Solomon Islands
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Solomon Islands

The best time to visit Solomon Islands is from May until September, when you will have a warm temperature and little till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Solomon Islands is 29°C in January and the lowest is 28°C in June.

Solomon Islands has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Solomon Islands 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 Solomon Islands weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 29 29 29 29 29 28 28 28 29 29 29 29
Precipitation (mm) 266 221 248 180 139 105 90 90 121 172 207 291

Climate data from city: Honiara




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Solomon Islands weather

The Solomon Islands weather for will be 29° till 32° 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 30°C.

The Solomon Islands weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Honiara.

Solomon Islands 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Sunday
22 may
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31°C
23°C
0.4 mm
15%
2 Bft
SE
30°C
8
Monday
23 may
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31°C
23°C
2.6 mm
45%
2 Bft
SE
30°C
8
Tuesday
24 may
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31°C
22°C
0.4 mm
15%
2 Bft
ESE
30°C
8
Wednesday
25 may
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32°C
23°C
3.9 mm
55%
2 Bft
SE
30°C
6
Thursday
26 may
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32°C
23°C
4.5 mm
60%
2 Bft
SE
30°C
7


Climate Solomon Islands

Solomon Islands has the tropical rainforest climate prevailing. It is usually (very) warm, humid and rainy all year round. The average annual temperature for Solomon Islands is 29° degrees and there is about 2131 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 26 days a year with an average humidity of 84% and an UV-index of 6.

Solomon Islands

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 29 29 29 29 29 28 28 28 29 29 29 29
Night temp. (°C) 24 24 24 24 24 24 24 23 24 24 24 24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 266 221 248 180 139 105 90 90 121 172 207 291
Days with rain 29 26 29 28 28 24 25 23 26 28 28 29
Dry days 2 2 2 2 3 6 6 8 4 3 2 2
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 7 8 9 9 8 8 8 9 10 9
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 6 6 6 7 7 6 7 6 7 6 6 6

Climate data from city: Honiara

Solomon Islands weather by month

What is the average Solomon Islands weather like in a given month? 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 Solomon Islands?

Solomon Islands lies in a straight line about 13,708 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Honiara).

How long is the flight to Solomon Islands?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Solomon Islands is approximately 17 h. 10 min.

What are the largest airports in Solomon Islands?

These are the largest airports in Solomon Islands:

  • Honiara International Airport – Honiara

How many inhabitants are there in Solomon Islands?

Solomon Islands has approximately 651,700 inhabitants.

How big is Solomon Islands?

The area of Solomon Islands is around 28,450 km². It is 43x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Solomon Islands?

The capital of Solomon Islands is Honiara.

What is the currency of Solomon Islands?

In Solomon Islands the Solomon Islands dollar (SBD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 22 May 2022

  • 1 South African rand = 0.52 Solomon Islands dollar
  • 1 Solomon Islands dollar = 1.91 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 52.31 Solomon Islands dollar
  • 100 Solomon Islands dollar = 191.17 South African rand

What is the area code of Solomon Islands?

The area code to call Solomon Islands is +677.