The climate of Saint Gilles les Bains (Réunion)
Saint Gilles les Bains lies in the west of Réunion and is the most
important holiday destination in Réunion, mainly due to the 20
kilometer long lagoon on which the town is situated. This lagoon is
known for its gold-coloured sandy beaches and the bright-blue sea.
This is why the beaches of Saint Gilles les Bains are also very
popular with the local population and therefore it is very busy here
in the holidays and the weekends; one has to be here very early for a
good spot on the beach.
The clear water in this lagoon lends itself excellently to
scuba-diving and deep-sea diving. The climate in Saint Gilles les
Bains is a tropical monsoon climate. Throughout the year, even during
the rainy period, there are long periods of sunshine, so that people
here also talk about the everlasting summer. The summer period here is
from November up to and including April, most rain also falls in this
period and hurricanes may occur.
The data below is based on registered weather data and applies to
Saint Gilles les Bains:
More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but don’t present a general impression
of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures don’t always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
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