One of the most common questions people ask about Bora Bora is “When is the best time of year to go?”. The Society Islands of French Polynesia are a tropical destination so humidity, rain, sunshine, and heat are all to be considered when researching Bora Bora weather.
Bora Bora sits at 16 31S Latitude and 151 45w Longitude with an elevation of just ten feet above sea level.
The average temperature in Summer is about 85 degrees and in the drier Winter, the average temperature is about 82 degrees. Most rainfall is during the Summer months with high humidity. The safest time of the year to visit Bora Bora weatherwise is in the Winter months with the least risk of storms. The very best part about the weather in Bora Bora is that the water temperature hovers in the mid 80’s on average. There are two seasons in French Polynesia:
The Summer is from November through March
The Winter is from April through October
Quick Tip – Scheduling a trip to Bora Bora in the off-season (summer months) can drastically cut the overall price of your travels.
Quick Tip – The best time weatherwise to go to Bora Bora is in the winter months.