Bahamas Island Officially known as the Commonwealth of Bahamas this Island consists
of about 700 islands and islets etc in the Atlantic Ocean. It is located about 50 miles from USA
state of Florida and is spread over an area of about 5400 sq miles. Tourist attractions and
activities here include miles of powdery white sandy beaches, water parks, architecture, historic
forts, museums, night life, shopping and various water activities. The world famous Paradise
Island, off the shores of Nassau and Lucaya, a suburb of Freeport, is another tourists’ popular
destination. This Island country has couple of dozens cities and towns with numerous airports.
The major airports include Bamini and Bamini Sea Plane airports, Grand Bahamas International
airport in Freeport, Nassau, the capital and the largest city’s Lynden Pindling International and
San Salvador airport also known as Cockburn Town airport. Cruise ships and direct and
connecting flights serve this Island country from USA and other countries of the world.
Getting around: Inter-Island air, rental autos within the Islands, taxis, mail boats and charter
boats are the common means of transportation.
Tourist seasons: High tourist season is March to April and December to February and low
season May to November.
Weather: Climatological Information Nassau, Bahamas souce The Bahamas Department of
Meteorology. Altitudes and other factors may substantially influence the weather conditions in the
same city, town and neighborhood. Historical data may not be relied on for current conditions.
Visit relevant source for other climate variables.
100mm = 3.9370 inches, 50mm = 1.9685 inches,
25mm = 0.9842 inches, 12.5mm = 0.4921 inches
Climatological information is based on monthly averages for the 30-year period 1971-
- Mean number of rain days = Mean number of days with at least 0.25 mm of rain.
Attention: Please note that the averaging period for climatological information and the
definition of "Mean Number of Rain Days" quoted in this web site may be different for
different countries. Hence, care should be taken when city climatologies are compared.
Weather related other variants: THurricane season May to November but usually not severe.
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airport, hotel, business, residence back and more.
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