Solomon Islands weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Solomon Islands

The best time to visit in 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 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 weather Solomon Islands 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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14 day weather forecast Solomon Islands

The weather for in Solomon Islands will be 31° 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 Solomon Islands is based on the weather conditions in the city of Honiara.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 27 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
22°
30° 4.3 mm 60% 1 m/s 9
Thursday 28 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
22°
30° 4.2 mm 60% 2 m/s 5
Friday 29 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
22°
30° 1.5 mm 35% 3 m/s 9
Saturday 30 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
22°
30° 4.9 mm 60% 2 m/s 8
Sunday 31 Oct Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
22°
30° 5.1 mm 65% 2 m/s 7
Monday 1 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
22°
30° 5.6 mm 65% 2 m/s 9
Tuesday 2 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
22°
30° 9.8 mm 75% 2 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 3 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
22°
30° 7.9 mm 75% 2 m/s 9
Thursday 4 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
22°
30° 9.6 mm 75% 2 m/s 10
Friday 5 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
23°
30° 6.6 mm 70% 2 m/s 3
Saturday 6 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
22°
30° 7.8 mm 70% 1 m/s 1
Sunday 7 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
21°
30° 4.7 mm 60% 1 m/s 1
Monday 8 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
21°
30° 8.9 mm 75% 1 m/s 2
Tuesday 9 Nov Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
21°
30° 13.9 mm 80% 2 m/s 2

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.

Climate table of 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 weather like in a given month for Solomon Islands? 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 13,693 km from United States (New York → Honiara).

How long is the flight to Solomon Islands?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Solomon Islands is approximately 13 h. 40 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 9x smaller than United States.

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 27 October 2021

  • 1 Solomon Islands dollar = 8.07 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.12 Solomon Islands dollar
  • 10 Solomon Islands dollar = 80.68 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 1.24 Solomon Islands dollar
  • 100 Solomon Islands dollar = 806.78 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 12.40 Solomon Islands dollar

What is the area code of Solomon Islands?

The area code to call Solomon Islands is +677.