Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Trobriand Islands, Papua New Guinea? If you're planning to go to Trobriand Islands, I've got 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 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.

Important essentials 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.

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


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often wear out. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly option.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.

  • (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 rural areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's important to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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

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January

Traveling to Trobriand Islands in January, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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February

If you visit Trobriand Islands during February, you might 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 70s F (mid 20s C).

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March

March 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).

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April

April in Trobriand Islands is constantly 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).

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May

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

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June

If you visit Trobriand Islands during June, you may see that it can be sweltering. 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).

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July

If you vacation in Trobriand Islands during July, you are likely to notice that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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August

If you go to Trobriand Islands in August, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

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

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October

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

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November

If you visit Trobriand Islands during November, you are likely to find that it is extremely 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).

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December

December in Trobriand Islands is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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