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Events and Festivals

  • Pineapple Cup is a yacht race in February that starts in Miami and finishes in Montego Bay.
  • Reggae Sumfest is held in July in Montego Bay.
  • Africa Jamfest - Arty types will love the Africa Jamfest, which showcases art, music and fashion at Montego Bay, Kingston and other destinations in Jamaica in October.




Montego Bay's climate is tropical, with hot and humid weather in summer months. Winter days are usually warm with mild nights. Fairly consistent temperatures are experienced throughout the year, around 25 °C to 30 °C and usually 5 degrees cooler at night.
The rainy season is from May to November, peaking in May and June and in October and November. Rainfall is usually for short periods in the late afternoon and it is still quite possible to enjoy the sun on a visit during these months.

Avg Max27.9 °C28.2 °C28.8 °C29.5 °C30.2 °C30.9 °C31.3 °C31.4 °C31.1 °C30.4 °C29.7 °C28.4 °C
Avg Min20.7 °C20.4 °C20.9 °C21.9 °C22.6 °C23.1 °C23.5 °C23.6 °C23.1 °C23.1 °C22.8 °C21.9 °C
Rainfall85 mm69 mm27 mm53 mm100 mm122 mm53 mm95 mm127 mm166 mm110 mm103 mm
Rain Days985712107101213119





Bethel Court Guesthouse25 Bethel Court Mount Salem Montego BayGuesthouse45
Caribic House69 Gloucester Avenue White Sands Beach P.O.Hotel70
Doctors Cave Beach HotelGloucester AvenueHotel-
Retreat Guesthouse6 New Court Avenue Retreat Heights FalmouthGuesthouse-
Paradise Birds Eye ViewSpring FarmAPARTMENT-
Paradise Clarridge ViewClarridge Hall Spring GardenAPARTMENT-
Spring Garden Villa13 Peters Avenue Spring GardenGuesthouse-
Rhyl by the Sea4 Spring Gardens Reading St JamesHotel-
Cedar Ridge Lodginglot #2 Cedar Ridge Bogue Hill, St. JamesGUESTHOUSE83
Emerald View Resort Villa261 Poinciana Dr Montego BayHOTEL-
Stay and Rest10 Lilliput RoadGUESTHOUSE-
The Bird's Nest177 Patterson Avenue IronshoreHOSTEL81
Misty ValleyChildermas LetheGUESTHOUSE84
Paradise Westgate HillsWest Gate HillsAPARTMENT-
Paradise MilbrookSpring Farm Rose HallHOTEL-
Paradise Golden CastleSpring FarmGUESTHOUSE-
Paradise Indulgence VillaSpring FarmAPARTMENT-
Paradise Serenade Villaoff A1 North Montego HillsAPARTMENT-
Paradise Trillium VillaIronshore EstateAPARTMENT-
Paradise Datura VillaOff Long Hill ReadingAPARTMENT-
Paradise Elegance VillaIronshore EstateAPARTMENT-
Paradise Royal Reef Hotel and RestaurantGreenwoodGUESTHOUSE-
Paradise Lacosta VillaIronshore EstateAPARTMENT-
Mynt Retreat9 Ramparts CloseGUESTHOUSE-
Paradise Anchor VillaBreadnut CloseAPARTMENT-
Paradise Blue Diamond Luxury ApartmentsGill DriveAPARTMENT-
Paradise Burlington Affordable VillaIronshore EstateAPARTMENT-
Paradise Dreamcastle VillaIronshore EstateAPARTMENT-
Paradise Calypso ShoresMantica WayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Eagles Nest VillaParadise Tryall Golf ClubAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Mirador Luxury ApartmentParadise Tryall Golf ClubAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Clive HouseMontego - BayGUESTHOUSE-
Paradise Tryall PhoenixMontego - BayGUESTHOUSE-
Paradise Tryall Round HouseMontego - BayGUESTHOUSE-
Paradise Tryall Poinciana 2Montego - BayGUESTHOUSE-
Paradise Tryall A-2 1 Bedroom VillaroomMontego BayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Captain's ChoiceMontego BayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall HibiscusMontego-BayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Mahogany MewsMontego BayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall MiwayMontego BayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall One LoveMontego-BayGUESTHOUSE-
Paradise Tryall Ackee-8Montego BayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Bumper's NestMontego BayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall EurekaMontego BayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Island HouseMontego BayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall No ProblemMontego BayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall PinnacleMontego BayAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Pleasant ViewMontego BayAPARTMENT-
Irie Ites GuesthouseBogue Hill New RambleGUESTHOUSE79
Paradise Chateau MargaritaMontego bayGUESTHOUSE-
Paradise Enchanting VillaIronshore EstateAPARTMENT-
Paradise Bogue VillaRamble HillAPARTMENT-
Paradise Fairwinds VillaParadise Tryall Golf ClubAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Anticipation VillaParadise Tryall Golf ClubAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Calypso VillaParadise Tryall Golf ClubAPARTMENT-
Paradise Summerhill VillaJarrett StreetAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Sunset VillaTryall Country Club, Tryall RoadAPARTMENT-
Paradise Tryall Heron CoveTryall RoadAPARTMENT-



Keep Connected


Some resort areas and cities have internet cafés, but wifi is on the rise. It's not alway free though and many luxury places charge for wifi as well. On te other end of the scale, guesthouses and cheaper hotels usually offer free wifi.


See also International Telephone Calls

Jamaica's international phone code is 1876.

A prepaid Passport Jamaica SIM card with an international cell phone is the most convenient and economical solution for staying in touch while you travel through Jamaica. It meas much lower charges for calling and especially internet compared to using your home SIM card.

You can also buy simple phones or even rent one. Never use phones at your hotel or resort, as prices go through the roof.


Jamaica Post offers service in the country. It has fairly reliable and affordable services. Postcards and letters take at least a week to 10 day before they arrive in North America, longer for European or other destinations. Most post offices have opening times from 8:00am to 5:00pm Mondays to Fridays. Hotels and resorts usually are able to collect post for you as well. If you want to send a package overseas, use reliable and fast companies like DHL, UPS, TNT or FedEx.

Quick Facts


  • Latitude: 18.46936
  • Longitude: -77.921387

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