Kiribati group & Banaba:

The weather forecast for the Kiribati group and Banaba was issued at 0507pm Friday 01st March 2024 and valid until 6 am.

 

Situation: A trough of low pressure remains east with associated clouds affecting the northern and central islands. It is expected to dissipate but will redevelop again later in the evening. Meanwhile, the intertropical convergence zone remains south with associated clouds affecting the southern islands and Banaba.

 

Kiribati group:

Gentle to moderate northeasterly to easterly winds of 06-16kt.

Moderate seas.

 

For Makin and Butaritari:

Tonight: Fine apart from brief showers becoming cloudy later in the evening.

Tomorrow: Cloudy with light showers.

 

For Marakei, Abaiang, Tarawa and Maiana:

Tonight: Partly cloudy with isolated brief showers.

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy with isolated brier showers as well.

 

 For Kuria, Aranuka and Abemama:

Tonight: Partly cloudy.

Tomorrow: Partly cloudy with brief showers.

 

For Nonouti, Tabiteuea, Beru and Nikunau:

Tonight: Partly cloudy early tonight with isolated brief showers.

Tomorrow: Cloudy with light showers.

 

For Onotoa, Tamana & Arorae:

Tonight: Cloudy with light showers

Tomorrow: Cloudy with light showers becoming moderate in the afternoon.

 

For Banaba:

Gentle to moderate northeasterly winds of 06-16kt.

Moderate seas.

Tonight: Cloudy with light showers.

Tomorrow: Cloudy with brief showers.

 

Moon Phase:

3 days before last quarter.

 

Tide Predictions:

High and Low Tides:

 

Hi

Lo

Hi

Time

0724pm

0131am

0749am

Height (m)

2.23

1.12

2.26