Weather forecast issued from Kiribati Meteorological Service at 0530 am Saturday 21st May 2022 and valid from 6 am until 6 pm for the Kiribati group and Banaba.


Situation: The Intertropical convergence zone situated further northeast of the Kiribati group is now slowly extending westward towards the group and might affect some parts tonight.


Kiribati group and Banaba:

Gentle to moderate easterly winds of 5-15kt.

Slight to moderate seas.


Makin and Butaritari:

Today: Sunny apart from morning brief showers about Makin.

Tonight: Becoming cloudy with light to moderate showers and a few thunderstorms later in the evening.


Marakei, Abaiang, Tarawa and Maiana:

Today: Partly cloudy.

Tonight: Becoming cloudy with light showers later in the evening.


Kuria, Aranuka and Abemama:

Today: Partly cloudy.

Tonight: Few brief showers later tonight.


Nonouti, Tabiteuea, Beru and Nikunau:

Today: Mostly sunny.

Tonight: Isolated brief showers.


Onotoa, Tamana & Arorae:

Today: Sunny.

Tonight: Fine apart from brief showers about Arorae.



Today: Sunny.

Tonight: Fine.


Moon Phase:

2 days before Last Quarter.


Tide Predictions:

High and Low Tides:

Hi Lo Hi
Time 0818am 0307pm 0916pm
Height (m) 2.34 1.14 1.95