When is the best time to go to Fiji?

When is the best time to go to Fiji? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In May, the weather is beautiful everywhere in Fiji
  • The best months to go to Nadi are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months in Nadi are January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November and December
  • The rainiest months in this city are January, February and March
  • The cities with the best climate are Nadi, Lautoka and Sigatoka, with good weather at least 8 months a year

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

January 85°F to 86°F
February 86°F
March 85°F to 86°F
April 83°F to 85°F
May 81°F to 83°F
June 79°F to 83°F
July 77°F to 81°F
August 77°F to 81°F
September 77°F to 83°F
October 79°F to 85°F
November 81°F to 85°F
December 83°F to 86°F
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Fiji by cities


Best time to go to Nadi

The best months to go to Nadi are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.


Best time to go to Suva

The best time to go to Suva is may.

Kadavu Island

Best time to go to Kadavu Island

The best months to go to Kadavu Island are may, june, july, september, november and december.


Best time to go to Lautoka

The best months to go to Lautoka are april, may, june, july, august, september, october and november.

Malolo Lailai

Best time to go to Malolo Lailai

The best months to go to Malolo Lailai are may, june, july, august, september, october and november.


Best time to go to Savusavu

The best months to go to Savusavu are may, june and july.

Other cities and places in the Fiji Islands

Climate and Weather in the Fiji Islands

Fiji is a country of Oceania that is located to the east of Vanuatu, to the west of Tonga and to the south of Tuvalu. Due to their positioning in the South Pacific, these areas benefit from a very tropical climate.

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The Fiji Island's climate only has two seasons: hot and very hot. Indeed, the Islands within the southern hemisphere have actually never known negative temperatures - the "fresher" months between May and November have temperatures described as those in the spring from a European point of view - while the warmer months, therefore from December to April, reach temperatures high enough to exceed 30° C. If you decide to fly to the Fiji Islands during this hot season, upon arriving at the Nadi International airport you will automatically step from a European winter into a Fijian summer. The weather in the Fiji Islands will quickly make you forget the greyness of the Old Continent.

The capital, Suva, is located in one of the archipelagic regions that receives the most rain, especially between January and April. On a country wide level, March is generally the wettest month, while July is generally the driest. The climate in the Fiji Islands is such that the country can also experience tropical cyclones, the riskier months being between November and April. The northwestern islands are also quite vulnerable to hurricanes, that can usually strike in both January and February.

When autumn settles in Europe and North America, why not enjoy the sunshine and summer temperatures of the Fiji Islands? Lounge on the beaches of Yasawa-i-Rara, explore the mountains and tropical dry forests on the various islands or go snorkeling off the coast of Taveuni?

Temperatures and rainfall in the Fiji Islands

On these 2 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Fiji and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Nadi, Suva, Kadavu Island, Lautoka and Malolo Lailai.

Where to go in the Fiji Islands?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Kadavu Island86°F88°F88°F86°F85°F83°F81°F79°F79°F81°F83°F85°F
Malolo Lailai90°F90°F90°F90°F88°F86°F86°F86°F86°F88°F90°F90°F
Taveuni Island86°F88°F88°F86°F85°F83°F83°F81°F81°F83°F85°F86°F
Vanua Levu Island88°F88°F88°F86°F85°F85°F83°F81°F81°F83°F85°F86°F


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Map of Fiji

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Legend: cities in the Fiji Islands

About Fiji

What can I do in the Fiji Islands?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage


Family travel

Crafts / shopping



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Is this weather information for Fiji reliable?

Climate data for Fiji has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Fiji allows us to determine the average for each month in Nadi, Suva, Kadavu Island, Lautoka, Malolo Lailai, Savusavu, Sigatoka, Taveuni Island and and 1 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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