Mangareva, French Polynesia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Mangareva, French Polynesia? If you're planning to go to Mangareva, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Mangareva, French Polynesia

Based on the climate and weather in Mangareva, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Mangareva, French Polynesia by month

January

January for Mangareva is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella

February

If you are traveling to Mangareva in February, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage

March

If you are traveling to Mangareva in March, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear

April

Traveling to Mangareva in April, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals

May

May is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

June

June in Mangareva is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) to 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear

July

July in Mangareva is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella

August

August in Mangareva is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear

September

September in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

October

If you visit Mangareva during October, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear

November

November in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella

December

December in Mangareva is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Mangareva, French Polynesia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Mangareva, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, D and E
  • A SIM card that works in Mangareva

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