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What is the climate like in Cocos Islands?

The climate of Cocos Islands has an average yearly temperature of 30°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 28°C and rise to 31°C.

Annually, about 540 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Cocos Islands.

The best time to visit Cocos Islands is January until December. During this period, you will experience pleasant temperatures and not too much rain, making it ideal to visit Cocos Islands.

Temperature 28 to 31°C
Rain 540 mm

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October brought sunny days, moderately warm weather and occa... more

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The climate of Cocos Islands
  • Average yearly temperature: 30°C
  • Highest temperature: 31°C in April
  • Lowest temperature: 28°C in August and September
  • Rainfall: 540 mm per year, averaging 45 mm by month
  • Driest months: 10 mm in September, 16 mm in October and 28 mm in November
  • Wettest months: 78 mm in July, 65 mm in January and 63 mm in June

Climate table Cocos Islands

The climate table for Cocos Islands shows the average temperatures, rainfall, and UV index by month.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) 30 30 30 31 30 29 29 28 28 29 29 30
Nighttime temperature (°C) 26 26 26 27 27 26 26 25 25 26 26 26
Rainfall (mm) 65 31 59 62 51 63 78 49 10 16 28 28
UV Index 9 9 8 8 7 7 7 8 9 9 9 9
Best month Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Temperature by month in Cocos Islands

This graph shows the average high temperatures in degrees Celsius for each month in Cocos Islands

Temperature by month in Cocos Islands

Rainfall by month in Cocos Islands

This graph shows the average monthly rainfall in millimeters in Cocos Islands.

Rainfall by month in Cocos Islands

UV index by month in Cocos Islands

This graph shows the average UV index by month in Cocos Islands.

UV index by month in Cocos Islands

Yearly temperature in Cocos Islands

This graph shows the average yearly temperature in Cocos Islands, measured in degrees Celsius.

Yearly temperature in Cocos Islands

Yearly total rainfall in Cocos Islands

This graph shows the average yearly rainfall in millimeters in Cocos Islands.

Rainfall per year in Cocos Islands

Weather experiences in Cocos Islands

The weather in Cocos Islands is rated an average of 3,8 out of 5 stars by 11 visitors.

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Warm, lots of sunshine and the occasional refreshing shower. A moment of heavy rain. In short, a good choice for a sunny winter vacation.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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October brought sunny days, moderately warm weather and occasional rain in the Cocos Islands. The atmosphere was quite humid, but not stifling. It was about 26-28 degrees. Great experience despite mixed weather.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Mostly sunny days, ideal for relaxing on the beach. However, there were showers. In short, still a great experience!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Ideal for lounging in and warm enough for all types of outdoor activities. Not too warm, with a good balance.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Poor StarStar

Mostly rain and clouds, partly clear skies. There were also high waves. Not ideal.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

It was warm and tropical, with a refreshing shower. The evenings were extremely pleasant and cool. Less pleasant were the consistently high humidity and occasional heavy rains.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Moist weather tempers the tropical heat and keeps you comfortable. The air remains mostly clear, ideal for outdoor activities.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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The temperature, not too hot and not too cold, made it ideal for outdoor activities. However, the winter rains were unpredictable.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Occasionally there were heavy, short showers, but they were refreshing rather than annoying. Definitely recommended for sun worshippers!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

I experienced both days with bright sunshine and days with little rain. Not too hot, quite pleasant. Comfortable for outdoor activities without excessive heat.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Although it could get a little hot, the frequent rain showers made it bearable and provided some refreshment. In short, a pleasant experience.— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in Cocos Islands by month

Click on a month below to see in detail how the weather typically is in Cocos Islands and what to expect. Based on the historical weather data of Cocos Islands, you can view the average temperature, rainfall, wind, and UV index for each day of the month.