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Best time to visit Sosua, Dominican Republic

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The best time to visit Sosua is March

Are you looking to travel to Sosua and want to find out when’s the best time to visit? You’re in the right place! The perfect time to visit Sosua is March due to the excellent weather conditions, and you might even find that the cost of flights and accommodation are lower than if you travel during the peak holiday seasons.

In summer, the temperature in Sosua can rise as high as 31℃ (88℉). The coldest it usually gets in winter-time in Sosua is around 20℃ (68℉).

If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Sosua, or you’re just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset. On average it rains the most days in May, making it the wettest month of the year. Although it’s the wet season, it can often rain a little bit during the day or evening but have fine weather for a majority of the day too, so don’t let this put you off.

Find out everything you need to know about when to visit Sosua below, including detailed information about the weather and tools to help you find the best prices and book your trip.

Warmest month

August

Least rainfall

July

Most daylight

July

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Sosua seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Sosua as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Sosua is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

Season Months
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Sosua

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Sosua for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Sosua climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Sosua for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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OCT
NOV
DEC

Sosua in January

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (74℉)
  • Average high temperature: 26℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 9 days
  • Average rainfall: 45mm (2") over 18 days
9 days
of pure sunshine
18 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in January, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Sosua in February

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (74℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 40mm (2") over 17 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
17 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in February, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Sosua in March

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 73mm (3") over 21 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
21 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in March, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Sosua in April

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 47mm (2") over 19 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
19 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in April, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Sosua in May

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 100mm (4") over 22 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
22 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in May, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Sosua in June

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 10 days
  • Average rainfall: 44mm (2") over 15 days
10 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in June, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Sosua in July

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 9 days
  • Average rainfall: 34mm (1") over 15 days
9 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in July, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Sosua in August

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (87℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 9 days
  • Average rainfall: 48mm (2") over 16 days
9 days
of pure sunshine
16 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in August, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Sosua in September

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 76mm (3") over 21 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
21 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in September, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.

Sosua in October

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 84mm (3") over 21 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
21 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in October, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Sosua in November

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 73mm (3") over 22 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
22 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in November, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Sosua in December

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 45mm (2") over 20 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
20 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Sosua in December, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Sosua is usually August, where temperatures tend to rise to around 30℃ (87℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Sosua is generally around July. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in July first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Sosua is generally around May, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of May too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Sosua, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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