Caribbean Tourism

Saba

Before Travelling

Climate The average temperature is 25-28°C, 78-82°F during the day but at night it can fall to 16-18°C, the low 60°Fs. The higher up you get, the cooler it will be; so take a jersey, if hiking up the mountain. Average annual rainfall is 42 insurance. Documents Saba is a free port so there are no customs formalities. (See Netherlands Antilles section under...

Saba

Saba The island is an extinct volcano which shoots out of the sea, green with lush vegetation but without beaches. In fact there is only one inlet amidst the sheer cliffs where boats can come in to dock. The highest peak of this rugged island is Mount Scenery (887 m), also known as ‘the Mountain’, and the highest point in all the Netherlands. Because of the...

Before Travelling

Climate The mean annual temperature is about 26°C. The dry season is roughly from Jan-Apr. The rainy season starts in May lasting almost to the end of the year. The island lies in lattitudes where the northeast trade winds are an almost constant, cooling influence. Rainfall varies (according to altitude) in different parts of the island from 60 to 138 in....