Tuvalu weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Tuvalu

The best time to visit in Tuvalu is from April until October, when you will have a warm temperature and mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Tuvalu is 29°C in January and the lowest is 29°C in January.

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

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29
Precipitation (mm) 260 332 177 134 123 129 145 130 105 120 167 174
Climate data from city: Fongafale

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14 day weather forecast Tuvalu

The weather for in Tuvalu will be 29° till 28° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Tuvalu is based on the weather conditions in the city of Fongafale.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 16 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 3.9 mm 55% 9 m/s 10
Friday 17 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 5.3 mm 65% 7 m/s 8
Saturday 18 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 7.1 mm 70% 7 m/s 4
Sunday 19 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 0.1 mm 20% 5 m/s 11
Monday 20 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
27°
29° 0.9 mm 25% 7 m/s 10
Tuesday 21 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 4.5 mm 60% 8 m/s 10
Wednesday 22 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 1.7 mm 35% 9 m/s 8

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 23 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 0.6 mm 15% 7 m/s 10
Friday 24 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 1.7 mm 35% 6 m/s 11
Saturday 25 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 3.9 mm 55% 5 m/s 4
Sunday 26 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
28°
29° 3.9 mm 55% 5 m/s 0
Monday 27 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
28°
29° 0.4 mm 15% 6 m/s 0
Tuesday 28 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 2.8 mm 50% 7 m/s 1
Wednesday 29 Sep Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
27°
29° 2.7 mm 45% 6 m/s 0

Climate Tuvalu

The average annual temperature for Tuvalu is 29° degrees and there is about 1995 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 39 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Tuvalu

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29 29
Night temp. (°C) 28 28 28 29 29 29 28 28 28 28 28 28
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 260 332 177 134 123 129 145 130 105 120 167 174
Days with rain 23 23 25 25 25 26 27 26 24 23 24 25
Dry days 8 5 6 5 6 4 4 5 6 8 6 6
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 7 8 7 6 6 7 8 9 8 10 10
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 3 3 3
UV-index 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Climate data from city: Fongafale

Tuvalu weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Tuvalu? 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 Tuvalu?

Tuvalu lies in a straight line about 14,954 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Fongafale).

How long is the flight to Tuvalu?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Tuvalu is approximately 18 h. 50 min.

What are the largest airports in Tuvalu?

These are the largest airports in Tuvalu:

  • Funafuti International Airport – Funafuti

How many inhabitants are there in Tuvalu?

Tuvalu has approximately 10,782 inhabitants.

How big is Tuvalu?

The area of Tuvalu is around 26 km². It is 46963x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Tuvalu?

The capital of Tuvalu is Fongafale.

What is the currency of Tuvalu?

In Tuvalu the Australian dollar (AUD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 16 September 2021

  • 1 Australian dollar = 0.089 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 11.24 Australian dollar
  • 10 Australian dollar = 0.890 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 112.36 Australian dollar
  • 100 Australian dollar = 8.90 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 1,123.60 Australian dollar

What is the area code of Tuvalu?

The area code to call Tuvalu is +688.