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What is the average temperature in Jamaica?

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The average temperature in Jamaica varies between 77 to 86 degrees Fahrenheit in the lowlands and 59 to 71 degrees Fahrenheit in areas with higher elevations.

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What is the average temperature in Jamaica?
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Jamaica is located in the Caribbean Sea and has heavy rainfall throughout the year. The climate is warm and tropical, so there is a high rate of humidity. It is 154.1 miles long and 52.2 miles wide. As of 2014, it has a population of 2.8 million and four major ethnic groups. The island is in the hurricane belt and is subject to a massive amount of tropical storms and hurricanes during peak periods.

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