Climate: Average annual temperature High/Low: Summer 82/60. Winter 78/60. Average rainfall – 42 inches
Water Temperature: 26 – 28°C / 78 – 82°F
Time: UTC -4:00
Language: Dutch is the official language but English is widely spoken.
Currency: USD – United States Dollar
Electricity: 110 Volts AC, 60 cycles.
Marriage Requirements: Request must be done in advance and can be done via e-mail to [email protected], along with a letter requesting permission to be married on the island addressed to the Lt. Governor of Saba. It should be sent in advance in order to secure a date and obtain all of the necessary information.
The request to wed should be addressed to:
The Lt. Governor of Saba
The Bottom Saba
Princess Juliana International Airport St. Maarten – SXM
Juancho E. Irausquin, SAB
Hyperbaric Chambers: Saba University School of Medicine
Underwater mountains summits begin at about 85 feet and drop into the abyss, luring awe struck divers as well as a variety of large fish and pelagics along the Saba shore. The Saba Marine Park was established in 1987 and is one of the few self-sustaining marine parks worldwide. The island is roughly 5 square miles, rising 2,900 feet above sea level. Saba is 150 miles east of Puerto Rico and 28 miles S.W. of St. Maarten.Read More
Trip to SABA and St Martin was fantastic. SABA diving was wonderful and that dive shop has the best service I’ve ever seen. Everything went like clockwork. Cottage Club was clean, kitchenette and ocean view. St Martin hotel was great, diving not near SABA, but we were in the ocean so OK. After all that trouble nobody asked for one damn voucher. Would do same trip again with no changes.
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