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

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Traveling to Labuan Bajo, Indonesia? If you're planning to go to Labuan Bajo, I 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 Labuan Bajo, Indonesia

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

Important essentials for Labuan Bajo, Indonesia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Labuan Bajo, 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


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • N95 masks

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • 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


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good kit.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Labuan Bajo, Indonesia by month

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January

If you go to Labuan Bajo in January, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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February

February here is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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March

If you go to Labuan Bajo in March, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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April

Traveling to Labuan Bajo in April, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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May

May for Labuan Bajo is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

June in Labuan Bajo is hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

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July

July dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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August

August for Labuan Bajo very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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September

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

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October

If you go to Labuan Bajo in October, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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November

November for Labuan Bajo is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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December

If you go to Labuan Bajo in December, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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