Overview of Dominica Weather

Dominica is an island country in the Caribbean Sea, located between the French islands of Guadeloupe to the north and Martinique to the south. The capital city is Roseau. The climate of Dominica is tropical, with a dry season from January to April and a wet season from May to December. The average temperatures range from 24°C (75°F) in the dry season to 27°C (81°F) in the wet season.

The island is subject to hurricanes from June to November. The most recent major hurricanes to affect Dominica were Hurricane Maria in September 2017 and Hurricane Irma in September 2017.

Rainfall is heavy throughout the year, with an average of 3,600 mm (140 inches) per year. The mountainous interior of the island is the wettest area, while the coastal areas receive less rainfall.

Dominica is a volcanic island and is home to the Morne Diablotins, the highest point in the Lesser Antilles. The island is also home to several hot springs and boiling lakes.