January is the coldest month in Montego Bay with an average temperature of 76°F (25°C). The average low temperature is 70°F (21°C) while the average high temperature is 82°F (28°C).
In February, the average high and average low temperatures hold steady at 82°F (28°C) and 70°F (21°C) respectively. Days are beautiful and sunny with 9 hours of average daily sunshine.
Montego Bay Weather in March: Montego Bay receives the lowest precipitation average in March with just 30 mm of expected rainfall. The average high temperature increases a few degrees to 84°F (29°C) while the average low temperature also rises a couple of degrees to 72°F (22°C).
April sees the high temperature average and low temperature average hold steady at 84°F (29°C) and 72°F (22°C) respectively.
In May, Montego Bay receives an average precipitation rate of 80 mm. The average low temperature rises by a single degree to 73°F (23°C). The average high temperature rises a couple of degrees to 86°F (30°C).
Montego Bay Weather in June: The climate warms up further in June with an average high temperature of 88°F (31°C). The low temperature average increases to 75°F (24°C).
July is the hottest month annually in Montego Bay with an average temperature of 83°F (29°C). The high temperature measures in at a hot 91°F (33°C) while the low temperature average is 75°F (24°C). This month is the best time to hit the beaches with optimal sea temperatures of 84°F (29°C). Meanwhile, July receives the highest daily average of sunshine of 11 hours per day.
In August, the heat persists with the average high temperature and the average low temperature ranging between 91°F (33°C) and 75°F (24°C) respectively.
Montego Bay Weather in September: The climate begins to cool slightly in September with the high temperature average decreasing a few degrees to 88°F (31°C). In contrast, the low temperature average remains the same at 75°F (24°C).
October has the highest precipitation average of the year with 130 mm of rainfall. The average low temperature holds steady at 75°F (24°C) while the average high temperature decreases slightly to 86°F (30°C).
In November, the high temperature continues its downward trend decreasing to 84°F (29°C). The low temperature, similarly, decreases a few degrees to 73°F (23°C).
Montego Bay Weather in December: While the average high temperature remains the same in December at 84°F (29°C), the average low temperature goes down one degree to 72°F (22°C).
To enjoy the best of Jamaica’s weather, the best time to visit is between November to mid-December when the island enjoys the most pleasant weather in the year. The early winter months of November to December are also the best months to visit for those who are looking for the best value for their money as the impending rainy season keeps prices relatively low. Party season on Jamaica’s shores is between the months of January to March, so for travelers who want to experience the hottest parties should come during this time period.
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