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Basseterre Destination Guide

Discover Basseterre in Saint Kitts and Nevis!

Basseterre in the region of Saint George Basseterre with it's 12,920 habitants is a place located in Saint Kitts and Nevis and is the capital of this country.

Interactive map of Basseterre

Local time in Basseterre is now 04:43 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "America / St Kitts" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Fort-de-France, The Valley, Sandy Point Town, Saint Peter's, Sadlers or Charlotte Amalie. When in this area, you might want to check out Wingfield Manor, Stapleton, Romneys, Phillips, Parry's and Basseterre as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

27°C / 81 °F Light rain
Morning Temperature 26°C / 79 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 83 °F
Night Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 100%
Air Pressure 1030.6 hPa
Wind Speed Fresh Breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 92% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Friday, 20th of July 2018
Light rain, fresh breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)
Saturday, 21st of July 2018
Moderate rain, moderate breeze, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 27°C (80 °F)
Sunday, 22nd of July 2018
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 27°C (81 °F)


Best Photos near Basseterre St Kitts a...

00:47 min ( October 14, 2011 by tripadvisorTRIPWOWf)
Views: 128 - Rating: 5/5 The best pictures of Basseterre taken by travel bloggers at the web's premier travel blogging platform. Slideshow created at by TripAdvisor. Top Pics ...

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02:22 min ( November 16, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW)
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Romney Manor - Basseterre St Kitts Sa...

01:23 min ( November 23, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWa)
Views: 305 - Rating: 1/5 - Created at TripWow by TravelPod Attractions (a TripAdvisor company) Romney Manor Basseterre This old plantation estate houses the Caribelle Batik works. You can watch colorfu...

Sleepy tropical island in the sea of blu...

02:38 min ( December 20, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 243 - Rating: 0/5

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Interesting facts about this location

Warner Park Sporting Complex

Warner Park Sporting Complex is an athletic facility in Basseterre, St. Kitts, St. Kitts and Nevis. It includes the Warner Park Stadium, which was one of the hosts for the 2007 Cricket World Cup. It is named after Sir Thomas Warner, the explorer who established the first English colony on St. Kitts. The eastern segment contains the cricket pitch, pavilion, media centre and seating for 4,000 which can be increased with temporary stands to 10,000 for major events.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 17.29, -62.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Athletics (track and field) venues in Saint Kitts and Nevis, Basseterre, Football venues in Saint Kitts and Nevis, National stadiums, Sports venues in Saint Kitts and Nevis, Test cricket grounds in the West Indies


Basseterre, estimated population 15,500 in 2000, is the capital of the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis in the West Indies. Geographically, the Basseterre port is located at {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:17|18|N|62|44|W||| |primary |name= }}, on the south western coast of Saint Kitts Island, and it is one of the chief commercial depots of the Leeward Islands.

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Located at 17.29, -62.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Basseterre, Capitals in North America, Capitals in the Caribbean, Populated coastal places in Saint Kitts and Nevis, Populated places established in 1627, Populated places in Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Kitts and Nevis

The Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, located in the Leeward Islands, is a federal two-island state in the West Indies. It is the smallest sovereign state in the Americas, in both area and population. The capital city and headquarters of government for the federated state is Basseterre on the larger island of Saint Kitts. The smaller island of Nevis lies about 2 miles (3 km) southeast of Saint Kitts, across a shallow channel called "The Narrows".

More reading: Saint Kitts and Nevis homepage
Located at 17.29, -62.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Caribbean countries, Constitutional monarchies, English-speaking countries and territories, Federal countries, Former British colonies, Island countries, Lesser Antilles, Liberal democracies, Member states of the Caribbean Community, Member states of the Commonwealth of Nations, Member states of the United Nations, Saint Kitts and Nevis, States and territories established in 1983

Geography of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Kitts and Nevis is a twin island country with a total landmass of just 104 square miles . The island of St. Kitts, the larger of the two, is 68 square miles in size and is located at latitude 17.30 N, and longitude 62.80 W. Nevis is 36 square miles and located at latitude 17.10 N, longitude 62.35 W, approximately 3 km south-east of St. Kitts. They are about one-third of the way from Puerto Rico to Trinidad and Tobago.

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Located at 17.29, -62.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Kitts

Saint Kitts (also known more formally as Saint Christopher Island is an island in the West Indies. The west side of the island borders the Caribbean Sea, and the eastern coast faces the Atlantic Ocean. Saint Kitts and the neighbouring island of Nevis constitute one country: the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis. The island is one of the Leeward Islands in the Lesser Antilles. It is situated about 2,100 km southeast of Miami, Florida. The land area of St.

More reading: Saint Kitts homepage
Located at 17.29, -62.73 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Former English colonies, Former French colonies, Islands of Saint Kitts and Nevis, Lesser Antilles

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