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

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Traveling to Palu, Indonesia? If you're planning to go to Palu, we 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 Palu, Indonesia

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

Important essentials for Palu, Indonesia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly option.


  • 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).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear out. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel insurance

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

General health necessities

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

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January

January for Palu is extremely hot and very hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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February

If you go to Palu in February, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very hazy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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March

If you are traveling to Palu in March, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very hazy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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April

Traveling to Palu in April, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very hazy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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May

If you visit Palu during May, you might see that it can be very hot, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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June

In June, Palu can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Palu, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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July

If you visit Palu during July, you are likely to see that it can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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August

August in this region can be very hot and very hazy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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September

Traveling to Palu in September, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very hazy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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October

If you visit Palu during October, you might see that it can be very hot and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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November

If you are traveling to Palu in November, you will notice that it is constantly hot and very hazy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

If you visit Palu during December, you are likely to notice that it is consistently hot and very hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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