When is the best time to go to Port-Vila?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Port-Vila are May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months are January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December
  • The rainiest months are March and April

Annual weather in Port-Vila

For full information about the climate and weather in Port-Vila a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 81°F/83°F
February 83°F/85°F
March 83°F/85°F
April 81°F/83°F
May 79°F/81°F
June 77°F/79°F
July 76°F/77°F
August 76°F/77°F
September 76°F/77°F
October 77°F/79°F
November 79°F/81°F
December 81°F/83°F

Weather and climate in Port-Vila

Port-Vila enjoys an equatorial (or tropical rainforest) climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Port-Vila is 81°F (ranging from 77°F in august to 85°F in february). Annual rainfall is 95.9in, with a minimum of 3.5in in august and a maximum of 15.7in in march.
  • From january to february the climate is just OK. the thermometer goes up to 85°F°C and you can expect to have 11.5in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In march the climate is not good. By early evening, the temperature averages 83°F and it rains about 15.7in each month.
  • In the month of april the climate is passable, but still OK. By early evening, the temperature averages 83°F and it rains about 15.5in each month.
  • Between may and november the climate is beautiful. By early evening, the temperature averages 79°F and it rains in november about 6in.
  • In the month of december the climate is just OK. The temperature rises to 83°F and, in december, 10 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Port-Vila

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Port-Vila: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Port-Vila

Find out when Port-Vila 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 Port-Vila

  • Very low season in Port-Vila
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: February, March and May.
  • Low season in Port-Vila
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: January, April and November.
  • High season in Port-Vila
    The number of visitors to Port-Vila is high in: June, August and September.
  • Peak season in Port-Vila
    The largest number of tourists visiting Port-Vila is during: July, October and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Port-Vila month by month

Best time for low prices in Port-Vila

Average prices of hotels in Port-Vila month by month

Generally, February is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Port-Vila. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, October is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price for flights to Port-Vila

A return flight between London and Port-Vila is generally cheaper if you go in march ($ 1425 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 952 more for your airline ticket to Port-Vila if you go in december.

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Average price of hiring a car in Port-Vila

On average, it costs $ 22 per day to hire a car in Port-Vila. This price varies by $ 0 depending on the month. In january, hiring a car costs an average of $ 22 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in february is $ 22.

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