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

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

When to go to Tikehau, French Polynesia

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

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

January

In January, Tikehau is consistently hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Tikehau, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

February

February for Tikehau is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

If you vacation in Tikehau during March, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses

April

In April, Tikehau is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and regularly jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Tikehau, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals

May

May is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

June

If you visit Tikehau during June, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s 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:

  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

July

July in Tikehau is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

If you vacation in Tikehau during August, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s 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 sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella

September

September in Tikehau is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Sandals

October

If you are traveling to Tikehau in October, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella

November

In November, Tikehau is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Tikehau, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella

December

December in Tikehau is constantly hot and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Tikehau, 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 Tikehau

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