Mount Rinjani, Indonesia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Mount Rinjani, Indonesia? If you're planning to go to Mount Rinjani, this article contains 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 Mount Rinjani, Indonesia

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

Important essentials for Mount Rinjani, Indonesia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Mount Rinjani, 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


  • N95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.

  • (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

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Mount Rinjani, Indonesia by month

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January

In January, Mount Rinjani can be sweltering. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Mount Rinjani, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. Additionally, it is very windy.

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February

In February, Mount Rinjani is consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Mount Rinjani, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. Additionally, it is very windy.

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March

March in Mount Rinjani can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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April

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

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May

If you vacation in Mount Rinjani during May, you will probably find that it is really 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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June

Traveling to Mount Rinjani in June, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

If you go to Mount Rinjani in July, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

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August

If you visit Mount Rinjani during August, you may find that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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September

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

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October

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

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November

November in Mount Rinjani can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

If you visit Mount Rinjani during December, you are likely to notice 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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