Bengkulu, Indonesia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Bengkulu, Indonesia? If you're planning to go to Bengkulu, we have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Bengkulu, Indonesia

Based on the climate and weather in Bengkulu, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

Important essentials for Bengkulu, Indonesia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Bengkulu, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly option.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Bengkulu, Indonesia by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you go to Bengkulu in January, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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February

February in Bengkulu can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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March

If you go to Bengkulu in March, you will notice that it is really hot and somewhat stormy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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April

April here is consistently hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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May

If you go to Bengkulu in May, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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June

If you are traveling to Bengkulu in June, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

If you are traveling to Bengkulu in July, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

If you go to Bengkulu in August, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

September in Bengkulu is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

October for Bengkulu can be very hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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November

If you vacation in Bengkulu during November, you may see that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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December

December in Bengkulu can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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