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    When to go to bali

    When to go to Bali?

    Bali’s climate is tropical. Wondering when to go to Bali? Bali weather: May, June, July, August, September and October during the dry season which extends from April to October.
    December, January and February as this is the rainy season, but the Bali weather is still very warm.

    Bali weather with two seasons climate

    Bali has a tropical type climate with two seasons, the rainy season and the dry season. The ideal time to visit Bali runs from May to October, corresponding to the dry season with an average temperature of around 26 °C (78.8 °F), ideal temperature to enjoy the beaches and discover the temples and archaeological sites.

    Located near the Equator, Bali is subject to a hot and humid climate all year round with two distinct seasons.

    Rainy and dry season

    – The hot season or rainy season which goes from December to March. During this season, the month of January is the rainiest.
    – The cool season or dry season goes from May to October with July being the driest and coolest month. Note that during this season it can also rain, but the rains are short-lived and usually occur in the late afternoon.

    Average temperatures

    In terms of temperatures, even if we talk about hot season and cool season, temperatures are very constant throughout the year. They vary between 23° and 32°C (73.4 °C to 89.6 °F), so ideal for discovering the country and enjoying the sumptuous beaches around Seminyak and Nusa Dua.

    Note that in the central mountains, the temperatures are a little cooler, ranging from 20°C to 25°C (68 °F to 77 °F) , perfect for nature lovers and hikers ready to attack the Gunung Agung volcano.

    In Bali, a little advice, it is better to get up early to fully enjoy the day, because the sun rises around 6 a.m. and sets abruptly around 6 p.m. and this throughout the year.

    Read also: Travel to Bali: the guide to read before your departure

    To swim in Bali, no questions to ask: the water is warm all year round, between 27°C and 29°C (80.6 °F to 84.2 °F).

    Bali weather in Celcius and Fahrenheit

    Bali Weather – Average temperatures
    MonthMin (°C)Max (°C)Mean (°C)Min (°F)Max (°F)Mean (°F)
    January253127.8778782.1
    February253127.9778882.3
    March253127.9778882.3
    April253128778882.5
    May243127.6768781.6
    June243027758680.7
    July242926.5758579.7
    August232926.4748579.4
    September243026.8748680.3
    October243127.7768881.9
    November253228.3778983
    December253128778882.5
    Year24.430.627.45768781.5

    We therefore recommend the months of May to October for your trip to Bali. If you can, avoid the months of July and August to avoid more tourists and benefit from cheaper hotel rates.

    Sea temperature

    To swim in Bali, no questions to ask: the water is warm all year round, between 27°C and 29°C (80.6 °F to 84.2 °F).

    Bali – The Sea temperature
    MonthCelsius (°C)Fahrenheit (°F)
    January2985
    February2984
    March29.585
    April29.585
    May2984
    June2883
    July2781
    August2780
    September2781
    October2883
    November29.585
    December29.585
    Year28.583.3

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    Sources: PinterPandai, Villa Carissa Bali, Holiday Weather, Climate Data

    Photo credit: Wpkomang / Pixabay

    Photo description: Kelingking Beach (Nusa Penida)