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

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

When to go to Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea

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

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

January

January can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses

February

If you vacation in Trobriand Islands during February, you are likely to 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 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

If you go to Trobriand Islands in March, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

April

April in Trobriand Islands is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals

May

May in Trobriand Islands can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts

June

Traveling to Trobriand Islands in June, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

July

July here is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

August can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses

September

September in Trobriand Islands is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

October in Trobriand Islands can be sweltering. 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:

  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts

November

November here is really hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals

December

If you vacation in Trobriand Islands during December, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Trobriand Islands, 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 Trobriand Islands

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