Best Time To Travel To Bora Bora: A Seasonal Guide

Few island destinations can match the sheer tropical paradise of Bora Bora. This palm-studded, sand-fringed island in the South Pacific may be small in size but it’s BIG in unrivaled beauty.

Of course, like with most tropical island destinations, knowing the best time to travel to Bora Bora is key to ensuring you have the idyllic French Polynesian island escape you’ve always dreamed of.


The beginning of the high season when tourist numbers are on the increase. The climate in Bora Bora is noticeably drier and temperatures are still blissfully warm in the mid-80s Fahrenheit.

This is without a doubt the best time to travel to Bora Bora for excellent weather. There are a number of great events and festivities to enjoy, but the island does start to fill up with tourists.



Because this is the peak season, you can expect a number of events, festivities, and celebrations to check out for a full cultural experience of Bora Bora.


The trade winds peak in August, making this period less than ideal for boat trips. But overall the weather is still great for being outdoors – warm and sunny and mild.


Hotels begin to offer great deals to beat this seasonality, so it’s one of the best times to travel to Bora Bora to get a good deal. 

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