Jamaica

North America & Caribbean

Overview

Are you looking for a real adventure and a true fresh of breath air? Are you hoping to create beautiful memories that will last a lifetime? Do you desire to pace along the less travelled trails and be one with nature? If your answers are yes, the Jamaica is surely your next holiday destination.

 

With its many miles of untouched coastline, pouring waterfalls and natural mineral baths, stretched sandy beaches, crystal clear waters and secret coves, Jamaica’s nature is truly worth exploring. And if you’re up for a wild night out, some shopping, wild adventures, a unique dining experience, and appreciating some art, music and cultural events, Jamaica has got you covered with its unique character and welcoming people. 

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Important information

3 Main Attractions: Montego Bay, Dunn’s River Falls, Blue Lagoon

Culture Norms: Tip everyone who helps you in any way. The standard tip is 10 percent for taxi drivers and waiters. Speak at moderate volumes when meeting people for the first time. Although Jamaicans can be loud and friendly with each other, they expect new people to be quieter until they are fully accepted into the group.

Prices of Necessities: Bottle of water – 0.7 $, coffee – 2.7 $, average restaurant meal for 2 persons – 36 $

Emergency Numbers: Police 119, Ambulance & Fire Brigade 110

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Precautions

Vaccinations: Hepatitis A vaccination is recommended for all travelers. Two doses of MMR vaccinations are recommended for travelers born after 1956 if not previously taken. Hepatitis B vaccination maybe required depending on your trip activities.

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Currency

Name: Jamaican Dollar

Symbol: JMD

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Weather conditions

Temperature
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Average High
Temperature (C)
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Average Low
Temperature (C)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
28.1°
28.2°
28.4°
28.9°
28.4°
30.1°
30.7°
30.9°
30.3°
29.8°
28.9°
28.4°
20.6°
20.7°
21.1°
21.9°
22.9°
23.8°
23.6°
23.8°
23.3°
23.2°
22.1°
21.2°
Precipitation
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Average Precipitation (mm)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
68.0
54.0
47.3
66.8
148.0
129.2
81.0
128.3
151.9
220.7
147.8
92.8
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Temperature
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Average High
Temperature (C)
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Average Low
Temperature (C)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
28.1°
28.2°
28.4°
28.9°
28.4°
30.1°
30.7°
30.9°
30.3°
29.8°
28.9°
28.4°
20.6°
20.7°
21.1°
21.9°
22.9°
23.8°
23.6°
23.8°
23.3°
23.2°
22.1°
21.2°
Precipitation
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Average Precipitation (mm)

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
68.0
54.0
47.3
66.8
148.0
129.2
81.0
128.3
151.9
220.7
147.8
92.8
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