Palau weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Palau

The best time to visit in Palau is from February until May and August, when you will have a warm temperature and mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Palau is 29°C in January and the lowest is 28°C in February.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Palau 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 weather Palau by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 29 28 28 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29
Precipitation (mm) 172 127 112 137 135 161 156 115 170 164 177 183
Climate data from city: Ngerulmud

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14 day weather forecast Palau

The weather for in Palau will be 29° till 30° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Palau is based on the weather conditions in the city of Ngerulmud.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 16 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
26°
25.4 mm 90% 3 m/s 4
Friday 17 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
26°
9.2 mm 75% 3 m/s 4
Saturday 18 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
25°
24.6 mm 90% 3 m/s 6
Sunday 19 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
25°
3.0 mm 50% 2 m/s 4
Monday 20 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
25°
3.1 mm 50% 5 m/s 5
Tuesday 21 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
26°
5.3 mm 65% 4 m/s 5
Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
26°
9.3 mm 75% 2 m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
26°
2.0 mm 40% 1 m/s 11
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
27°
1.8 mm 40% 3 m/s 5
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
26°
2.2 mm 40% 2 m/s 5
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
1.4 mm 30% 3 m/s 2
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
27°
2.4 mm 45% 3 m/s 2
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
26°
2.8 mm 50% 1 m/s 4
Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
26°
0.7 mm 20% 1 m/s 3

Climate Palau

The average annual temperature for Palau is 29° degrees and there is about 1809 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 48 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Palau

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 29 28 28 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29
Night temp. (°C) 28 28 28 28 29 28 28 28 28 28 29 28
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 172 127 112 137 135 161 156 115 170 164 177 183
Days with rain 27 23 23 25 25 23 24 23 23 26 27 28
Dry days 4 5 8 5 6 7 7 8 7 5 3 3
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 8 8 8 10 10 10 9 10 9 8 8 6
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4
UV-index 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 7 7 7
Climate data from city: Ngerulmud

Palau weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Palau? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Palau?

Palau lies in a straight line about 12,879 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Ngerulmud).

How long is the flight to Palau?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Palau is approximately 16 h. 10 min.

How many inhabitants are there in Palau?

Palau has approximately 17,800 inhabitants.

How big is Palau?

The area of Palau is around 458 km². It is 2666x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Palau?

The capital of Palau is Ngerulmud.

What is the currency of Palau?

In Palau the US dollar (USD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 16 September 2021

  • 1 US dollar = 0.065 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 15.42 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.648 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 154.23 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 6.48 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 1,542.31 US dollar

What is the area code of Palau?

The area code to call Palau is +680.