West Lombok, Indonesia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to West Lombok, Indonesia

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

What to wear/what to pack for West Lombok, Indonesia by month

January

In January, West Lombok is constantly hot and very rainy. Temperatures routinely are in 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 West Lombok, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in West Lombok is extremely hot and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in West Lombok 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:

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

April

April in West Lombok is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to West Lombok in May, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to West Lombok in June, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you vacation in West Lombok during July, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s 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 sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit West Lombok during August, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and dry with little rain.

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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit West Lombok during September, you are likely to find that it is really hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 20s 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 sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

In October, West Lombok is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in West Lombok is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in this region is extremely hot and very rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for West Lombok, Indonesia

Here are some general tips on what to wear in West Lombok, 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 West Lombok

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