When is the best time to go to Yogyakarta?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Yogyakarta are July, August and September
  • On average, it is hot all year round
  • The rainiest months are January, February, March, April and November

Annual weather in Yogyakarta

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

January 76°F/86°F
February 77°F/86°F
March 77°F/88°F
April 79°F/86°F
May 79°F/86°F
June 77°F/86°F
July 76°F/85°F
August 76°F/86°F
September 77°F/86°F
October 77°F/88°F
November 77°F/86°F
December 77°F/86°F

Weather and climate in Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta enjoys an equatorial (or tropical rainforest) climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Yogyakarta is 86°F (ranging from 85°F in july to 88°F in october). Annual rainfall is 169.8in, with a minimum of 2.8in in august and a maximum of 22.2in in november.
  • From january to april the climate is very bad. At lunchtime, it's 86°F in average and it rains in april about 19.1in.
  • In may the climate is not good, but still OK. It is for example 86°F as maximum temperature in may and it rains in may about 15.4in.
  • Between the months of june and september the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 76°F and it rains in september about 5.4in.
  • In october the climate is just OK. the thermometer goes up to 88°F°C and, in october, 16 days of rain are expected.
  • Between november and december the climate is very bad. the thermometer goes up to 86°F°C and it rains in december about 16.8in.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Yogyakarta

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

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Yogyakarta

Find out when Yogyakarta 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 Yogyakarta

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

Figure: Visitor index for Yogyakarta month by month

Best time for low prices in Yogyakarta

Average prices of hotels in Yogyakarta month by month

Generally, November is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Yogyakarta. 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 Yogyakarta

On average, it costs $ 59 per day to hire a car in Yogyakarta. This price varies by $ 1.1 depending on the month. In march, hiring a car costs an average of $ 58 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in july is $ 59.

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