The best times to visit Tanjung Pinang for ideal weather are

January 29th to March 4th

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



Other Tanjung Pinang Travel Info

Weather in Tanjung Pinang


Average temperatures in Tanjung Pinang 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 2nd 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 Tanjung Pinang, the hottest months are June, May, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid June where highs are regularly around 88.9°F (31.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 75.2°F (24°C) at night.

Tanjung Pinang Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Tanjung Pinang Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

Tanjung Pinang Perceived Temperature (F)


Tanjung Pinang Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Tanjung Pinang 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 85.8 79.6 74.5
Feb 87.2 80 74
Mar 87.9 80.3 74.3
Apr 88.6 80.8 75
May 88.4 81.2 75.5
Jun 88.2 81.2 75.4
Jul 87 80.6 75
Aug 87.1 80.4 74.8
Sep 87.8 80.8 74.8
Oct 88 80.6 74.8
Nov 86.7 79.8 74.9
Dec 85.6 79.7 75.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 29.9 26.4 23.6
Feb 30.7 26.7 23.3
Mar 31.1 26.8 23.5
Apr 31.4 27.1 23.9
May 31.3 27.3 24.2
Jun 31.2 27.3 24.1
Jul 30.6 27 23.9
Aug 30.6 26.9 23.8
Sep 31 27.1 23.8
Oct 31.1 27 23.8
Nov 30.4 26.6 23.8
Dec 29.8 26.5 23.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Tanjung Pinang are February, January, and then September. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early February. For example, on the week of February 5th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early November with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of November 5th.

When can you find snow in Tanjung Pinang? 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 Tanjung Pinang.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Tanjung Pinang (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 19% 0 5
Feb 16% 0 4.9
Mar 31% 0 8.2
Apr 40% 0 11.4
May 30% 0 8.1
Jun 29% 0 6.8
Jul 30% 0 6.8
Aug 27% 0 8.1
Sep 23% 0 6.6
Oct 31% 0 7.8
Nov 55% 0 14.4
Dec 38% 0 12.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 19 0 12.7
Feb 16 0 12.4
Mar 31 0 20.8
Apr 40 0 29
May 30 0 20.6
Jun 29 0 17.3
Jul 30 0 17.3
Aug 27 0 20.6
Sep 23 0 16.8
Oct 31 0 19.8
Nov 55 0 36.6
Dec 38 0 31.8


Humidity and Wind

Tanjung Pinang has some extremely humid months, and high humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is February (76.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (84.1%).

Wind in Tanjung Pinang is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is January, followed by February and August. January’s average wind speed of around 4.5 knots (5.2 MPH or 8.4 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 late January where average top sustained speeds reach 12.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

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 4.5 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Feb 4.1 Light breeze 11 Significant breeze
Mar 2.9 Barely noticeable 9.6 Significant breeze
Apr 2.3 Barely noticeable 8.6 Gentle breeze
May 2.2 Barely noticeable 8.8 Significant breeze
Jun 2.7 Barely noticeable 9.3 Gentle breeze
Jul 3.2 Barely noticeable 10.4 Significant breeze
Aug 3.4 Barely noticeable 10.2 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.3 Barely noticeable 10.5 Significant breeze
Oct 2.3 Barely noticeable 8.5 Gentle breeze
Nov 2 Barely noticeable 8.1 Significant breeze
Dec 3.2 Barely noticeable 9.3 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 77.7%
Feb 76.1%
Mar 79%
Apr 81.2%
May 82.2%
Jun 80.6%
Jul 81%
Aug 80%
Sep 79%
Oct 80%
Nov 84.1%
Dec 82.8%


Is it Safe to Travel to Tanjung Pinang?

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 Tanjung Pinang, Indonesia 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 Tanjung Pinang 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

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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 89.3 in November means 89.3% of the tourists vs. December.



Overall Tanjung Pinang Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88.9°F (31.6°C) and 87°F (30.6°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 9 to 12 days of significant 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 8 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Tanjung Pinang, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 88.4°F (31.3°C) and 86.2°F (30.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 7 to 16 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Tanjung Pinang to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 88.3°F (31.3°C) and 85.1°F (29.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 12 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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