Weather in August in Indonesia

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in August in Indonesia. Is this month a good time to go to Indonesia? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Indonesia in August?

The weather in Indonesia in August ranges from poor to perfect depending on the destination.

During August in Indonesia, the temperature ranges from pleasant in Batu with 21°C (70°F) to very high temperatures in Makassar with 34°C (94°F). Minimum nighttime temperatures generally drop to 20°C (68°F) in Makassar and 11°C (53°F) in Batu.

Precipitation in August ranges from almost non in Sumba with an average of 4mm (0.2inch) rainfall to heavy in Ambon with 404mm (16inch). It is the driest month of the year in Ubud. It is also generally a sunny month with an average of 255 hours of sunshine in Ubud during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Indonesia.

Where to go in Indonesia in August

Find the average weather conditions in August for the most popular destinations in Indonesia on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Indonesia

What is the weather like in August for the 5 most popular destinations in Indonesia?

Average weather in Ubud

In August Ubud generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (84°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 20°C (68°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Ubud
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
29°C / 84°F 
20°C / 68°F 
245 hours 
89mm / 3.5inch 
4 days 
29°C / 84°F 
20°C / 68°F 
255 hours 
85mm / 3.3inch 
3 days 
30°C / 86°F 
20°C / 69°F 
249 hours 
95mm / 3.7inch 
2 days 
Climate in Ubud

Average weather in Seminyak

In August Seminyak generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C (85°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (72°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Seminyak
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
31°C / 87°F 
23°C / 73°F 
248 hours 
56mm / 2.2inch 
5 days 
30°C / 85°F 
22°C / 72°F 
261 hours 
24mm / 0.9inch 
3 days 
32°C / 89°F 
23°C / 73°F 
251 hours 
49mm / 1.9inch 
2 days 
Climate in Seminyak

Average weather in Jakarta

In August Jakarta generally has very high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 31°C (87°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are pleasant that month.

Jakarta
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
30°C / 86°F 
23°C / 73°F 
282 hours 
64mm / 2.5inch 
6 days 
31°C / 87°F 
23°C / 73°F 
295 hours 
45mm / 1.8inch 
5 days 
31°C / 88°F 
23°C / 73°F 
288 hours 
66mm / 2.6inch 
6 days 
Climate in Jakarta

Average weather in Kuta

In August Kuta generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 30°C (85°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 22°C (72°F) and low monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Kuta
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
31°C / 87°F 
23°C / 73°F 
248 hours 
56mm / 2.2inch 
5 days 
30°C / 85°F 
22°C / 72°F 
261 hours 
24mm / 0.9inch 
3 days 
32°C / 89°F 
23°C / 73°F 
251 hours 
49mm / 1.9inch 
2 days 
Climate in Kuta

Average weather in Bandung

In August Bandung generally has high temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 29°C (83°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 17°C (63°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are perfect that month.

Bandung
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Weather conditions Weather
<<   July July
<<  
28°C / 82°F 
17°C / 63°F 
249 hours 
69mm / 2.7inch 
29°C / 83°F 
17°C / 63°F 
249 hours 
55mm / 2.2inch 
29°C / 84°F 
17°C / 63°F 
211 hours 
48mm / 1.9inch 
Climate in Bandung

Is your destination not in the list? Have a look at other destinations in Indonesia.

Is August the best time to go to Indonesia?

In our opinion August is one of the best times to visit Indonesia with commonly perfect weather in Ubud.

On average the best time to visit Indonesia is in July and August with generally perfect weather in Ubud. The worst months are January, February, March, November and December that can have poor weather conditions.

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