Weather forecast issued from Kiribati Meteorological Service at 0440pm Thursday 15th April 2021 and valid to 6am for Kiribati group and Banaba.


Situation: A band of convective clouds associated with the trough of low pressure lies about and north of Makin island.


Northern islands:

Gentle to moderate easterly winds of 6-16kt.

Moderate seas

Tonight: Cloudy with light showers about Makin and Butaritari elsewhere fine apart from brief showers.

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy about Makin and Butaritari elsewhere mostly sunny.



Central islands, Southern islands, and Banaba:

Light to gentle easterly to northeasterly winds of 1-10kt.

Slight seas.


Tarawa, and Central islands:

Tonight: Partly cloudy with isolated brief showers about Tarawa, elsewhere mostly fine.
Mostly sunny.


Southern Islands:

Tonight: Partly cloudy with isolated light showers.
TomorrowIsolated light showers.


Banaba Island:

Tonight: Cloudy periods with possible late evening light showers.
Tomorrow: Sunny apart from brief showers.


Moon Phase:

3 days after New moon.


Tide Predictions: High and Low Tides:

Hi Lo Hi
Time 0610pm 1209am 0624am
Height (m) 2.32 0.96 2.45