Climate: tropical cyclones (hurricanes) develop off the coast of Africa near Cape Verde and move westward into the Caribbean Sea; hurricanes can occur from May to December, but are most frequent from August to November
Definition: This entry includes a brief description of typical weather regimes throughout the year.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of April 17, 2002
© 2007 IndexMundi. All rights reserved.