 7 10 13 17 14 16 16 15 14 11 8
Dry
days
25 21 21 17 14 16 15 15 15 17 19 23
Sun hours
per day
9 9 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 9 9 9
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6
 


Climate Dominican Republic january

On average, it is maximum 28° in january in Dominican Republic and at least around 20° degrees. In january there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

Climate Dominican Republic february

On average, it is maximum 28° in february in Dominican Republic and at least around 20° degrees. In february there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

Climate Dominican Republic march

On average, it is maximum 28° in march in Dominican Republic and at least around 20° degrees. In march there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 14 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

Climate Dominican Republic april

On average, it is maximum 29° in april in Dominican Republic and at least around 21° degrees. In april there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

Climate Dominican Republic may

On average, it is maximum 29° in may in Dominican Republic and at least around 22° degrees. In may there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 51 mm and the it will be dry 14 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

Climate Dominican Republic june

On average, it is maximum 30° in june in Dominican Republic and at least around 23° degrees. In june there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

Climate Dominican Republic july

On average, it is maximum 30° in july in Dominican Republic and at least around 23° degrees. In july there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 49 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

Climate Dominican Republic august

On average, it is maximum 30° in august in Dominican Republic and at least around 23° degrees. In august there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 59 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

Climate Dominican Republic september

On average, it is maximum 30° in september in Dominican Republic and at least around 23° degrees. In september there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

Climate Dominican Republic october

On average, it is maximum 30° in october in Dominican Republic and at least around 23° degrees. In october there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 44 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

Climate Dominican Republic november

On average, it is maximum 29° in november in Dominican Republic and at least around 22° degrees. In november there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 21 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

Climate Dominican Republic december

On average, it is maximum 28° in december in Dominican Republic and at least around 21° degrees. In december there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in the Dominican Republic.

14 day weather forecast Dominican Republic

The weather for the Santo Domingo in Dominican Republic will be 31° till 29° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Dominican Republic is based on the weather in Santo Domingo.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Tu
27 Oct
Wisselend bewolkt 31°C 23°C 29°C 1.8 mm 40% 4m/s 6
Tu
27 Oct
Wisselend bewolkt 31°C 23°C 29°C 1.8 mm 40% 4m/s 6
We
28 Oct
Lichte regen 30°C 22°C 29°C 7.1 mm 70% 4m/s 6
We
28 Oct
Lichte regen 30°C 22°C 29°C 7.1 mm 70% 4m/s 6
Th
29 Oct
Lichte regen 30°C 23°C 29°C 7.1 mm 70% 2m/s 5
Th
29 Oct
Lichte regen 30°C 23°C 29°C 7.1 mm 70% 2m/s 5
Fr
30 Oct
Licht bewolkt 32°C 23°C 30°C 0.6 mm 15% 2m/s 7

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Fr
30 Oct
Licht bewolkt 32°C 23°C 30°C 0.6 mm 15% 2m/s 7
Sa
31 Oct
Lichte regen 28°C 23°C 30°C 5.8 mm 65% 2m/s 3
Sa
31 Oct
Lichte regen 28°C 23°C 30°C 5.8 mm 65% 2m/s 3
Su
1 Nov
Bewolkt 30°C 23°C 30°C 0.9 mm 25% 3m/s 2
Su
1 Nov
Bewolkt 30°C 23°C 30°C 0.9 mm 25% 3m/s 2
Mo
2 Nov
Bewolkt 29°C 23°C 30°C 0.9 mm 25% 3m/s 2
Mo
2 Nov
Bewolkt 29°C 23°C 30°C 0.9 mm 25% 3m/s 2

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Hotels and apartments in the Dominican Republic

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Flight tickets to the Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic has 8 airports which you can fly to:

  • Cibao International Airport
    Santiago
  • Casa De Campo International Airport
    La Romana
  • Gregorio Luperon International Airport
    Puerto Plata
  • Maria Montez International Airport
    Barahona
  • Punta Cana International Airport
    Punta Cana
  • Samaná El Catey International Airport
    Samaná
  • La Isabela International Airport
    La Isabela
  • Las Américas International Airport
    Santo Domingo Este

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About the Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is in the continental part Caribbean and the capital is Santo Domingo. The total surface is 48.730 km² with 1.288 km of coastline and the population consists of 10.169.172 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 67x smaller than India. If you want to call the Dominican Republic you have to use +1809 or 001809 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +18095012457809 or 0018095012457809.

The Dominican Republic is in a straight line at 13.690 km distance from New Delhi. From Indira Gandhi the flight time is about 17 hours10.

Currency Dominican Republic

In the Dominican Republic the Dominican peso is used to pay.

Exchange rate Dominican peso (DOP) 27 october 2020

1 Dominican peso = 1,27 Indian rupee
100 Dominican peso = 126,73 Indian rupee

1 Indian rupee = 0,79 Dominican peso
100 Indian rupee = 78,91 Dominican peso

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

MasterCard ATM Hunter
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Time difference Dominican Republic

In the Dominican Republic it is now 10:17 o’clock in the morning on tuesday 27 october 2020. That is 9,5 hour earlier than in India. The time zone of the Dominican Republic is America/Santo_Domingo and the Greenwich time is UTC-04.

Vaccinations Dominican Republic

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in the Dominican Republic.

  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)
  • ZIKA-virus