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 around 28° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Solomon Islands is based on the weather conditions in the city of Honiara.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 1 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
23°
30° 14.7 mm 85% 1 m/s 1
Thursday 2 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
22°
30° 27.3 mm 90% 1 m/s 1
Friday 3 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
22°
30° 14.6 mm 85% 1 m/s 1
Saturday 4 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
22°
30° 8.9 mm 75% 1 m/s 2
Sunday 5 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
22°
30° 7.4 mm 70% 1 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
22°
30° 12.5 mm 80% 1 m/s 3
Tuesday 7 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
22°
30° 8.5 mm 75% 1 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 8 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
23°
30° 12.3 mm 80% 1 m/s 3
Thursday 9 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
23°
30° 27.2 mm 90% 1 m/s 3
Friday 10 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
22°
30° 10.0 mm 75% 1 m/s 3
Saturday 11 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
22°
30° 13.5 mm 80% 2 m/s 3
Sunday 12 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
22°
30° 3.8 mm 55% 2 m/s 3
Monday 13 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
22°
30° 9.3 mm 75% 2 m/s 3
Tuesday 14 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
22°
30° 7.1 mm 70% 2 m/s 3

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 5,091 km from Philippines (Manila → Honiara).

How long is the flight to Solomon Islands?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Solomon Islands is approximately 7 h. 10 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 11x smaller than Philippines.

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 1 December 2021

  • 1 Solomon Islands dollar = 0.17 Philippine piso
  • 1 Philippine piso = 5.99 Solomon Islands dollar
  • 10 Solomon Islands dollar = 1.67 Philippine piso
  • 10 Philippine piso = 59.86 Solomon Islands dollar
  • 100 Solomon Islands dollar = 16.71 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 598.56 Solomon Islands dollar

What is the area code of Solomon Islands?

The area code to call Solomon Islands is +677.