French Polynesia: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go ?

Find the best time to go to French Polynesia from seasonal norms in many locations like Moorea or Bora-Bora, on this page.

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When is the best time to go in French Polynesia ?

What is the best time to go in French Polynesia? Here is some information to help you in your decision:

  • In September, the weather is good everywhere in French Polynesia
  • The most favorable months to visit Tahiti (Papeete) are May, June, July, August and September
  • On average, the warmest months in Tahiti (Papeete) are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, October, November and December
  • The rainiest month in this city are January, February and December
  • The cities with the best climate are Rikitea, Tubuai and Nuku Hiva with good weather at least 9 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all the year in Hiva Oa (Marquesas Islands)

For all information about the climate and the weather city by city in French Polynesia for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
partially good weather French Polynesia in january
partially good weather French Polynesia in february
partially good weather French Polynesia in march
partially good weather French Polynesia in april
partially good weather French Polynesia in may
partially good weather French Polynesia in june
partially good weather French Polynesia in july
partially good weather French Polynesia in august
good weather French Polynesia in september
partially good weather French Polynesia in october
partially good weather French Polynesia in november
partially good weather French Polynesia in december

When to go in French Polynesia by cities

Hiva Oa (Marquesas Islands)

Best time to visit Hiva Oa (Marquesas Islands)

The best months to visit Hiva Oa (Marquesas Islands) are january, march, july, august, september, october, november et december.

Moorea

Best time to visit Moorea

The best months to visit Moorea are may, june, july, august, september, october et november.

Tahiti (Papeete)

Best time to visit Tahiti (Papeete)

The best months to visit Tahiti (Papeete) are may, june, july, august et september.

Bora-Bora

Best time to visit Bora-Bora

The best months to visit Bora-Bora are july, august, september et october.

Rangiroa

Best time to visit Rangiroa

The best months to visit Rangiroa are august et september.


Climate and Weather of French Polynesia

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Temperatures and rainfall in French Polynesia

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of French Polynesia and rainfall month by month for the cities of of Hiva Oa (Marquesas Islands), of Moorea, of Tahiti (Papeete), of Bora-Bora et of Rangiroa, as well as the sea temperature months by month for the coastal cities..


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good weather
okay weather
bad weather
very bad weather

Map of French Polynesia

Hover on cities to obtain information about weather.


About of French Polynesia

What to do in French Polynesia ?

Beaches / bathing

Nature and landscapes

Culture and heritage

Sport

Suitable for families

Crafts / shopping

Food

Night life

Are these weather information for French Polynesia reliable?

Climate data for French Polynesia are raised every day since January 2009.Also, the analysis of these meteorological data for French Polynesia allows us to determine the average for each month in Hiva Oa (Marquesas Islands), Moorea, Tahiti (Papeete), Bora-Bora, Rangiroa, Rikitea, Tubuai, Ahe, Fakarava, Fatu Hiva, Huahine, Makatea, Manihi, Maupiti, Nuku Hiva, Raiatea, Raivavae, Rimatara, Rurutu et Tahaa.

So yes: these data are reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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