Sailing in St. Maarten offers a unique and unforgettable experience. With its crystal-clear waters, stunning coastline, and steady trade winds, it is a paradise for sailors of all levels. Whether you're an experienced sailor or a novice, St. Maarten has something to offer for everyone. Here are ten reasons why sailing in St. Maarten is a must:

  • Stunning beaches and coves to anchor your boat and enjoy some sunbathing and swimming.
  • World-class sailing infrastructure with marinas, yacht clubs, and boat rental services available.
  • Opportunities to explore nearby islands and visit other Caribbean destinations.
  • Perfect conditions for water sports like snorkeling, diving, and windsurfing.
  • Chance to witness breathtaking sunsets over the Caribbean Sea.
  • Exciting sailing races and regattas held throughout the year.
  • Abundance of marine life, including turtles, dolphins, and tropical fish.
  • Plenty of beachside restaurants and bars to enjoy delicious local cuisine and refreshing drinks.
  • Reliable and consistent trade winds for smooth sailing experiences.
  • Opportunity to discover hidden gems and secluded spots that can only be accessed by boat.
JanuaryWarm and sunny28C52mm35%7 hours10 knots
FebruaryMild and occasional rain showers27C45mm40%6 hours11 knots
MarchWarm and partly cloudy28C44mm30%7 hours12 knots
AprilWarm and partly cloudy29C46mm20%8 hours11 knots
MayHot and occasional rain showers30C61mm25%8 hours10 knots
JuneHot and occasional rain showers31C70mm30%8 hours9 knots
JulyHot and occasional rain showers31C69mm35%8 hours9 knots
AugustHot and occasional rain showers31C76mm40%8 hours9 knots
SeptemberHot and occasional rain showers31C96mm45%7 hours9 knots
OctoberWarm and occasional rain showers30C124mm50%7 hours10 knots
NovemberWarm and partly cloudy29C94mm45%7 hours11 knots
DecemberWarm and partly cloudy29C70mm40%7 hours10 knots