Barbados Island


Barbados Island

Barbados is an island country in the Lesser Antilles. It is21 miles in length and as much as 14 miles in width. It is situated in the western area of the North Atlantic and 62 miles east of the Windward Islands and the Caribbean Sea.

In 1966 ,Barbados became an independent state and Commonwealth realm, retaining Queen Elizabeth II as Head of State. Barbados is one of the Caribbean’s leading tourist destinations and is one of the most developed islands in the region. Source

Map of Barbados

Weather and Climate of Barbados Island

Barbados offers sunshine everyday. The constant cool breezes of the Trade Winds keep average day time temperatures of 80 to 85 degrees Fahrenheit, 27 to 29 degrees Celsius. Night time temperatures average 76 degrees Fahrenheit, 23 degrees Celsius.

December to May in Barbados is mainly the driest months. Afternoon rain showers fall during the months of June to November. These are often welcomed to cool down from the blazing sun, and can last simply a few minutes. Source

 Barbados Island temperature

Click for Grantley Adams, Barbados Forecast

To enter Barbados visitors must have:

A valid passport with six months remaining
A return or onward ticket if flying by commercial carrier
A letter of invitation if residing at a private address if applicable
A confirmed hotel booking if applicable

Nationals from many countries do not need visas to visit Barbados. The length of stay depends on the
country of your passport.

The following nationals require a visa to visit the Barbados:

Afghanistan, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Bahrain, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia Herzegovina, Burkina Faso,
Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde Islands, Central, African, Republic, Chad, China (People’s Republic, Including Macau And Hong Kong), Comoros Islands, Congo, (Democratic Republic of)) Cook Islands, Cote D’ Ivoire, Djibouti, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Guatemala, Guinea Bissau, Guinea, Haiti, Honduras, India, Indonesia, IRAN (Islamic Rep. Of), Iraq, Jordan, Korea (North), Kuwait, Laos (People’s Democratic Republic), Lebanon, Liberia Libya, Macau, Macedonia, Madagascar, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Monaco, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, New Caledonia, Niger, Niue, Norfolk Island, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau Islands, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Philippines, Puerto Rico Qatar, Reunion, Rwanda, American Samoa, American), Sao Tome, Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia & Montenegro, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Togo, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam and Yemen.

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