Denpasar, Indonesia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Denpasar, Indonesia? If you're planning to go to Denpasar, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Denpasar, Indonesia

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

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

January

In January, Denpasar can be very hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Denpasar, with most of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella

February

Traveling to Denpasar in February, you will notice that it is scorchingly hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Tank tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light dresses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella

March

In March, Denpasar can be excruciatingly hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Denpasar, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Light shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Tank tops
  • Light dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts

April

In April, Denpasar is sizzling. Temperatures routinely are in the 90s F (mid 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Denpasar, with a few of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sandals
  • Light shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Tank tops
  • Light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella

May

If you visit Denpasar during May, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts

June

June in Denpasar is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses

July

If you are traveling to Denpasar in July, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

August

If you vacation in Denpasar during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses

September

Traveling to Denpasar in September, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

If you are traveling to Denpasar in October, you will notice that it can be excruciatingly hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light shorts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Light dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Tank tops
  • Sunglasses

November

November in Denpasar is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts

December

If you go to Denpasar in December, you will notice that it can be very hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Denpasar, Indonesia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in Denpasar
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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