The climate of Mo’orea (French Polynesia)
Mo’orea is an island in French Polynesia, part of the Society Islands.
The island has its own airport. However, the island can only be
reached via a national flight from one of the other islands. Mo’orea
is a popular honeymoon resort. According to Frommer’s, a popular
travel guide, this is the most beautiful island in the world. The
highest point on the island is the peak of Mount Tohivea at an
altitude of 1,207 meters. When you travel to this island you should
bear in mind that this is one of the most expensive destinations
within French Polynesia.
Mo’orea has a tropical monsoon climate with
most precipitation during the local summer. Especially the regions on
the windward side of Mount Tohivea get a lot of rain annually. The
driest part of the year is during the end of summer. From December
till June there is a risk of tropical storms and hurricanes. The
temperature of the sea is pleasant all year round and very suitable
for swimming, diving and snorkeling.
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records.
They are an average for Mo’orea:
Please, note that local deviations may occur.
More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but don’t present a general impression
of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures don’t always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
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