Santo Domingo Weather

Pristine beaches, turquoise waters and an endless supply of sunshine lure tourists to the Dominican Republic year-round. Although the area receives temperate weather throughout the year, the best time to visit is generally during the dry season lasting from November through April. The exception to this is the island's northern coast, whose dry season runs from May through October. During dry season months, the weather is pleasantly warm with cool nights and limited rainfall and humidity.

Temperatures rise slightly from May through November with the increased humidity making it seem hotter. The Caribbean's hurricane season lasts from June 1 through November 30, but the Dominican Republic's peak months are August and September. Luckily, the Dominican Republic is positioned in a well-protected area that usually receives only minor damages.

Click any link to view monthly averages for temperature and precipitation in that destination.

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Santo Domingo Weather
Temperature (Fahrenheit)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 82 82 83 84 84 86 86 86 86 86 85 82
Low 70 70 71 73 75 76 76 76 75 75 73 71

Temperature (Celsius)
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
High 28 28 28 29 29 30 30 30 30 30 29 28
Low 21 21 22 23 24 24 24 24 24 24 23 22

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Inches 2 2 2 3 7 6 6 6 7 7 4 3
Centimeters 5 5 5 8 18 15 15 15 18 18 10 8


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