The SE Trades blow thru most of this area most of the year.

Winter

Light winds, dry season.

Spring

April to August is the best time to sail the trades to the South Pacific.

Summer

Possible hurricanes in far western areas near Australia.

Fall

See notes for summer. Big storms in the Tasmanian Sea.

Hurricanes
Hurricanes occur from December to May, although many years go by without any in Polynesia.

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