When is the best time to go to Semarang?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Semarang are May, June, July, August, September and October
  • On average, the warmest months are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • The rainiest months are January, February and December
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round

Annual weather in Semarang

For full information about the climate and weather in Semarang a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 81°F/88°F
February 81°F/88°F
March 81°F/90°F
April 81°F/90°F
May 81°F/92°F
June 79°F/92°F
July 77°F/92°F
August 79°F/94°F
September 81°F/95°F
October 83°F/95°F
November 83°F/92°F
December 83°F/90°F

Weather and climate in Semarang

Semarang enjoys an equatorial (or tropical rainforest) climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Semarang is 92°F (ranging from 88°F in january to 95°F in september). Annual rainfall is 86.4in, with a minimum of 1.7in in august and a maximum of 13.1in in january.
  • Between january and april the climate is the worst possible. The record temperature this month is 101°F and you can expect to have 9in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In may the climate is just OK. At lunchtime, it's 92°F in average and it rains in may about 5.3in.
  • From june to september the climate is beautiful. In average, on the morning it is 81°F and it rains in september about 2.4in.
  • In the month of october the climate is just OK. The temperature rises to 95°F and it rains about 5.4in each month.
  • Between the months of november and december the climate is very bad. the thermometer goes up to 90°F°C and, in december, 15 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Semarang

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Semarang: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Semarang

Find out when Semarang 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 Semarang

  • Very low season in Semarang
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January, February, March, April and November.
  • Low season in Semarang
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: June, September and October.
  • High season in Semarang
    The number of visitors to Semarang is high in: May and August.
  • Peak season in Semarang
    The largest number of tourists visiting Semarang is during: July and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Semarang month by month

Best time for low prices in Semarang

Average prices of hotels in Semarang month by month

Generally, October is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Semarang. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, April is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price of hiring a car in Semarang

On average, it costs $ 62 per day to hire a car in Semarang. This price varies by $ 3.2 depending on the month. In february, hiring a car costs an average of $ 60 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in october is $ 63.

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