Southern Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Southern Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea? If you're planning to go to Southern Papua New Guinea, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Southern Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

Based on the climate and weather in Southern Papua New Guinea, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

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

January

January in Southern Papua New Guinea can be very hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear

February

In February, Southern Papua New Guinea is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Southern Papua New Guinea, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals

March

If you go to Southern Papua New Guinea in March, you will notice that it is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage

April

Traveling to Southern Papua New Guinea in April, you will notice that it is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts

May

May in Southern Papua New Guinea can be very hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses

June

June in Southern Papua New Guinea is really hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear

July

If you vacation in Southern Papua New Guinea during July, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat

August

If you go to Southern Papua New Guinea in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses

September

If you visit Southern Papua New Guinea during September, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses

October

If you go to Southern Papua New Guinea in October, you will notice that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts

November

Traveling to Southern Papua New Guinea in November, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts

December

If you visit Southern Papua New Guinea during December, you are likely to find that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Southern Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types I
  • A SIM card that works in Southern Papua New Guinea
  • Appropriate museum wear

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