Seasons in Fiji

Fiji's climate refers to the oceanic, tropical. It is characterized by softness, high humidity and mostly high temperatures. This feature is due to the location of the state. Because Fiji is placed near the equator.

The archipelago of Fiji forms a kind of horseshoe around the inner Sea of Corot, which is located in the southern part of the Pacific Ocean. This form of landscape of a group of islands is explained by their volcanic origin.


Weather and Climate

Spring in Fiji

(Autumn Climate in Fiji)

It'll not work to select the autumn, as a separate season in Fiji. It can be distinguished only by a slight climate change and the beginning of the season of rains. During the period from December to April, the air temperature increases significantly from +28 °C (82 °F) to +32 °C (90 °F), but the rainy season begins, characterized by abundant tropical downpours.

At this time on the islands reign tropical cyclones - the culprits of heavy rainfall, hurricane winds, storms. Very often in the rainy season there are floods, as well as landslides.

The climate of the spring months

(Suva)

March
Max average t°: +29 °C (85 °F)
Min average t°: +23 °C (73 °F)
Water t°: +29 °C (84 °F)
Sundial in the day: 6.5 hours
Rainy days: 13 days
Precipitation: 187 mm (7.4")
April
Max average t°: +28 °C (83 °F)
Min average t°: +22 °C (72 °F)
Water t°: +28 °C (82 °F)
Sundial in the day: 6 hours
Rainy days: 11 days
Precipitation: 171 mm (6.7")
May
Max average t°: +27 °C (81 °F)
Min average t°: +21 °C (70 °F)
Water t°: +27 °C (81 °F)
Sundial in the day: 5 hours
Rainy days: 8 days
Precipitation: 157 mm (6.1")

Spring holidays

During this period, no state holidays are celebrated.

Summer in Fiji

(Climate in Fiji in winter )

No less favorable weather and in Fiji in the winter. It lasts here from May to September. By our standards, the prevailing air temperature can not be called a winter one. In the afternoon it is up to +29 °C (84 °F), and in the evening it gets a little "cooler". The average indicator of the thermometer is +20 °C (68 °F). For this reason, the most popular accessories on the islands are hats and sunglasses.

The climate of the summer months

(Suva)

June
Max average t°: +26.5 °C (80 °F)
Min average t°: +21 °C (70 °F)
Water t°: +26.5 °C (80 °F)
Sundial in the day: 4.5 hours
Rainy days: 4 days
Precipitation: 60 mm (2.35")
July
Max average t°: +26 °C (78 °F)
Min average t°: +20 °C (68 °F)
Water t°: +26 °C (79 °F)
Sundial in the day: 4.5 hours
Rainy days: 4 days
Precipitation: 61 mm (2.4")
August
Max average t°: +26 °C (78 °F)
Min average t°: +20 °C (68 °F)
Water t°: +25 °C (77 °F)
Sundial in the day: 5 hours
Rainy days: 5 days
Precipitation: 106 mm (4.2")


Summer holidays

At this time the state celebrates:

  • End of May - Ratu Sukun Day (celebrated annually on the last Monday in May).
  • May 4 - National Youth Day.
  • June 5 - Birthday of the Queen.

Autumn in Fiji

(Spring Climate in Fiji)

In Fiji, spring is the period which lasts from October to January, and it can be considered like not particularly favorable for recreation. But surfers and adventurers like this time: storms and strong winds brought by tropical cyclones, they use them "on all cylinders", receiving an unforgettable experience all this time. If your vacation fell on this time - do not hurry to get upset: you can find the island, where the weather is quite normal.

The climate of the autumn months

(Suva)

September
Max average t°: +26 °C (79 °F)
Min average t°: +20 °C (68 °F)
Water t°: +25 °C (77 °F)
Sundial in the day: 5 hours
Rainy days: 7 days
Precipitation: 92 mm (3.6")
October
Max average t°: +27 °C (81 °F)
Min average t°: +21 °C (69 °F)
Water t°: +26 °C (79 °F)
Sundial in the day: 5 hours
Rainy days: 10 days
Precipitation: 134 mm (5.3")
November
Max average t°: +28 °C (83 °F)
Min average t°: +22 °C (71 °F)
Water t°: +27 °C (81 °F)
Sundial in the day: 5.5 hours
Rainy days: 12 days
Precipitation: 152 mm (6.0")

Autumn holidays

At this time of year in the state they celebrate:

  • October 10 - Independence Day;
  • November 1 - All Saints Day;
  • November 11 - Day of Remembrance;

Winter in Fiji

(Climate of Fiji in Summer)

Summer on the islands is extremely warm. It comes here in December and lasts until March inclusive. During this period, the thermometer reaches +34 °C (93 °F) during the day. In the night segment, the numbers are reduced to +28 °C (82 °F). Thus, the average air temperature in summer is +26 °C (79 °F). This is the wettest period, when the greatest amount of precipitation falls on Fiji.

During this period, tropical cyclones, accompanied by downpours and hurricanes, can fall on the islands. In general, the debilitating heat in Fiji does not happen, and the climate will be favorable for tourists of all ages. The water temperature ranges from +23 °C (73 °F) to +30 °C (86 °F) - depending on the season.

The climate of the winter months

(Suva)

December
Max average t°: +29 °C (85 °F)
Min average t°: +22 °C (72 °F)
Water t°: +27.5 °C (82 °F)
Sundial in the day: 6 hours
Rainy days: 13 days
Precipitation: 195 mm (7.7")
January
Max average t°: +30 °C (86 °F)
Min average t°: +23 °C (73 °F)
Water t°: +28.5 °C (83 °F)
Sundial in the day: 7 hours
Rainy days: 14 days
Precipitation: 197 mm (7.8")
February
Max average t°: +30 °C (86 °F)
Min average t°: +23 °C (73 °F)
Water t°: +29 °C (84 °F)
Sundial in the day: 7 hours
Rainy days: 17 days
Precipitation: 245 mm (9.7")

Winter holidays

  • December 25 - Christmas;
  • December 26 - the Day of Gifts;
  • January 1 - New Year.
  • February 6 the state celebrates Prophet Muhammad's birthday.