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Climate: Daytime average temperatures range between 70° and 85°F, though the nights can be much cooler especially in the mountains. Rainy season is from July to October although there will often be daily showers through the year.
Accuweather weather forecast for Dominica.
Currency: The official currency is the Eastern Caribbean dollar. Need exchange rates? Try our currency converter.
Electricity: 220-240 volts/50 AC.
Official Language: English, a French-based Creole is widely spoken by residents.
Political Status: Independent (Commonwealth of Dominica).
Population: 65,777 (July 1998 est.).