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

Traveling to Wau, Papua New Guinea? If you're planning to go to Wau, we'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 Wau, Papua New Guinea

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

Important essentials for Wau, Papua New Guinea

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly choice.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

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


  • 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).


  • A vaccine card protector

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Wau is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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February

In February, Wau can be very hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Wau, with most of the days of the month having rain.

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March

If you vacation in Wau during March, you might find that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

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April

If you are traveling to Wau in April, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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May

In May, Wau is really hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Wau, with most of the days of the month having rain.

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June

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

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July

July here is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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August

In August, Wau is hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Wau, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

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September

If you visit Wau during September, you are likely to 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 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

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October

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

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November

If you are traveling to Wau in November, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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December

December in Wau is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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