When is the best time to go to Samoan Islands?

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

  • In Samoan Islands, the weather is good across more than 66% of the territory for: March, June, July, August, September and October
  • The best months to go to Apia are March, June, July, August, September and October
  • On average, it is hot all year round in Apia
  • The rainiest months in this city are January, February and December
  • The cities with the best climate are Apia, Upolu island, Apolima island, Lalomanu Beach, Lotofaga, Manono island, O Le Pupu-Pue National Park and Salelologa, with good weather at least 6 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Apia

Annual weather in Samoan Islands

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

January 83°F to 85°F
14 to 25 days*
February 83°F to 85°F
13 to 24 days*
March 83°F to 85°F
12 to 25 days*
April 83°F to 85°F
14 to 24 days*
May 85°F
13 to 21 days*
June 83°F
9 to 17 days*
July 81°F to 83°F
9 to 16 days*
August 83°F
8 to 14 days*
September 81°F to 83°F
7 to 13 days*
October 83°F
12 to 19 days*
November 83°F
11 to 21 days*
December 83°F
11 to 25 days*
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Samoan Islands by cities

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Temperatures and rainfall in Samoan Islands

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Samoan Islands and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Apia, Savai'i island, Upolu island, Pago Pago (American Samoa) and Apolima island, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Samoan Islands

Find out when Samoan Islands has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Samoan Islands

The months with low numbers of tourists are: . The number of visitors to Samoan Islands is high in: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December.

  • High season in Samoan Islands: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Samoan Islands month by month

Average price for flights to Samoan Islands

A return flight between Sydney and Apia is generally cheaper if you go in march ($ 613 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 512 more for your airline ticket to Apia if you go in september.

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Where to go in Samoan 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.
Savai'i island85°F83°F85°F85°F85°F83°F83°F83°F83°F83°F83°F83°F
Upolu island85°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F83°F83°F83°F83°F85°F85°F
Pago Pago (American Samoa)85°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F83°F83°F83°F83°F83°F85°F
Apolima island85°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F83°F83°F83°F83°F85°F85°F
Lalomanu Beach85°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F83°F83°F83°F83°F85°F85°F
Manono island85°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F83°F83°F83°F83°F85°F85°F
O Le Pupu-Pue National Park85°F85°F85°F85°F85°F83°F83°F83°F83°F83°F85°F85°F


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About Samoan Islands

What can I do in Samoan Islands?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage


Family travel

Crafts / shopping



Is this weather information for Samoan Islands reliable?

Climate data for Samoan Islands has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Samoan Islands allows us to determine the average for each month in Apia, Savai'i island, Upolu island, Pago Pago (American Samoa), Apolima island, Lalomanu Beach, Lotofaga, Manase, and 3 other cities.

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

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