When is the best time to go to Brunei?

When is the best time to go to Brunei? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In February, the weather is good across more than 40% of the territory of Brunei
  • The best month to go to Bandar Seri Begawan regarding the weather is February
  • On average, it is hot all year round in Bandar Seri Begawan
  • The rainiest months in this city are January, May, October, November and December
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Bandar Seri Begawan

Annual weather in Brunei

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Brunei for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 86°F
14 to 20 days*
February 86°F
10 to 16 days*
March 77°F to 90°F
12 to 19 days*
April 88°F
13 to 19 days*
May 90°F
13 to 20 days*
June 79°F to 92°F
13 to 16 days*
July 88°F
11 to 16 days*
August 79°F to 92°F
13 to 16 days*
September 79°F to 92°F
13 to 16 days*
October 88°F
15 to 19 days*
November 88°F
18 to 22 days*
December 86°F
18 to 24 days*
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Brunei by cities

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Temperatures and rainfall in Brunei

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Brunei and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Bandar Seri Begawan, Kuala Belait, Sukang, Bangar and Pekan Tutong, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Brunei

Find out when Brunei has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Brunei

The months with low numbers of tourists are: January, February, March, April, May, June, July, September and October. The number of visitors to Brunei is high in: August, November and December.

  • Very low season in Brunei: January, April, May and June.
  • Low season in Brunei: February, March, July, September and October.
  • High season in Brunei: November.
  • Peak season in Brunei: August and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Brunei month by month

Average price for flights to Brunei

A return flight between London and Bandar Seri Begawan is generally cheaper if you go in march ($ 997 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 434 more for your airline ticket to Bandar Seri Begawan if you go in december.

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Where to go in Brunei?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Bandar Seri Begawan86°F86°F86°F88°F90°F90°F88°F88°F88°F88°F88°F86°F
Kuala Belait86°F86°F88°F90°F90°F90°F90°F90°F90°F88°F88°F88°F
Pekan Tutong86°F86°F86°F88°F90°F90°F88°F88°F88°F88°F88°F86°F


good weather

tolerable weather

bad weather

About Brunei

What can I do in Brunei?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage


Family travel

Crafts / shopping



Is this weather information for Brunei reliable?

Climate data for Brunei has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Brunei allows us to determine the average for each month in Bandar Seri Begawan, Kuala Belait, Sukang, Bangar, Pekan Tutong and Seria.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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