The best times to visit Pekalongan for ideal weather are

June 11th to October 28th

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

 

 


Other Pekalongan Travel Info

Weather in Pekalongan

Temperature

Average temperatures in Pekalongan vary barely at all. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 15th 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 Pekalongan, the hottest months are October, May, and then November. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid October where highs are regularly around 91.6°F (33.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.3°F (25.2°C) at night.

Pekalongan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Pekalongan 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.

Pekalongan Perceived Temperature (F)

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Pekalongan Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Pekalongan 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 87.1 80.7 76.2
Feb 86.7 80.6 76
Mar 88.2 81.6 76.5
Apr 89.2 82.6 77.2
May 89.7 82.8 76.9
Jun 89.2 82 75.8
Jul 89 81 74.2
Aug 89 81 74.2
Sep 90.6 82.1 75.3
Oct 90.7 83.1 77
Nov 90.1 82.7 77.3
Dec 88.7 81.7 76.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 30.6 27.1 24.6
Feb 30.4 27 24.4
Mar 31.2 27.6 24.7
Apr 31.8 28.1 25.1
May 32.1 28.2 24.9
Jun 31.8 27.8 24.3
Jul 31.7 27.2 23.4
Aug 31.7 27.2 23.4
Sep 32.6 27.8 24.1
Oct 32.6 28.4 25
Nov 32.3 28.2 25.2
Dec 31.5 27.6 24.8

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Pekalongan are August, September, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid August. For example, on the week of August 13th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January and early February with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of January 29th.

When can you find snow in Pekalongan? 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 Pekalongan.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Pekalongan (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 43% 0 9.2
Feb 45% 0 10.9
Mar 32% 0 8.4
Apr 21% 0 4.2
May 17% 0 3.6
Jun 9% 0 2.1
Jul 8% 0 2.2
Aug 3% 0 0.8
Sep 3% 0 0.4
Oct 5% 0 0.8
Nov 20% 0 3.1
Dec 36% 0 10.6

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 43 0 23.4
Feb 45 0 27.7
Mar 32 0 21.3
Apr 21 0 10.7
May 17 0 9.1
Jun 9 0 5.3
Jul 8 0 5.6
Aug 3 0 2
Sep 3 0 1
Oct 5 0 2
Nov 20 0 7.9
Dec 36 0 26.9

 

Humidity and Wind

Pekalongan has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is September (62.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (81%).

Wind in Pekalongan is usually calm. The windiest month is September, followed by January and October. September’s average wind speed of around 4.9 knots (5.7 MPH or 9.1 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 to mid January where average top sustained speeds reach 12.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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 4.9 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.3 Light breeze 9.7 Gentle breeze
Mar 3.7 Barely noticeable 8.1 Gentle breeze
Apr 3.4 Barely noticeable 7.3 Gentle breeze
May 3.4 Barely noticeable 7.2 Gentle breeze
Jun 3.7 Barely noticeable 7.2 Gentle breeze
Jul 3.9 Barely noticeable 7.6 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.5 Light breeze 8.7 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.9 Light breeze 8.9 Gentle breeze
Oct 4.6 Light breeze 8.9 Gentle breeze
Nov 4.1 Light breeze 8.3 Gentle breeze
Dec 4.1 Light breeze 8.8 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 79.7%
Feb 81%
Mar 77.7%
Apr 75.6%
May 73.1%
Jun 70.9%
Jul 67.1%
Aug 64.8%
Sep 62.4%
Oct 65.4%
Nov 71.3%
Dec 77.1%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Pekalongan?

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 Pekalongan, Indonesia is November, followed by January 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 Pekalongan in July. 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 51.9 in July means 51.9% of the tourists vs. November.

 

 

Overall Pekalongan Travel Experience by Season

Fall (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 89.9°F (32.2°C) and 87.5°F (30.8°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 10 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 quite warm. These months see the least precipitation with 1 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Pekalongan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Spring (September through November)

Spring daily highs range from 91.6°F (33.1°C) and 89.7°F (32.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.

Summer (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Pekalongan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 89.3°F (31.8°C) and 86°F (30°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 11 to 13 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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