Palmerston Island, Cook Islands: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Palmerston Island, Cook Islands? If you're planning to go to Palmerston Island, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Palmerston Island, Cook Islands

Based on the climate and weather in Palmerston Island, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Palmerston Island, Cook Islands by month

January

January in Palmerston Island is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

February

February in Palmerston Island is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

March

March here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses

April

Traveling to Palmerston Island in April, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

If you are traveling to Palmerston Island in May, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts

June

June for Palmerston Island is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals

July

If you go to Palmerston Island in July, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts

August

August for Palmerston Island is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

September

September in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

October

October for Palmerston Island is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts

November

November for Palmerston Island is hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses

December

December in Palmerston Island is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Palmerston Island, Cook Islands

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types I
  • A SIM card that works in Palmerston Island

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