Best time to visit, weather and climate French Polynesia

Best time to visit French Polynesia

The best time to visit French Polynesia is from april until november, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in French Polynesia is 27°C in january and the lowest is 25°C in july.

The average climate figure for French Polynesia is an 7,4. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


French Polynesia has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in French Polynesia or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate French Polynesia per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 27°C
229
mm
217
mm
219
mm
123
mm
64
mm
50
mm
23
mm
34
mm
44
mm
78
mm
129
mm
196
mm


Climate French Polynesia

French Polynesia has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for French Polynesia is 26° degrees and there is about 1405 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 56 days a year with an average humidity of 79% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate French Polynesia

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 27°C
Night
min °C
26°C 26°C 27°C 27°C 26°C 25°C 25°C 24°C 24°C 25°C 25°C 26°C
MM
rain
229
mm
217
mm
219
mm
123
mm
64
mm
50
mm
23
mm
34
mm
44
mm
78
mm
129
mm
196
mm
Rain
days
29 25 27 24 18 17 16 15 17 22 22 26
Dry
days
2 3 4 6 13 13 15 16 13 9 8 5
Sun hours
per day
9 10 8 6 6 6 6 6 7 8 9 10
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 7 7
 

Weather French Polynesia january

On average, it is maximum 27° in january in French Polynesia and at least around 26° degrees. In january there are 29 days of rainfall with a total of 229 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in French Polynesia.

Weather French Polynesia february

On average, it is maximum 27° in february in French Polynesia and at least around 26° degrees. In february there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 217 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in French Polynesia.

Weather French Polynesia march

On average, it is maximum 27° in march in French Polynesia and at least around 27° degrees. In march there are 27 days of rainfall with a total of 219 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in French Polynesia.

Weather French Polynesia april

On average, it is maximum 27° in april in French Polynesia and at least around 27° degrees. In april there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 123 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in French Polynesia.

Weather French Polynesia may

On average, it is maximum 27° in may in French Polynesia and at least around 26° degrees. In may there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 64 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in French Polynesia.

Weather French Polynesia june

On average, it is maximum 26° in june in French Polynesia and at least around 25° degrees. In june there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 50 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in French Polynesia.

Weather French Polynesia july

On average, it is maximum 25° in july in French Polynesia and at least around 25° degrees. In july there are 16 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in French Polynesia.

Weather French Polynesia august

On average, it is maximum 25° in august in French Polynesia and at least around 24° degrees. In august there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 34 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in French Polynesia.

Weather French Polynesia september

On average, it is maximum 25° in september in French Polynesia and at least around 24° degrees. In september there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 44 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in French Polynesia.

Weather French Polynesia october

On average, it is maximum 25° in october in French Polynesia and at least around 25° degrees. In october there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 78 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in French Polynesia.

Weather French Polynesia november

On average, it is maximum 26° in november in French Polynesia and at least around 25° degrees. In november there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 129 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in French Polynesia.

Weather French Polynesia december

On average, it is maximum 27° in december in French Polynesia and at least around 26° degrees. In december there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 196 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in French Polynesia.

14 day weather forecast French Polynesia

The weather for Papeete in French Polynesia will be around 27° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for French Polynesia is based on the weather in Papeete.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max (°C) Min (°C) Water Rainfall (mm) Rainfall (%) Wind UV-index
Fr
4 Dec
Onweer met regen 26°C 25°C 29°C 6.8 mm 70% 9m/s 9
Sa
5 Dec
Overwegend bewolkt 26°C 25°C 29°C 0.6 mm 15% 10m/s 10
Su
6 Dec
Onweer met regen 26°C 25°C 29°C 12 mm 80% 7m/s 4
Mo
7 Dec
Onweer met zware regen 26°C 25°C 29°C 17 mm 85% 9m/s 4
Tu
8 Dec
Onweer met regen 26°C 25°C 29°C 11 mm 80% 9m/s 4
We
9 Dec
Bewolkt 26°C 25°C 29°C 2.1 mm 40% 8m/s 4
Th
10 Dec
Bewolkt 26°C 25°C 29°C 5.0 mm 60% 9m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max (°C) Min (°C) Water Rainfall (mm) Rainfall (%) Wind UV-index
Fr
11 Dec
Bewolkt 27°C 25°C 29°C 3.9 mm 55% 9m/s 4
Sa
12 Dec
Onweer met regen 26°C 26°C 29°C 5.4 mm 65% 9m/s 7
Su
13 Dec
Licht bewolkt 26°C 25°C 29°C 2.7 mm 45% 9m/s 4
Mo
14 Dec
Licht bewolkt 26°C 25°C 29°C 0.7 mm 20% 9m/s 4
Tu
15 Dec
Licht bewolkt 26°C 25°C 29°C 1.1 mm 25% 10m/s 4
We
16 Dec
Licht bewolkt 26°C 26°C 29°C 1.9 mm 40% 11m/s 4
Th
17 Dec
Licht bewolkt 26°C 26°C 29°C 0.4 mm 10% 12m/s 4

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Hotels and apartments in French Polynesia

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Flight tickets to French Polynesia

French Polynesia has 3 airports which you can fly to:

  • Faa'a International Airport
    Papeete
  • Huahine-Fare Airport
    Fare
  • Raiatea Airport
    Uturoa

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About French Polynesia

French Polynesia is in the continental part Oceania and the capital is Papeete. The total surface is 4.167 km² with 2.525 km of coastline and the population consists of 275.918 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 191x smaller than Pakistan. If you want to call French Polynesia you have to use +689 or 00689 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +6895012457809 or 006895012457809.

French Polynesia is in a straight line at 15.442 km distance from Islamabad. From Jinnah International Airport the flight time is about 20 hours15.

Currency French Polynesia

In French Polynesia the CFP franc(franc Pacifique) is used to pay.

Exchange rate CFP franc(franc Pacifique) (XPF) 4 december 2020

1 CFP franc(franc Pacifique) = 1,58 Pakistani rupee
100 CFP franc(franc Pacifique) = 158,43 Pakistani rupee

1 Pakistani rupee = 0,63 CFP franc(franc Pacifique)
100 Pakistani rupee = 63,12 CFP franc(franc Pacifique)

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It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

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Time difference French Polynesia

In French Polynesia it is now 08:05 o’clock in the morning on friday 4 december 2020. That is 15 hour earlier than in Pakistan. The time zone of French Polynesia is Pacific/Tahiti and the Greenwich time is UTC-10.

Vaccinations French Polynesia

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in French Polynesia.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Buiktyfus
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B