The best times to visit Singapore for ideal weather are
January 15th to March 4th
June 11th to September 16th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Singapore Travel Guide
Weather in Singapore
Average temperatures in Singapore vary barely at all and are too warm to be considered temperate for most. The area is in the bottom 1 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Singapore, the hottest months are June, May, and then April. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late April where highs are regularly around 90.8°F (32.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 78.1°F (25.6°C) at night.
Singapore Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Singapore 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.
Singapore Perceived Temperature (F)
Singapore Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Singapore 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 precipitation in Singapore are November, December, and then April. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early February. For example, on the week of February 5th there are only 0.5 days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late October to early November with an average of 1.7 days with significant precipitation the week of October 29th.
When can you find snow in Singapore? 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 Singapore.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Singapore (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
Singapore has slightly high to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is June (70.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (77.9%).
Wind in Singapore is usually moderate. The windiest month is February, followed by January and December. February’s average wind speed of around 6.6 knots (7.6 MPH or 12.2 KPH) is considered “light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late January and early February where average top sustained speeds reach 12.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Singapore.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Meaning (Beaufort)||Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind||Meaning (Beufort)|
|Jan||6.5||a light breeze||11.4||a moderate breeze|
|Feb||6.6||a light breeze||11.5||a moderate breeze|
|Mar||4.8||a light breeze||10||a moderate breeze|
|Apr||3.4||light air||8.3||a gentle breeze|
|May||3.6||light air||8.5||a moderate breeze|
|Jun||4.1||a light breeze||8.8||a gentle breeze|
|Jul||4.8||a light breeze||9.8||a moderate breeze|
|Aug||4.8||a light breeze||9.9||a gentle breeze|
|Sep||4.7||a light breeze||9.8||a moderate breeze|
|Oct||3.9||light air||9||a gentle breeze|
|Nov||3.4||light air||8.3||a moderate breeze|
|Dec||4.9||a light breeze||9.8||a gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Singapore?
As of 6/27/2017 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Singapore; exercise normal security precautions. 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 Singapore is December, followed by March and April. 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 Singapore 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
Overall Singapore Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 90.8°F (32.7°C) and 89°F (31.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with roughly 5 days of precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 4 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Singapore, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 89.8°F (32.1°C) and 88.3°F (31.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 7 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Singapore to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 89.8°F (32.1°C) and 86.1°F (30.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a noticeable amount: 3 to 6 times per month. These times of year are busy with tourists.