The island is 34 kilometres (21 miles) in length and as much as 23 kilometres (14 miles) in width, amounting to 431 square kilometres (166 sq miles) of beautiful beaches and stunning scenery. The climate in Barbados tends to be fantastic all year-round with temperatures ranging from 23 to 31 °C (73 to 88 °F). The dry season runs from November through mid-April. June through October is the wet season although Barbados tends to remain very sunny.