The best times to visit Momase Region for ideal weather are

August 27th to September 16th

or

November 26th to December 23rd

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

 

 


Other Momase Region Travel Info

Weather in Momase Region

Temperature

Average temperatures in Momase Region vary barely at all. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a chance of rain throughout most of the year. The area is far less temperate than some — in the 3rd 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 Momase Region, the hottest months are May, October, and then December. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid October where highs are regularly around 88.1°F (31.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 79.2°F (26.2°C) at night.

Momase Region Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Momase Region 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.

Momase Region Perceived Temperature (F)

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Momase Region Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Momase Region 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 86.4 83.1 77.5
Feb 86.8 83.5 77.8
Mar 86.4 83.2 77.3
Apr 86.8 83.5 77.7
May 87.5 84.4 78.5
Jun 86.8 84 78.2
Jul 86.4 83.3 77.2
Aug 86.8 83.9 77.7
Sep 86.9 84.1 78.5
Oct 87.2 84.2 78.5
Nov 87.2 84 78.6
Dec 87.5 84.1 78.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 30.2 28.4 25.3
Feb 30.4 28.6 25.4
Mar 30.2 28.4 25.2
Apr 30.4 28.6 25.4
May 30.8 29.1 25.8
Jun 30.4 28.9 25.7
Jul 30.2 28.5 25.1
Aug 30.4 28.8 25.4
Sep 30.5 28.9 25.8
Oct 30.7 29 25.8
Nov 30.7 28.9 25.9
Dec 30.8 28.9 26.1

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Momase Region are October, September, and then February. 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 December. For example, on the week of December 10th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid January with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of January 8th.

When can you find snow in Momase Region? 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 Momase Region.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 38% 0 7.1
Feb 22% 0 3.9
Mar 30% 0 5.1
Apr 35% 0 8.6
May 34% 0 9.1
Jun 35% 0 5.7
Jul 27% 0 6.6
Aug 28% 0 7.4
Sep 21% 0 4.2
Oct 20% 0 3.6
Nov 31% 0 5.7
Dec 31% 0 5.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 38 0 18
Feb 22 0 9.9
Mar 30 0 13
Apr 35 0 21.8
May 34 0 23.1
Jun 35 0 14.5
Jul 27 0 16.8
Aug 28 0 18.8
Sep 21 0 10.7
Oct 20 0 9.1
Nov 31 0 14.5
Dec 31 0 13

 

Humidity and Wind

Momase Region has some very humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is August (70.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (75.3%).

Wind in Momase Region is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by January and February. March’s average wind speed of around 5.6 knots (6.4 MPH or 10.3 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early March where average top sustained speeds reach 11.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

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 5.2 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.7 Light breeze 8.6 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.6 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Apr 3.1 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
May 3.1 Barely noticeable 5.6 Gentle breeze
Jun 3.3 Barely noticeable 5.8 Light breeze
Jul 3.6 Barely noticeable 6.1 Gentle breeze
Aug 3.8 Barely noticeable 6.4 Light breeze
Sep 3.8 Barely noticeable 5.9 Gentle breeze
Oct 3.5 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
Nov 3.2 Barely noticeable 5.7 Gentle breeze
Dec 4.1 Light breeze 7.6 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 75.3%
Feb 73.5%
Mar 74%
Apr 75.2%
May 72.8%
Jun 73.3%
Jul 73.3%
Aug 70.2%
Sep 70.5%
Oct 70.7%
Nov 73.8%
Dec 73.3%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Momase Region?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Papua New Guinea; exercise a high degree of caution. 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 Momase Region, Papua New Guinea is July, followed by September and May. 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 Momase Region in December. 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 58.3 in December means 58.3% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Momase Region Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88.1°F (31.2°C) and 85.6°F (29.8°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 9 to 10 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 moderate precipitation with 8 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Momase Region, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 87.9°F (31.1°C) and 86.4°F (30.2°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 9 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 Momase Region to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 88°F (31.1°C) and 85.7°F (29.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 12 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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