The best times to visit Kupang for ideal weather are

May 28th to October 7th

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

 

 


Other Kupang Travel Info

Weather in Kupang

Temperature

Average temperatures in Kupang vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 21st 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 Kupang, the hottest months are November, October, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early November where highs are regularly around 94.6°F (34.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 74°F (23.3°C) at night.

Kupang Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Kupang 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.

Kupang Perceived Temperature (F)

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Kupang Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Kupang 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 86.9 80.5 74.9
Feb 87.2 80.3 74.5
Mar 88.3 80.4 73.8
Apr 90.5 81.3 73.6
May 90 80.9 73
Jun 88 78.8 71.1
Jul 87.9 78.4 70.2
Aug 89.4 78.9 69.6
Sep 92.2 80.7 69.9
Oct 93.7 82.8 72.4
Nov 93.4 83.4 74.6
Dec 89.1 81.4 75.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 30.5 26.9 23.8
Feb 30.7 26.8 23.6
Mar 31.3 26.9 23.2
Apr 32.5 27.4 23.1
May 32.2 27.2 22.8
Jun 31.1 26 21.7
Jul 31.1 25.8 21.2
Aug 31.9 26.1 20.9
Sep 33.4 27.1 21.1
Oct 34.3 28.2 22.4
Nov 34.1 28.6 23.7
Dec 31.7 27.4 24.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Kupang are August, 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 late May to early June. For example, on the week of May 28th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early January with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of January 1st.

When can you find snow in Kupang? 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 Kupang.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Kupang (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 47% 0 19.3
Feb 46% 0 16.5
Mar 30% 0 8.2
Apr 13% 0 4.4
May 8% 0 1.7
Jun 2% 0 0.2
Jul 1% 0 0.2
Aug 1% 0 0.2
Sep 1% 0 0.5
Oct 3% 0 0.8
Nov 18% 0 5
Dec 42% 0 16.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 47 0 49
Feb 46 0 41.9
Mar 30 0 20.8
Apr 13 0 11.2
May 8 0 4.3
Jun 2 0 0.5
Jul 1 0 0.5
Aug 1 0 0.5
Sep 1 0 1.3
Oct 3 0 2
Nov 18 0 12.7
Dec 42 0 42.2

 

Humidity and Wind

Kupang has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is August (58.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (85%).

Wind in Kupang is usually calm. The windiest month is July, followed by August and June. July’s average wind speed of around 8.9 knots (10.2 MPH or 16.4 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 August where average top sustained speeds reach 15.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
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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 4 Light breeze 9.2 Gentle breeze
Feb 3.6 Barely noticeable 9 Gentle breeze
Mar 3.1 Barely noticeable 8.3 Gentle breeze
Apr 4.5 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze
May 6.8 Light breeze 11.9 Gentle breeze
Jun 7.9 Gentle breeze 13.5 Significant breeze
Jul 8.9 Gentle breeze 15 Gentle breeze
Aug 8.8 Gentle breeze 14.8 Significant breeze
Sep 6.7 Light breeze 13 Gentle breeze
Oct 5.7 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Nov 4.2 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Dec 3 Barely noticeable 8.5 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 85%
Feb 84.8%
Mar 82.4%
Apr 73.3%
May 68.6%
Jun 66.7%
Jul 62.3%
Aug 58.2%
Sep 61.5%
Oct 64.3%
Nov 70.4%
Dec 82.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Kupang?

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 Kupang, Indonesia is August, followed by June and September. 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 Kupang in November. 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 48 in November means 48% of the tourists vs. August.

 

 

Overall Kupang Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 90.9°F (32.7°C) and 86.8°F (30.4°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 2 to 9 days of significant precipitation per month. Fall is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Winter (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Kupang, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 94.6°F (34.8°C) and 91.6°F (33.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 0 to 5 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Kupang to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 90.6°F (32.6°C) and 86.6°F (30.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a very great amount: 13 to 14 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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