Visit St. Bart's
Best Time To Go
November through June is the best time to visit St. Bart's. From December through April, the sun is especially scorching. December is considered peak season and requires bookings six months in advance. Clouds and showers sometimes interrupt the warm weather, especially during the fall. Avoid the rainy season in September, October, and November, when many establishments close.
There is no public transportation on the island. Many travelers pick up a rental car; there are 20 agents on the island, including Avis and Hertz. There are also 38 licensed taxi drivers. Hotels will be able to call one for you.
June through September are the hottest months, with an average high of 90°F (32°C). January through March are the coldest months, with an average high of 84°F (29°C).
Know Before You Go
Airlines like Winair and St. Barth Commuter sell tickets for the 15-minute flight over from St. Maarten. Another option: fly Tradewinds Aviation from San Juan, Puerto Rico.
French is the official language, although English is widely spoken.
Type E (two-prong plug)
Euro (Dollars are widely accepted as well)