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Climate and weather of Tonga



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Tonga




 

Climate

 
Tonga has a tropical climate with a rainy season and a dry season.

Temperatures range between 30° in January and 26° in July. Rainfall is higher on the northern islands (2 500 mm per year) than on the southern islands of the archipelago (1 700 mm per year). Sunshine is moderate (six to eight hours per day) and humidity reaches 75% on average.

Rainy season (November to April)
Temperatures are stable (30°) and rainfall (heavy showers in the afternoon) is abundant. Cyclones sometimes pass through the islands between December and March.

Dry season (May to October)
Temperatures are constant (26°) and rainfall is high.

 When to go to Tonga (pleasant climate) 
The climate of Tonga is pleasant during the following months :

January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

 

Weather

(main cities) 
Average temperatures and rainfall

Nuku'Alofa (Capital of Tonga)

Temp
January
February
March
April
May
June
max
29°
30°
30°
28°
27°
26°
min
23°
24°
24°
22°
20°
19°
Temp
July
August
September
October
November
December
max
25°
25°
25°
26°
28°
29°
min
18°
18
19°
20°
21°
22°

Rain
January
February
March
April
May
June
mm
170
210
210
160
110
100
Rain
July
August
September
October
November
December
mm
100
120
120
130
120
170

Neiafu

Temp
January
February
March
April
May
June
max
30°
30°
30°
30°
28°
27°
min
23°
23°
23°
23°
22°
21°
Temp
July
August
September
October
November
December
max
27°
27°
27°
28°
29°
30°
min
20°
20°
21°
21°
22°
23°

Rain
January
February
March
April
May
June
mm
270
240
320
200
140
100
Rain
July
August
September
October
November
December
mm
110
100
120
150
160
220

Weather data (temperatures and precipitation) for Tonga are derived from monthly averages established over the last twenty years.

Tonga weather (more cities)


 Quick facts 
Tonga is located in the Pacific Ocean, southwest of Niue and southeast of Fiji.

Capital: Nuku'alofa
Area: 750 kmē
Population: 100 000 inhabitants
Languages: Tongan, English
Currency: Pa'anga

Tonga










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