French Polynesia
Weather, climate and best time to visit


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 in French Polynesia is 27°C in January and the lowest is 25°C in July.

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 a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average French Polynesia weather by month

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

Climate data from city: Papeete




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French Polynesia weather

The French Polynesia weather for will be 24° till 25° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain. The water temperature is 27°C.

The French Polynesia weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Papeete.

French Polynesia 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Monday
27 june
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25°C
24°C
1.5 mm
35%
10 Bft
E
27°C
6
Tuesday
28 june
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25°C
24°C
3.8 mm
55%
11 Bft
E
27°C
6
Wednesday
29 june
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25°C
24°C
2.8 mm
50%
12 Bft
ESE
27°C
6
Thursday
30 june
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25°C
24°C
1.7 mm
35%
10 Bft
ESE
27°C
6
Friday
1 july
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25°C
24°C
1.6 mm
35%
10 Bft
E
27°C
6
Saturday
2 july
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25°C
24°C
2.2 mm
40%
11 Bft
E
27°C
6
Sunday
3 july
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25°C
24°C
0.5 mm
15%
9 Bft
E
27°C
6
Monday
4 july
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25°C
24°C
0.8 mm
20%
8 Bft
ENE
27°C
7
Tuesday
5 july
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25°C
24°C
3.8 mm
55%
7 Bft
NE
27°C
7
Wednesday
6 july
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25°C
24°C
1.1 mm
25%
7 Bft
E
27°C
7
Thursday
7 july
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25°C
23°C
5.3 mm
65%
6 Bft
S
27°C
7
Friday
8 july
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24°C
24°C
3 mm
50%
11 Bft
SE
27°C
7
Saturday
9 july
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24°C
24°C
7 mm
70%
11 Bft
ESE
27°C
7
Sunday
10 july
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24°C
24°C
9.8 mm
75%
8 Bft
E
27°C
7


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.

French Polynesia

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 27 27 27 27 27 26 25 25 25 25 26 27
Night temp. (°C) 26 26 27 27 26 25 25 24 24 25 25 26
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 229 217 219 123 64 50 23 34 44 78 129 196
Days with rain 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
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 10 8 6 6 6 6 6 7 8 9 10
Wind force (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

Climate data from city: Papeete

French Polynesia weather by month

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Frequently asked questions

Where is French Polynesia?

French Polynesia lies in a straight line about 15,442 km from Pakistan (Islamabad → Papeete).

How long is the flight to French Polynesia?

The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to French Polynesia is approximately 20 h. 20 min.

What are the largest airports in French Polynesia?

These are the largest airports in French Polynesia:

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

How many inhabitants are there in French Polynesia?

French Polynesia has approximately 275,918 inhabitants.

How big is French Polynesia?

The area of French Polynesia is around 4,167 km². It is 191x smaller than Pakistan.

What is the capital of French Polynesia?

The capital of French Polynesia is Papeete.

What is the currency of French Polynesia?

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

Exchange rates on 27 June 2022

  • 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.63 CFP franc(franc Pacifique)
  • 1 CFP franc(franc Pacifique) = 1.58 Pakistani rupee
  • 100 Pakistani rupee = 63.12 CFP franc(franc Pacifique)
  • 100 CFP franc(franc Pacifique) = 158.43 Pakistani rupee

What is the area code of French Polynesia?

The area code to call French Polynesia is +689.