English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda? If you're planning to go to English Harbour, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda

Based on the climate and weather in English Harbour, the best time to go is April. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda by month

January

If you go to English Harbour in January, you will notice that it is extremely warm, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

February

In February, English Harbour is extremely warm and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for English Harbour, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In February, humidity reaches as high as 80%. Additionally, it is breezy.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

If you visit English Harbour during March, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts

April

If you are traveling to English Harbour in April, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses

May

May in English Harbour is extremely warm, very rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

June

If you are traveling to English Harbour in June, you will notice that it can be very hot, very rainy and very hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat

July

July for English Harbour can be very hot, very rainy and very hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses

August

August in English Harbour is really hot, very rainy and very hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

September

If you go to English Harbour in September, you will notice that it is constantly hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Shorts

October

October in English Harbour is pretty consistently hot, very rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

November

If you go to English Harbour in November, you will notice that it is hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

December

Traveling to English Harbour in December, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for English Harbour, Antigua and Barbuda

Here are some general tips on what to wear in English Harbour, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in English Harbour

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