Best time to visit, weather and climate Suriname

Best time to visit Suriname

The best time to visit Suriname is from january until december, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Suriname is 32°C in september and the lowest is 28°C in february. The weather and climate of Suriname is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Suriname is an 8,7. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


Suriname has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Suriname 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 Suriname per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
29°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 29°C
75
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88
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72
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89
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114
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97
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68
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53
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31
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32
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71
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99
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Climate Suriname

Suriname has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for Suriname is 30° degrees and there is about 888 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 76 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Suriname

 
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 29°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 30°C 31°C 32°C 32°C 31°C 29°C
Night 24°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 24°C
Precip 75
mm
88
mm
72
mm
89
mm
114
mm
97
mm
68
mm
53
mm
31
mm
32
mm
71
mm
99
mm
Rain
days
25 24 26 24 28 25 20 15 12 14 19 26
Dry
days
6 4 5 6 3 5 11 16 18 17 11 5
Sun hours
per day
8 7 7 7 8 9 9 10 10 10 9 8
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3 3
UV-index 6 7 7 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 6
 

Weather Suriname january

On average, it is maximum 29° in january in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In january there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 75 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Suriname.

Weather Suriname february

On average, it is maximum 28° in february in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In february there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 88 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Suriname.

Weather Suriname march

On average, it is maximum 29° in march in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In march there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 72 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Suriname.

Weather Suriname april

On average, it is maximum 29° in april in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In april there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 89 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Suriname.

Weather Suriname may

On average, it is maximum 29° in may in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In may there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 114 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in Suriname.

Weather Suriname june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In june there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 97 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Suriname.

Weather Suriname july

On average, it is maximum 30° in july in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In july there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 68 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Suriname.

Weather Suriname august

On average, it is maximum 31° in august in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In august there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 53 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Suriname.

Weather Suriname september

On average, it is maximum 32° in september in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In september there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Suriname.

Weather Suriname october

On average, it is maximum 32° in october in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In october there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Suriname.

Weather Suriname november

On average, it is maximum 31° in november in Suriname and at least around 25° degrees. In november there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 71 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Suriname.

Weather Suriname december

On average, it is maximum 29° in december in Suriname and at least around 24° degrees. In december there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 99 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Suriname.

14 day weather forecast Suriname

The weather for Paramaribo in Suriname will be 35° till 31° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Suriname is based on the weather in Paramaribo.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Fr
27 Nov
Licht bewolkt 34°C 22°C 28°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 9
Sa
28 Nov
Wisselend bewolkt 35°C 22°C 28°C 3.4 mm 55% 2m/s 9
Su
29 Nov
Bewolkt 33°C 23°C 28°C 1.4 mm 30% 2m/s 3
Mo
30 Nov
Onweer met regen 33°C 23°C 28°C 7.0 mm 70% 2m/s 8
Tu
1 Dec
Overwegend bewolkt 34°C 23°C 28°C 4.0 mm 55% 2m/s 4
We
2 Dec
Wisselend bewolkt 34°C 22°C 28°C 4.0 mm 55% 2m/s 8
Th
3 Dec
Onweer met regen 32°C 22°C 28°C 7.2 mm 70% 2m/s 8

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Fr
4 Dec
Onweer met regen 30°C 23°C 28°C 9.9 mm 75% 2m/s 6
Sa
5 Dec
Onweer met regen 31°C 22°C 28°C 7.9 mm 70% 2m/s 5
Su
6 Dec
Bewolkt 30°C 22°C 28°C 5.0 mm 60% 1m/s 4
Mo
7 Dec
Regen 27°C 22°C 28°C 12 mm 80% 2m/s 3
Tu
8 Dec
Lichte regen 30°C 22°C 28°C 5.4 mm 65% 1m/s 5
We
9 Dec
Lichte regen 28°C 22°C 28°C 9.3 mm 75% 1m/s 3
Th
10 Dec
Wisselend bewolkt 31°C 22°C 28°C 4.7 mm 60% 2m/s 6

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About Suriname

Suriname is in the continental part South America and the capital is Paramaribo. The total surface is 163.270 km² with 386 km of coastline and the population consists of 541.638 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 20x smaller than India. If you want to call Suriname you have to use +597 or 00597 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 +5975012457809 or 005975012457809.

Suriname is in a straight line at 13.849 km distance from New Delhi. From Indira Gandhi the flight time is about 17 hours5.

Currency Suriname

In Suriname the Surinamese dollar is used to pay.

Exchange rate Surinamese dollar (SRD) 27 november 2020

1 Surinamese dollar = 5,24 Indian rupee
100 Surinamese dollar = 523,84 Indian rupee

1 Indian rupee = 0,19 Surinamese dollar
100 Indian rupee = 19,09 Surinamese dollar

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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.

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Time difference Suriname

In Suriname it is now 10:29 o’clock in the morning on friday 27 november 2020. That is 8,5 hour earlier than in India. The time zone of Suriname is America/Paramaribo and the Greenwich time is UTC-03.

Vaccinations Suriname

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Gele koorts
  • 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 Suriname.

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