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The climate of Bali: when to go to the island of Bali

Bali which is located just south of the Equator has a tropical climate with hot and humid minimal changes in seasonal and daily temperatures. The average maximum temperatures have an annual average of around 31 ° C, while the average minimum temperatures are around 24 ° C. The temperatures of the island are not extreme, but the heat, combined with the oppressive humidity and abundant rainfall, sometimes makes the climate very humid and muggy.

The Bali climate can be divided into two seasons based on rainfall. The rainy season is between November and March, with its peak in the months between December and March, while the dry season is between April and October. The relatively dry and cool months are between June and September. On the island fall on average about 1,700 mm of rain annually. In the provincial capital, Denpasar, the wettest month is January during which there is an average of 345 mm of rain. The driest month is August with only 25 mm of rain.

The temperature of the sea in Bali varies between 26 ° C in August and 29 ° C for the months between November and April.


The best time to visit the island of Bali are the months between June and October, which are cooler, dry and with less rain.

Indonesia weather service page.


DENPASAR (4 meters)
Month Average low (°C) Average high (°C) Precip. (mm) Precip. days
January 24,1 33,0 345  19
February 24,2 33,4 274  17
March 24,0 33,6 234  14
April 24,8 34,4 88  10
May 24,1 33,1 93  6
June 23,5 31,4 53  5
July 23,0 30,4 55  4
August 22,5 29,6 25  3
September 22,9 31,4 47  2
October 23,7 33,6 63  6
November 23,5 32,7 179  11
December 23,5 33,0 276  17
YEAR 23,6 32,5 1732  114

Month Sea Water Temperature °C
January 29
February 29
March 29
April 29
May 28
June 28
July 27
August 26
September 27
October 28
November 29
December 29

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