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Despite the Cook Islands offering a pleasantly warm climate all year, seasons can be split into summer months: November to April, and winter months: May to October.

The summer rainy season begins in December and lasts until April. Days are hot and humid with rain in the afternoons and an average temperature of 25 degrees Celsius. November to March is known as hurricane/cyclone season, however, extreme storms are rare.

The winter months are also known as the dry season. July and August are considered the coldest months with temperatures dropping to around 19 degrees Celsius at nighttime. The lowest winter temperature ever recorded in the Cook Islands was 9 degrees Celsius back in 1965.

Although there are winter and summer seasons in the Cook Islands, the water temperature is pleasant all year long.



Cook Islands Travel Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy-to-navigate travel information section dedicated to the Cook Islands. 

Learn about the history and culture of the Cook Islands, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about the Cook Islands' nature and wildlife, weather and geography, and 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information, will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering the Cook Islands for yourself. Start exploring...book one of our Cook Island vacations today!


Extend Your Stay

Consider an additional stopover after or before your Cook island vacation at one of Goway's other South Pacific destinations. You can choose from our selection of Australian vacationsNew Zealand vacation packages, Tahiti vacation packages or perhaps one of our Fiji resorts.



Book your Cook Islands Vacation with Goway!

With a wide choice of Cook Islands vacations and experiences, Goway’s Downunder wizards can offer you many ways to explore and enjoy the Cook Islands. Relax with a romantic tropical island stay, escape winter on a Snowbird long stay, enjoy an air-land getaway and more. We want to be your first choice when next you go globetrotting to the Cook Islands.

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