Houses for rent Turks & Caicos Islands
A 5 minute walk away from one of the most beautiful kites beaches in the world on the island of Providenciales, in the Turks and Caicos archipelago, 4 km from services, restaurants, grocery stores, drugstores and the renowned Grace Bay beach, are 2 fenced, comfortable, well maintained houses (villas) to rent, with all the comforts of home in a safe neighbourhood.
Turks and Caicos islands are an archipelago of the West Indies, southeast of the Bahamas in the Caribbeans.The archipelago is a string of thirty islands with a total land surface of 497 square km.
The Turks and Caicos were discovered in 1512 by Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León. In 1681 they became a British colony with the arrival of British settlers from Bermuda.
They were officially part of the Bahamas until 1848, then of Jamaica until 1962, then of the Bahamas again until 1973, at which date they became a British territory of their own.
The Turks and Caicos islands have a hot and dry tropical climate. Most of the time, they get between 500 to 600 mm of rain a year. With usually only 46 days of rainfall a year, it can be said that the islands are arid. The rainy season is short and insignificant, from October to December. That is when the rainfall is at its peak with 6 days of rain a month. On the other hand, during the dry season from January to October, there are only two days of rain a month.
The islands are quite warm with an average temperature of 29 °C. The temperature is at its peak between the months of April and October.
The average temperatures are: