Why to come to St Martin / St Maarten ?
St Martin/St Maarten, island covering just 88km2, nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the Carbbean Sea, is a French-Dutch island. Its surname is « Friendly island » : you will be friendly welcomed.
A real paradise with its 37 beaches (4 nudist beaches), St Martin has natural, cultural and human riches. Thanks to its climate and nature, the island offers unparalleled year-round watersports and outdoor activities.
Island of gastronomy and culinary delights, St Martin will enjoy you with its large variety of restaurants ( beach restaurants, lolos, gourmet restaurants,…)
Island with a lively nightlife, St Martin has a lots of lively places in the open air, in front of the sea,… : bars, band live, clubs, restaurants, casinos,…
Capital of duty-free shopping, St Martin will offer you a lot of fashion stores, jewelleries, electronic strores …
Ideal climate and weather all year round on St Martin…
St Martin has a tropical climate, the temperature is stable (between 82.4°F and 89.6°F) and benefits from the trade winds.
There is no rainy season as such and the showers are rather short. On St Martin, the difference between the dry and the rainy season is less marked than on southern islands such as French islands, Guadeloupe and Martinique.
In spite of the stable temperature, there are 2 seasons :
From December to May, temperature is around 82.4°F.
From June to November, temperature is higher : from 82.4° to 89.6°F.
All year round, the sun rises between 5 am and 6 am and sets between 5 pm and 7 pm. The longest days are between April and September.
The sea is warm : between 75.2F and 86°F.
Average temperatures and precipitation on St. Martin
|Rainfall in inches||2.6||1.8||1.6||2.4||3.9||2.9||3.1||4.1||5.3||4.9||4.9||3.3|
|Temp. in °F||82||83||84||84||86||87||89||88||88||87||85||83|
|Water Temp. in °F||80||79||80||81||82||83||83||84||84||85||83||82|