SE Trades blow thru most of this area most of the year.
Light winds, dry season.
April to August is the best
time to sail the trades to the South Pacific.
Possible hurricanes in far western
areas near Australia.
See notes for summer. Big storms
in the Tasmanian Sea.
Hurricanes occur from December
to May, although many years go by without any in Polynesia.
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