The best times to visit Garut 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.
Garut Travel Guide
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Weather in Garut
Average temperatures in Garut 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 Garut, 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.
Garut Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Garut Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Garut Perceived Temperature (F)
Garut Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Garut 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Garut 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 Garut? 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.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Garut.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Garut (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Garut 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 Garut 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 Garut.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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|
Is it Safe to Travel to Garut?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 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. This advisory was last updated on Sep 20, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Garut, 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 Garut 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
Overall Garut 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 Garut, 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 Garut 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.