No adapter needed

Do I need a travel adapter for a trip to Nauru?

No, you do not need a travel adapter (plug adapter) for a trip from Australia to Nauru. In Nauru, people are using the same power plugs and power outlets as in Australia.

Nauru und Australia compared
Flag: Australia
IOutlets of type IOutlets
230 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Flag: Nauru
IOutlets of type IOutlets
240 VoltVoltage
50 HertzFrequency
Country information

About Nauru

Flag: About Nauru

Nauru is a country in Oceania (Micronesia) with about 10 000 inhabitants on an area of almost 21 km². The capital of Nauru is Yaren (1 000 inhabitants).

People in the country are mainly speaking Nauru and English.

Nauru does not have a neighbor country.

TLD: .nrCurrency: AUDCountry calling code: +674Country Code : NR
Power sockets

Which types of power plugs are used in Nauru?

Nauru uses power plugs of type I. As these are the same types of plugs used in Australia, you do not need a travel adapter in Nauru.

Mains voltage

What is the Electricity Voltage in Nauru?

The voltage in Nauru is 240 volts.

The voltage, therefore, is higher than the 230 volts in Australia. This difference means that you have to be cautious when using electrical devices purchased in Australia:

You should read the instruction manual of your device and check at which voltage it is safe to use.

If the voltage stated in the user's manual or on the device's power supply differs from the mains voltage in Nauru, you should either not use your device there, or buy a voltage converter before departing.

Utility frequency

What is the utility frequency in Nauru?

The utility frequency in Nauru is 50 Hertz.

The frequency, therefore, is the same as in Australia. That's why it is safe to use all your electric appliances in Nauru.