The best times to visit Sukabumi for ideal weather are
June 4th to August 12th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Sukabumi Travel Guide
Other Sukabumi Travel Info
Weather in Sukabumi
Average temperatures in Sukabumi vary barely at all. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very enjoyable all year with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is more temperate than most — in the 71st 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 Sukabumi, the hottest months are May, June, and then October. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late May to early June where highs are regularly around 81.3°F (27.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 65.6°F (18.7°C) at night.
Sukabumi Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Sukabumi 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.
Sukabumi Perceived Temperature (F)
Sukabumi Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Sukabumi 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 Sukabumi are July, August, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid June. For example, on the week of June 18th there is 1 day 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 Sukabumi? 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 Sukabumi.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Sukabumi (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
Sukabumi has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is September (72.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is February (85.5%).
Wind in Sukabumi is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is January, followed by March and February. January’s average wind speed of around 2 knots (2.3 MPH or 3.8 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early January where average top sustained speeds reach 6.3 knots, which is considered a light breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Sukabumi.
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||2||Barely noticeable||5.6||Light breeze|
|Feb||1.7||Barely noticeable||4.6||Light breeze|
|Mar||1.8||Barely noticeable||5.1||Light breeze|
|Apr||1.4||Barely noticeable||4.4||Light breeze|
|May||1.4||Barely noticeable||4.4||Light breeze|
|Jun||1.4||Barely noticeable||4.2||Light breeze|
|Jul||1.6||Barely noticeable||4.7||Light breeze|
|Aug||1.6||Barely noticeable||5||Light breeze|
|Sep||1.6||Barely noticeable||4.7||Light breeze|
|Oct||1.5||Barely noticeable||4.7||Light breeze|
|Nov||1.4||Barely noticeable||4.5||Light breeze|
|Dec||1.4||Barely noticeable||4.3||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Sukabumi?
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 Sukabumi, 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 Sukabumi 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 Sukabumi Travel Experience by Season
Fall (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 80°F (26.7°C) and 76.6°F (24.8°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is frequent with 10 to 17 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 4 to 6 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Sukabumi, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Spring (September through November)
Spring daily highs range from 81.3°F (27.4°C) and 78.2°F (25.7°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 6 to 16 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 Sukabumi to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 78.4°F (25.8°C) and 74.9°F (23.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a very great amount: 17 to 19 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.