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Last verified: Monday, 23. November 2020 at 08:20 AM

Saint Barthélemy Travel Advisory

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Warning Level Icon Please reconsider your need to travel to Saint Barthélemy

Local Situation: 4.0 / 5

Please reconsider your need to travel to Saint Barthélemy. We detected travel advisories from one source for this country.

Regional Situation: 4.0 / 5

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

Current informationen on Covid-19 in Saint Barthélemy

There are currently no officially reported cases of infections with SARS-CoV-2 (or Coronavirus) in Saint Barthélemy. As reported by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control this morning (~8:30am CET).

There are currently no officially reported deaths related to this disease in Saint Barthélemy.

Source: www.ecdc.europa.eu

Advice scoring history for Saint Barthélemy

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

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 Saint Barthélemy from a travellers perspective. The scoring of all messages combined is the foundation for the current rating 4.0 out of 5.0.

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 4 - Reconsider travelling.

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

Advisory issued by: Canada

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The Canadian goverment suggests: Avoid non-essential travel.

Source: https://travel.gc.ca/destinations/saint-barthelemy

Individual rating changes for Saint Barthélemy

This is the recent history of individual changes of travel advices that affected the total asessment of Saint Barthélemy. Most recent events first.

Changes from March 23rd 2020

The total rating for Saint Barthélemy changed from 0.0 to 4.0. Here are the influencing details:

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

About Saint Barthélemy

Saint Barthélemy with its capital Gustavia is a country in North America (Caribbean), less than an eighth of the size of Washington, DC (21 km²). The country is located Caribbean, island between the Caribbean Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean; located in the Leeward Islands (northern) group; Saint Barthelemy lies east of the US Virgin Islands. The climate can be described as tropical, with practically no variation in temperature; has two seasons (dry and humid). The landscape is hilly, almost completely surrounded by shallow-water reefs, with plentiful beaches. With a population of less than a million citizens.

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Basic Statistics and Facts

Topic Value
Capital Gustavia
Population less than one million
Size 21 km²
Size comparable to less than an eighth of the size of Washington, DC
Common languages French
Currency Euro (short: EUR)
International phone prefix +590
Internet Top Level Domain .gp
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2 BL
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3 BLM
Countrycode: ISO Numeric 652

Environmental problems and natural hazzards

These are problems Saint Barthélemy 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

  • and provided by desalination of sea water
  • collection of rain water
  • especially in summer
  • fresh water is in short supply
  • or imported via water tanker
  • with no natural rivers or streams

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current travel advisory for Saint Barthélemy?

Saint Barthélemy is currently rated at 4,0 out of a possible 5.0. Collected from 1 official sources. Please reconsider your need to travel to Saint Barthélemy.

Is it safe to travel Saint Barthélemy in 2020?

The score is rather high (4,0) and you should avoid all non-essential travel to Saint Barthélemy. Maybe pick another location.

How many travel advisories do you know for Saint Barthélemy?

We currently evaluate 11 official sources each morning. Today, we know of active advisories from 1 individual sources for Saint Barthélemy.

What is the current Corona virus situation in Saint Barthélemy?

There are currently no officially reported cases of infections with SARS-CoV-2 (or Coronavirus) in Saint Barthélemy. As reported by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control this morning (~8:30am CET). There are currently no officially reported deaths related to this disease in Saint Barthélemy.

What is the size of Saint Barthélemy?

Saint Barthélemy has a size of 21 km² or 8 mi² which is less than an eighth of the size of Washington, DC.

Common Frequently Asked Questions

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