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Last verified: Thursday, 19. September 2019 at 07:22 AM

Bermuda Travel Advisory

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Warning Level Icon Travelling Bermuda is (relatively) safe

Local Situation: 1.3 / 5

Travelling Bermuda is (relatively) safe. We detected travel advisories from 3 sources for this specific country.

Regional Situation: 1.3 / 5

This country shares no land border with any other country. Thus, the region score is identical to the country risk rating.

Risk scoring history for Bermuda

Chart of the risk level over that last 200 days. This is the daily calculated travel risk for Bermuda.

Chart of the number of sources over that last 200 days. This is the daily number of advisory sources (of any rating) that have been active on that day.

Note: Changes happening on the 28th/29th of July 2019 are related to a change in the software and number of sources processed.

Rating Details (single travel warnings)

These are the individual advisories published by other countries about the destination Bermuda from a travellers perspective. The scoring of all messages combined is the foundation for the current rating 1.3 out of 5.0.

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 0 - Travel is usually safe.

This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.

Advisory issued by: Canada

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Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.

This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.

Advisory issued by: United States

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Exercise normal precautions in Bermuda. Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page.

Source: http://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/bermuda-travel-advisory.html

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.

This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.

Advisory issued by: Ireland

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Warning Level Icon Danger level: 2 - Travel is usually safe.

This is the general advisory usually covering the country as a whole.

Advisory issued by: Malta

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The hurricane season in Bermuda usually takes place between June to November. Currently Hurricane Humberto is forecast to pass 100 miles north of Bermuda by late Wednesday or early Thursday as a Category 2 hurricane. For this reason, the Ministry is advising those travellers travelling on these days to exercise caution and to keep monitoring local news and weather ...

Source: https://foreignaffairs.gov.mt/en/Pages/Travel-Advice.aspx

Individual changes for Bermuda

This is the recent history of individual changes that affected the total asessment of Bermuda. Most recent events first.

Changes from September 19th 2019

The total rating for Bermuda changed from 1.8 to 1.3. Here are the influencing details:

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The Maltese government increased their existing warning for Bermuda to 2.0 (of 5.0) from the previous rating of 1.0 (by +1.0).

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The Canadian government removed their warning for Bermuda with a previous rating of 0.0.

Changes from September 18th 2019

The total rating for Bermuda changed from 1.0 to 1.8. Here are the influencing details:

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The Canadian government issued a new warning for Bermuda with a rating of 4.0.

About Bermuda

Bermuda with its capital Hamilton is a country in North America (Northern America), about one-third the size of Washington, DC (53 km²). The country is located North America, group of islands in the North Atlantic Ocean, east of South Carolina (US). The climate can be described as subtropical; mild, humid; gales, strong winds common in winter. The landscape is low hills separated by fertile depressions. With a population of less than a million citizens.

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Basic Statistics and Facts

Topic Value
Capital Hamilton
Population less than one million
Size 53 km²
Size comparable to about one-third the size of Washington, DC
Common languages English, Portuguese
Currency Dollar (short: BMD)
Common voltage (electricity) 120V - 60Hz
Used GSM Frequencies 1900
International phone prefix +1-441
Internet Top Level Domain .bm
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2 BM
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3 BMU
Countrycode: ISO Numeric 60

Environmental problems and natural hazzards

These are problems Bermuda is facing. Environmental issues refer to damages of the nature due to industry and society. Natural hazzards refer to potential dangers originating in nature.

Environmental problems

  • dense population and heavy vehicle traffic create serious pollution problems
  • there is no sewage treatment on the island
  • water resources scarce (most obtained as rainwater or from wells)

Natural hazzards

  • hurricanes (June to November)

Top Industries and Agricultural Products

These are the main product industries and agricultural products of Bermuda. This list indicates what this country is good at producing.

Industries

  1. international business
  2. light manufacturing
  3. tourism

Agriculture products

  1. bananas
  2. citrus
  3. dairy products
  4. flowers
  5. honey
  6. vegetables

Bermudian Imports and Exports

These are the main product categories of imports and exports to and from Bermuda.

Export products

  1. reexports of pharmaceuticals

Import products

  1. chemicals
  2. clothing
  3. construction materials
  4. food
  5. fuels
  6. live animals
  7. machinery
  8. transport equipment

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current travel advisory for Bermuda?

Bermuda is currently rated at 1,3 out of a possible 5.0. Collected from 3 official sources. Travelling Bermuda is (relatively) safe.

Is it safe to travel Bermuda in 2019?

You are good to go, enjoy your trip to Bermuda.

How many travel advisories do you know for Bermuda?

We currently evaluate 11 official sources each morning. Today, we know of active advisories from 3 individual sources for Bermuda.

What is the size of Bermuda?

Bermuda has a size of 53 km² or 20 mi² which is about one-third the size of Washington, DC.

Common Frequently Asked Questions

For non-country specific questions, please check our global F.A.Q.