Best time to go to Jersey

The best time to visit Jersey is a lot like what you’d expect for the UK’s sunnier coastal towns – July and August are the toastiest months, with highs of 19°C. That might not sound super hot, but Jersey’s got more sunshine hours than anywhere in the British Isles. If you’re not afraid of some chillier Channel Island weather, winter trips in January and February average temperatures of around 6°C.

Passports and Visas

British citizens don’t need a visa to enter Jersey but must have a valid passport. For the most up-to-date passport and visa info, visit

Don't forget to arrange your travel insurance before you go.

Health and safety

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Further Reading

  • Overview
  • Things To Do
  • Key Facts

    • Capital - St Helier
    • Language - English
    • Timezone - GMT
    • Population - 107,800
    • Currency - JEP:Jersey Pound
    • Flight Time - 1 hour 5 minutes from Gatwick

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