Foreign travel advice

Micronesia

Summary

Cyclone season is normally between November and April but cyclones can occur throughout the year. Severe weather may result in flooding, landslides, and disruption to essential services and infrastructure. See Natural disasters

UK health authorities have classified the Federated States of Micronesia as having a risk of Zika virus transmission. For more information and advice visit the National Travel Health Network and Centre website.

Only a few British tourists visit the Federated States of Micronesia every year. Most visits are trouble-free. See Crime

Although there’s no recent history of terrorism in Micronesia, attacks can’t be ruled out. See Terrorism

The Islands of Micronesia are vulnerable to natural disasters including tropical cyclones, floods and severe droughts. See Natural Disasters

If you’re abroad and you need emergency help from the UK government, contact the nearest British embassy, consulate or high commission.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel.