Santa Cruz
weather, climate and best time to visit



Best time to visit Santa Cruz

The best time to visit Santa Cruz on Aruba is from January through September and November and December. In this period you have a warm temperature and little precipitation. The highest average temperature in Santa Cruz is 29°C in August and the lowest is 27°C in January. The maximum water temperature is 47°C and the lowest water temperature is 35°C.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather in Santa Cruz per month, the monthly temperature or when it rains the most. Monthly averages are based on weather data from the last 30 years.

Climate Santa Cruz by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 27 27 27 27 28 28 28 29 29 29 29 28
Water temperature (°C) 35 36 41 37 42 43 36 47 40 45 38 35
Precipitation (mm) 24 15 14 16 27 12 17 22 54 107 89 54



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Climate Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz has a semi-arid climate. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Santa Cruz is 28° degrees and there is about 453 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 109 days a year with an average humidity of 80% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate Santa Cruz by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 27 27 27 27 28 28 28 29 29 29 29 28
Night temp. (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 28 28 28 29 28 28 27
Water temp. (°C) 35 36 41 37 42 43 36 47 40 45 38 35
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 24 15 14 16 27 12 17 22 54 107 89 54
Days with rain 15 11 13 8 11 7 10 10 15 20 24 22
Dry days 16 17 18 22 20 23 21 21 15 11 6 9
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 9 9 9 9 9 10 10 10 9 9 9
Wind force (Bft) 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 5
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7

Santa Cruz weather by month

What is the average Santa Cruz weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

Santa Cruz weather

The weather for Santa Cruz over the next 14 days will be 26°C till 27° with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain. The water temperature will be 28°C.

5-day weather forecast Santa Cruz

Weather
Max/min
Water
Precip
Wind
Wednesday
7 december
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27°C
26°C
28°C
8.1 mm
8 m/s
Thursday
8 december
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27°C
26°C
28°C
2.6 mm
8 m/s
Friday
9 december
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26°C
26°C
28°C
0 mm
8 m/s
Saturday
10 december
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26°C
26°C
28°C
0.1 mm
7 m/s
Sunday
11 december
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26°C
26°C
28°C
0.4 mm
8 m/s

View the 14 day weather forecast for Santa Cruz


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Santa Cruz?

Santa Cruz is located in Aruba. It lies in a straight line 13,557 km from Islamabad.

The coordinates of Santa Cruz are:

  • Latitude: 12.5
  • Longitude: -69.966667

The GPS coordinates are 12° 30' N, 69° 58' W

How long is the flight to Santa Cruz?

The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Santa Cruz is approximately 17 h. 20 min.

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What are the nearest airports to Santa Cruz?

These are the airports closests to Santa Cruz:

  • Queen Beatrix International Airport (AUA) – 6 km in Oranjestad

How big is Santa Cruz?

The surface area of Santa Cruz is 491 km².

What is the currency of Santa Cruz?

In Santa Cruz, the Aruban florin (AWG) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 7 December 2022

  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.011 Aruban florin
  • 1 Aruban florin = 88.77 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 1.13 Aruban florin
  • 100 Aruban florin = 8,876.55 Pakistani rupee

What is the area code of Santa Cruz?

The area code to call Santa Cruz is +297.