Best time to visit, weather and climate Papua New Guinea

Best time to visit Papua New Guinea

Climate Papua New Guinea per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 30°C
132
mm
104
mm
177
mm
106
mm
83
mm
57
mm
25
mm
44
mm
67
mm
97
mm
77
mm
102
mm

The best time to visit Papua New Guinea is in january and february and april until december, when you will have a warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Papua New Guinea is 30°C in january and the lowest is 28°C in june.

The average climate figure for Papua New Guinea is an 8,1. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Papua New Guinea has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Papua New Guinea or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Papua New Guinea is 29° degrees and there is about 1072 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 100 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Papua New Guinea

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 30°C 30°C 29°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 30°C
Night 25°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 24°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 24°C 24°C
Precip 132
mm
104
mm
177
mm
106
mm
83
mm
57
mm
25
mm
44
mm
67
mm
97
mm
77
mm
102
mm
Rain
days
23 20 24 24 21 18 12 15 21 20 20 22
Dry
days
8 8 7 6 10 12 19 16 9 11 10 9
Sun hours
per day
9 9 8 9 7 8 9 9 9 11 12 11
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2
UV-index 7 6 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 7 7 7
 


Climate Papua New Guinea january

On average, it is maximum 30° in january in Papua New Guinea and at least around 25° degrees. In january there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 132 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

Climate Papua New Guinea february

On average, it is maximum 30° in february in Papua New Guinea and at least around 24° degrees. In february there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 104 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

Climate Papua New Guinea march

On average, it is maximum 29° in march in Papua New Guinea and at least around 24° degrees. In march there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 177 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

Climate Papua New Guinea april

On average, it is maximum 29° in april in Papua New Guinea and at least around 24° degrees. In april there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 106 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

Climate Papua New Guinea may

On average, it is maximum 29° in may in Papua New Guinea and at least around 24° degrees. In may there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 83 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

Climate Papua New Guinea june

On average, it is maximum 28° in june in Papua New Guinea and at least around 23° degrees. In june there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 57 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

Climate Papua New Guinea july

On average, it is maximum 28° in july in Papua New Guinea and at least around 23° degrees. In july there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

Climate Papua New Guinea august

On average, it is maximum 28° in august in Papua New Guinea and at least around 22° degrees. In august there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 44 mm and the it will be dry 16 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

Climate Papua New Guinea september

On average, it is maximum 28° in september in Papua New Guinea and at least around 23° degrees. In september there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 67 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

Climate Papua New Guinea october

On average, it is maximum 29° in october in Papua New Guinea and at least around 23° degrees. In october there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 97 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

Climate Papua New Guinea november

On average, it is maximum 30° in november in Papua New Guinea and at least around 24° degrees. In november there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 77 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

Climate Papua New Guinea december

On average, it is maximum 30° in december in Papua New Guinea and at least around 24° degrees. In december there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 102 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Papua New Guinea.

14 day weather forecast Papua New Guinea

The weather for Port Moresby in Papua New Guinea will be 35° till 33° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of quite a few rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Papua New Guinea is based on the weather in Port Moresby.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Sa
31 Oct
Regen 35°C 22°C 13 mm 80% 1m/s 10
Sa
31 Oct
Regen 35°C 22°C 13 mm 80% 1m/s 10
Su
1 Nov
Lichte regen 34°C 22°C 6.8 mm 70% 1m/s 12
Su
1 Nov
Lichte regen 34°C 22°C 6.8 mm 70% 1m/s 12
Mo
2 Nov
Lichte regen 34°C 22°C 5.8 mm 65% 1m/s 12
Mo
2 Nov
Lichte regen 34°C 22°C 5.8 mm 65% 1m/s 12
Tu
3 Nov
Zware Regen 34°C 23°C 28 mm 90% 1m/s 4

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Tu
3 Nov
Zware Regen 34°C 23°C 28 mm 90% 1m/s 4
We
4 Nov
Zware Regen 33°C 23°C 24 mm 90% 1m/s 3
We
4 Nov
Zware Regen 33°C 23°C 24 mm 90% 1m/s 3
Th
5 Nov
Zware Regen 30°C 23°C 21 mm 90% 1m/s 4
Th
5 Nov
Zware Regen 30°C 23°C 21 mm 90% 1m/s 4
Fr
6 Nov
Regen 33°C 22°C 14 mm 85% 1m/s 6
Fr
6 Nov
Regen 33°C 22°C 14 mm 85% 1m/s 6

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Hotels and apartments in Papua New Guinea

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Flight tickets to Papua New Guinea

You can fly to Papua New Guinea at these well-known airports:

  • Port Moresby Jacksons International Airport
    Port Moresby
  • Nadzab Airport
    Lae
  • Madang Airport
    Madang
  • Mount Hagen Kagamuga Airport
    Mount Hagen
  • Mendi Airport
    Mendi
  • Wewak International Airport
    Wewak
  • Kavieng Airport
    Kavieng
  • Daru Airport
    Daru
  • Vanimo Airport
    Vanimo
  • Chimbu Airport
    Kundiawa

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About Papua New Guinea

Papua New Guinea is in the continental part Oceania and the capital is Port Moresby. The total surface is 462.840 km² with 5.152 km of coastline and the population consists of 8.151.300 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 59x bigger than Singapore. If you want to call Papua New Guinea you have to use +675 or 00675 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +6755012457809 or 006755012457809.

Papua New Guinea is in a straight line at 4.531 km distance from Singapore. From Changi Airport Singapore the flight time is about 7 hours.

Currency Papua New Guinea

In Papua New Guinea the Papua New Guinean kina is used to pay.

Exchange rate Papua New Guinean kina (PGK) 31 october 2020

1 Papua New Guinean kina = 0,39 Singapore dollar
100 Papua New Guinean kina = 38,95 Singapore dollar

1 Singapore dollar = 2,57 Papua New Guinean kina
100 Singapore dollar = 256,75 Papua New Guinean kina

Install exchange rate app

It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

MasterCard ATM Hunter
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MasterCard Nearby
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Time difference Papua New Guinea

In Papua New Guinea it is now 22:30 o’clock in the evening on saturday 31 october 2020. That is 2 hour later than in Singapore. The time zone of Papua New Guinea is Pacific/Port_Moresby and the Greenwich time is UTC+10.

Vaccinations Papua New Guinea

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Papua New Guinea.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Buiktyfus
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Japanse encefalitis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)