South Kalimantan, Indonesia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to South Kalimantan, Indonesia? If you're planning to go to South Kalimantan, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to South Kalimantan, Indonesia

Based on the climate and weather in South Kalimantan, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for South Kalimantan, Indonesia by month

January

January here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella

February

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat

March

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat

April

Traveling to South Kalimantan in April, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella

May

May in South Kalimantan can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses

June

June for South Kalimantan is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts

July

Traveling to South Kalimantan in July, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat

August

August in South Kalimantan is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses

September

September in this region is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear

October

Traveling to South Kalimantan in October, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses

November

November is really hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Dresses

December

December for South Kalimantan can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for South Kalimantan, Indonesia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types C and F
  • A SIM card that works in South Kalimantan
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • Pickpocketing is an issue, so wear a money belt or neck pouch
  • Appropriate museum wear

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