Average weather in May in Pekanbaru (Sumatra), Indonesia

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Pekanbaru in May is 22.8°C (73.04°F). May falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 205mm (8.1in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 32.7°C (90.86°F).


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Pekanbaru should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 22 °C
Max Temperature 32 °C
Precipitation 205mm

Where to stay in Pekanbaru

Where to go in Indonesia in May

Find out more about the weather in Indonesia in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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).

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.

Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Pekanbaru (Sumatra)

TUE Aug 09
32°C | 23°C
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

WED Aug 10
33°C | 23°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

THU Aug 11
33°C | 23°C
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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