Best Time to Visit Christmas Island

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Christmas Island. We created climate tables and charts for the location of Christmas Island. These contain details about temperatures, precipitation and more.

Furthermore, we analyzed all climate data and provide a recommendation about which months are best to visit Christmas Island for your holiday.

Climate Overview

Thermometer Symbol 23 °C to 29 °C
Waves Symbol 26 °C to 30 °C
Rainy Cloud Symbol 1.6913.7 in
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Best Time to Visit Christmas Island: Overview

JanuaryJan
Up to 11.56 in of rainof rain
FebruaryFeb
Up to 13.72 in of rainof rain
MarchMar
Up to 0.11 in of rainof rain
AprilApr
Up to 0.11 in of rainof rain
MayMay
Up to 6.96 in of rainof rain
JuneJun
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DecemberDec
Up to 8.27 in of rainof rain

Climate Chart Christmas Island

Climate Chart Christmas Island
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Source of Data: German Weather Service (Offenbach) and Wikipedia

Climate Table Christmas Island

In the following, you will find the climate table for Christmas Island, containing information about Temperatures, Precipitation, and Water Temperatures.

Temperatures, Precipitation

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature29°29°29°29°29°28°27°27°27°28°28°29°
Night Temperature24°24°24°25°25°24°24°23°23°24°24°24°
Water Temperature29°29°30°29°29°28°27°26°26°27°27°29°
Precipitation (inch)11.5613.7211.458.736.966.133.811.71.852.75.818.3
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature is 26 °C.

For comparison: London 11 °C, NYC 12 °C, LA 17.9 °C

Warmest month: April (26.9 °C)
Coldest month: August (25.1 °C)

The maximum water temperature is 30 °C. You can take a bath at these temperatures.

Months with water temperature of at least 21 °C (adequate for beach vacation):
all months

Precipitation
Overall annual precipitation: 82.73 inch

For comparison: London 24.06 in, NYC 41.57 in, LA 12.01 in

Rainy season (months with more than 6.9 in of precipitation): January, February, March, April, May, and December
Overall precipitation in the rainy season: 60.71 in

You cannot expect snow in any month.

Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Christmas Island (Station Drumsite)
overcast clouds     overcast clouds, 23 °C
Clouds: 90 %       Wind: 9 mph OSO
Air Pressure: 1016 hPa       Humidity: 88 %
Last updated: 22nd Aug 2019, 12:16 am
The next days …
22nd Aug 201923rd Aug 201924th Aug 201925th Aug 201926th Aug 201927th Aug 2019
light rain25 °C to 26 °Clight rain25 °C to 25 °Clight rain24 °C to 25 °Clight rain24 °C to 25 °Clight rain24 °C to 24 °Clight rain24 °C to 25 °C
25 °C to 26 °C25 °C to 25 °C24 °C to 25 °C24 °C to 25 °C24 °C to 24 °C24 °C to 25 °C
Clouds: 86 %Clouds: 1 %Clouds: 91 %Clouds: 88 %Clouds: 100 %Clouds: 99 %
0.02 in of rain0.01 in of rainNo Precipitation0.01 in of rain0.03 in of rain0.06 in of rain
Weather information provided by OpenWeatherMap. (CC BY-SA)
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Christmas Island: Experiences of our Visitors

There are 1 reviews for Christmas Island holiday already. Average rating is 5 of 5 stars.
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    tom, 22 years old was there in December

    was very great there and swimming went well too.

    Weather Rating: 5 stars – Excellent

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