The best times to visit Bandung for ideal weather are

February 12th to March 25th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

 


Weather in Bandung

Temperature

Average temperatures in Bandung vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for most of the year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 30th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Bandung, the hottest months are September, October, and then May. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid to late September where highs are regularly around 88.2°F (31.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 65.8°F (18.8°C) at night.

Bandung Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Bandung Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Bandung Perceived Temperature (F)

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Bandung Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Bandung Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 81.8 76.1 68.7
Feb 80.2 74.8 68.5
Mar 81.2 75.2 68.5
Apr 83.1 77 69.2
May 83.7 78 68.4
Jun 82.9 77 66.5
Jul 83.5 76.6 64.2
Aug 84.7 77.8 66.8
Sep 86.6 79.5 67.4
Oct 85.7 78.4 67.6
Nov 83.5 77.4 68.6
Dec 82.6 76.9 68.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 27.7 24.5 20.4
Feb 26.8 23.8 20.3
Mar 27.3 24 20.3
Apr 28.4 25 20.7
May 28.7 25.6 20.2
Jun 28.3 25 19.2
Jul 28.6 24.8 17.9
Aug 29.3 25.4 19.3
Sep 30.3 26.4 19.7
Oct 29.8 25.8 19.8
Nov 28.6 25.2 20.3
Dec 28.1 24.9 20.5


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Bandung are June, September, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late December with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of December 24th.

When can you find snow in Bandung? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chanceof Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Bandung.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Bandung (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 14% 0 4.3
Feb 15% 0 1.2
Mar 20% 0 7.2
Apr 18% 0 2.3
May 4% 0 1
Jun 0% 0 0.2
Jul 3% 0 0.8
Aug 6% 0 1.3
Sep 3% 0 0.2
Oct 15% 0 5.2
Nov 23% 0 6
Dec 25% 0 3.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 14 0 10.9
Feb 15 0 3
Mar 20 0 18.3
Apr 18 0 5.8
May 4 0 2.5
Jun 0 0 0.5
Jul 3 0 2
Aug 6 0 3.3
Sep 3 0 0.5
Oct 15 0 13.2
Nov 23 0 15.2
Dec 25 0 9.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Bandung has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is September (44% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (74%).

Wind in Bandung is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by February and October. January’s average wind speed of around 7.9 knots (9.1 MPH or 14.7 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 15.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Bandung.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 7.9 Gentle breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Feb 7.2 Gentle breeze 12 Significant breeze
Mar 6.1 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Apr 5.4 Light breeze 9.2 Gentle breeze
May 5.4 Light breeze 10.1 Significant breeze
Jun 5.6 Light breeze 9.2 Gentle breeze
Jul 6.1 Light breeze 10.3 Significant breeze
Aug 6.1 Light breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Sep 6.2 Light breeze 9.5 Significant breeze
Oct 6.4 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Nov 5.2 Light breeze 10.3 Significant breeze
Dec 5.8 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 67.3%
Feb 74%
Mar 71.5%
Apr 67.8%
May 62.4%
Jun 60.7%
Jul 50.1%
Aug 52.5%
Sep 44%
Oct 52.2%
Nov 63.8%
Dec 68.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Bandung?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Jan 18, 2018 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Indonesia; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Bandung, Indonesia is December, followed by January and March. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Bandung in April. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 56.1 in April means 56.1% of the tourists vs. December.


Overall Bandung Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 84.9°F (29.4°C) and 79.3°F (26.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 1 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Winter (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 2 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Bandung, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 88.2°F (31.2°C) and 81.6°F (27.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 1 to 7 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Bandung to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 83.3°F (28.5°C) and 79.8°F (26.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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