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

Saint Martin Travel Advisory

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

Local Situation: 4.0 / 5

Please reconsider your need to travel to Saint Martin. 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 Martin

There are currently 1,007 officially reported cases of infections with SARS-CoV-2 (or Coronavirus) in Saint Martin. As reported by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control this morning (~8:30am CET).

There are currently 25 officially reported deaths related to this disease in Saint Martin.

Source: www.ecdc.europa.eu

Advice scoring history for Saint Martin

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

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 Martin 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-martin

Individual rating changes for Saint Martin

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

Changes from March 23rd 2020

The total rating for Saint Martin 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 Martin with a rating of 4.0.

About Saint Martin

Saint Martin with its capital Marigot is a country in North America (Caribbean), more than one-third the size of Washington, DC (53 km²). The country is located Caribbean, located in the Leeward Islands (northern) group; French part of the island of Saint Martin in the Caribbean Sea; Saint Martin lies east of the US Virgin Islands. The climate can be described as temperature averages 80-85 degrees all year long; low humidity, gentle trade winds, brief, intense rain showers; July-November is the hurricane season. With a population of less than a million citizens.

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Basic Statistics and Facts

Topic Value
Capital Marigot
Population less than one million
Size 53 km²
Size comparable to more than one-third 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 MF
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3 MAF
Countrycode: ISO Numeric 663

Environmental problems and natural hazzards

These are problems Saint Martin 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

  • freshwater supply is dependent on desalination of sea water

Natural hazzards

  • subject to hurricanes from July to November

Top Industries and Agricultural Products

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

Industries

  1. heavy industry
  2. light industry
  3. manufacturing
  4. tourism

Imports and Exports

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

Import products

  1. crude petroleum
  2. food
  3. manufactured items

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current travel advisory for Saint Martin?

Saint Martin 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 Martin.

Is it safe to travel Saint Martin in 2020?

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

How many travel advisories do you know for Saint Martin?

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

What is the current Corona virus situation in Saint Martin?

There are currently 1,007 officially reported cases of infections with SARS-CoV-2 (or Coronavirus) in Saint Martin. As reported by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control this morning (~8:30am CET). There are currently 25 officially reported deaths related to this disease in Saint Martin.

What is the size of Saint Martin?

Saint Martin has a size of 53 km² or 20 mi² which is more than one-third the size of Washington, DC.

Common Frequently Asked Questions

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