The best times to visit Suva for ideal weather are
June 11th to October 14th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Suva Travel Guide
Other Suva Travel Info
Weather in Suva
Average temperatures in Suva vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for most of the year with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 43rd percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Suva, the hottest months are February, January, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid January where highs are regularly around 90.6°F (32.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 74.2°F (23.4°C) at night.
Suva Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Suva Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Suva Perceived Temperature (F)
Suva Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Suva Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Suva are January, February, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid October with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of October 15th.
When can you find snow in Suva? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Suva.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Suva (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Suva has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is September (75.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (83.3%).
Wind in Suva is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is November, followed by October and July. November’s average wind speed of around 3.3 knots (3.7 MPH or 6 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late November to early December where average top sustained speeds reach 7.2 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Suva.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||1.8||Barely noticeable||3.5||Barely noticeable|
|Feb||1.6||Barely noticeable||2.9||Barely noticeable|
|Mar||1.8||Barely noticeable||3.5||Barely noticeable|
|Apr||1.8||Barely noticeable||3.5||Barely noticeable|
|May||1.8||Barely noticeable||3.4||Barely noticeable|
|Jun||1.8||Barely noticeable||3.5||Barely noticeable|
|Jul||3.1||Barely noticeable||5.5||Barely noticeable|
|Aug||2.9||Barely noticeable||5.4||Light breeze|
|Sep||2.6||Barely noticeable||5.1||Barely noticeable|
|Oct||3.1||Barely noticeable||5.5||Light breeze|
|Nov||3.3||Barely noticeable||6||Barely noticeable|
|Dec||2.6||Barely noticeable||5.4||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Suva?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Fiji; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 05, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Suva, Fiji is November, followed by June and March. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Suva in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Suva Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 90.6°F (32.6°C) and 82.2°F (27.9°C) with colder temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 2 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
Winter (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 1 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Suva, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 86.5°F (30.3°C) and 81.4°F (27.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 0 to 2 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.
Summer (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Suva to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 90.6°F (32.6°C) and 87°F (30.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.