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Bonriki - Tarawa Atoll

Bonriki - Tarawa Atoll is located in the Republic of Kiribati, in the Pacific Ocean, approximately halfway between Hawaii and Australia. It is one of the three major atolls in the Gilbert Islands, and is the capital of Kiribati. The atoll is approximately 30 kilometers long and 6 kilometers wide, and consists of a number of small islands connected by causeways and bridges.

The climate of Tarawa Atoll is tropical, with temperatures ranging from 24 to 32 degrees Celsius. The atoll is surrounded by coral reefs, and is home to a variety of fish, sea turtles, and seabirds.

In the past, the atoll was home to a number of different cultures, including the Gilbertese, the Polynesians, and the Micronesians. The Gilbertese were the first to settle on the atoll, and their culture is still evident today.

Tarawa Atoll is also an important historical site. During World War II, the atoll was the site of the Battle of Tarawa, a major battle between the United States and Japan. The battle was a major victory for the United States, and marked a turning point in the war in the Pacific.

Today, Tarawa Atoll is home to a number of different communities, including the capital city of South Tarawa. The atoll is also a popular tourist destination, with a variety of activities and attractions to explore. From snorkeling and diving to fishing and bird watching, the atoll has something for everyone.

Excursion tips for a day in Bonriki - Tarawa Atoll

As a tourist in Bonriki - Tarawa Atoll in Kiribati, there are many exciting activities to enjoy in a day:

1. Visit the local markets and soak up the vibrant atmosphere.
2. Take a tour of the traditional villages and learn about the local culture and customs.
3. Go snorkeling or diving off the coast to explore the beautiful coral reefs.
4. Take a boat tour to explore the surrounding islands and lagoons.
5. Enjoy a picnic on the beach and take in the stunning views.
6. Visit the WWII Battle of Tarawa Memorial.
7. Go bird-watching and observe the diverse range of species.
8. Take a kayak tour around the lagoon and explore the mangroves.
9. Visit the local museums and learn about the history and culture of Kiribati.
10. Go fishing off the coast and try your luck at catching some of the local species.

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The climate in Bonriki - Tarawa Atoll

The climate in Bonriki - Tarawa Atoll in Kiribati is tropical and hot all year round, with temperatures ranging from 25-32°C (77-90°F). There are two distinct seasons; the wet season from November to April and the dry season from May to October. During the wet season, the area experiences high humidity, frequent showers and occasional tropical storms. The dry season is characterized by sunny and dry conditions, with less humidity and fewer showers. The sea temperature remains relatively constant throughout the year at around 26-29°C (79-84°F).

Cruise weather for Bonriki - Tarawa Atoll

Our weather forecast for Bonriki - Tarawa Atoll helps plan your stay according to the weather. For sunny days, pack light and breathable clothes, swimwear, and sunscreen. For winter weather, it's recommended to bring warm clothes, gloves, a hat, sturdy footwear, and a raincoat.

Date Icon Temperature Wind speed/gusts Cloudiness/Visibility Air humidity/pressure Sunrise/Sunset
Jul. 25th 2024 Jul. 25th 2024 max: 28.6 °C
min: 25 °C
17.6 m/s
27.7 m/s
92.6 %
18.2 m
80.1 %
1,008 hPa
Jul. 26th 2024 Jul. 26th 2024 max: 28.5 °C
min: 28 °C
25.9 m/s
25.9 m/s
58.7 %
23.1 m
74.1 %
1,010 hPa
Jul. 27th 2024 Jul. 27th 2024 max: 28.8 °C
min: 28 °C
26.3 m/s
30.6 m/s
94.3 %
24.1 m
71.0 %
1,010 hPa
Jul. 28th 2024 Jul. 28th 2024 max: 28.8 °C
min: 28.5 °C
27.0 m/s
31.3 m/s
40.2 %
24.1 m
74.3 %
1,009 hPa
Jul. 29th 2024 Jul. 29th 2024 max: 28.8 °C
min: 28.2 °C
24.8 m/s
26.6 m/s
64.2 %
24.1 m
73.0 %
1,009 hPa
Jul. 30th 2024 Jul. 30th 2024 max: 28.7 °C
min: 27.5 °C
12.6 m/s
13.7 m/s
66.1 %
22.7 m
75.1 %
1,010 hPa
Jul. 31st 2024 Jul. 31st 2024 max: 28.5 °C
min: 27.4 °C
11.2 m/s
11.9 m/s
90.9 %
21.6 m
72.3 %
1,011 hPa
Aug. 1st 2024 Aug. 1st 2024 max: 28.3 °C
min: 27.1 °C
16.6 m/s
17.3 m/s
20.6 %
20.4 m
73.8 %
1,011 hPa
Aug. 2nd 2024 Aug. 2nd 2024 max: 28.3 °C
min: 27.1 °C
17.6 m/s
19.4 m/s
6.3 %
19.8 m
76.5 %
1,011 hPa
Aug. 3rd 2024 Aug. 3rd 2024 max: 28.4 °C
min: 27.7 °C
18.7 m/s
20.2 m/s
32.6 %
24.1 m
74.9 %
1,011 hPa
Aug. 4th 2024 Aug. 4th 2024 max: 28.8 °C
min: 28.2 °C
24.7 m/s
27.8 m/s
13.7 %
23.9 m
75.2 %
1,011 hPa
Aug. 5th 2024 Aug. 5th 2024 max: 28.8 °C
min: 28.5 °C
26.6 m/s
29.5 m/s
9.0 %
23.4 m
74.7 %
1,011 hPa
Aug. 6th 2024 Aug. 6th 2024 max: 28.5 °C
min: 28.1 °C
24.5 m/s
27.7 m/s
21.4 %
24.1 m
74.0 %
1,009 hPa
Aug. 7th 2024 Aug. 7th 2024 max: 28.3 °C
min: 27.6 °C
17.3 m/s
18.0 m/s
49.6 %
22.1 m
75.5 %
1,009 hPa
Aug. 8th 2024 Aug. 8th 2024 max: 28.4 °C
min: 27.9 °C
16.9 m/s
18.8 m/s
52.2 %
23.4 m
74.7 %
1,009 hPa

Cruises to Bonriki - Tarawa Atoll

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