Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis? If you're planning to go to Nevis, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis

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

What to wear/what to pack for Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis by month

January

Traveling to Nevis in January, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very 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 luggage
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella

February

February in Nevis is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Nevis is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Nevis in April, you will notice that it is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

Traveling to Nevis in May, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. 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:

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

June

If you are traveling to Nevis in June, you will notice that it is really hot, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Nevis is really hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Nevis is consistently hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Nevis, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September here can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Nevis during October, you are likely to find that it can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 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
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

November

November in Nevis is extremely warm and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Nevis in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very 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:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevis

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types D and G
  • A SIM card that works in Nevis
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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