Information & Facts
St Croix enjoys a year round sunny climate with little variation
in temperature. Average daily temperatures range from 77ºF (25ºC)
in the winter to 82ºF (28ºC) in the summer. Overnight lows average
around 72ºF (22ºC) and 78ºF (26ºC) in the summer.
English is the official language. Spanish, Creole and
some French are also spoken.
The official currency is the US Dollar (USD) divided into 100
cents. Most credit cards are accepted, including American Express,
Diners Club Mastercard and Visa, and are useful for withdrawing
cash at ATMs. Travellers cheques are widely accepted in hotels,
shops and restaurants provided they are in US Dollars. Foreign
exchange bureaux are available to exchange other currencies, but it
is best to arrive with US Dollars as many banks and hotels will not
exchange foreign currency.