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

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

When to go to Derawan, Indonesia

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

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

January

January in Derawan can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

February

If you visit Derawan during February, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts

March

Traveling to Derawan in March, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts

April

If you vacation in Derawan during April, you are likely to find that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain boots

June

June in Derawan is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

If you visit Derawan during July, you are likely to find 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses

August

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts

September

Traveling to Derawan in September, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts

October

If you visit Derawan during October, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat

November

Traveling to Derawan in November, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Rain boots
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

December

December here is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Derawan, 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 Derawan

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