Goroka, Papua New Guinea: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Goroka, Papua New Guinea? If you're planning to go to Goroka, here is 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 Goroka, Papua New Guinea

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

Important essentials for Goroka, Papua New Guinea

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection possible.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear out. An unreadable vaccination card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Goroka, Papua New Guinea by month

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January

If you vacation in Goroka during January, you will probably notice that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

February in Goroka is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

March in Goroka is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Goroka is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

If you vacation in Goroka during May, you might see that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

June for Goroka is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

July in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August here is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you are traveling to Goroka in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in Goroka is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you go to Goroka in November, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December here is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to the J.K. McCarthy Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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