Dili, East Timor: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Dili, East Timor

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

What to wear/what to pack for Dili, East Timor by month

January

January here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Dili is hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April here is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Dili is hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you go to Dili in June, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Dili is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

If you go to Dili in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear

September

Traveling to Dili in September, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals

October

Traveling to Dili in October, you will notice that it is hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Dili in November, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Dili, East Timor

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C, E, F and I
  • A SIM card that works in Dili
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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