Best time to go to Borneo (Kalimantan) for a perfect weather and where to go?

Find the best time to go to Kalimantan (Borneo) from average weather conditions in many locations like Sebatik or Temajuk, right here.

When is the best time to go to Borneo (Kalimantan)?

When is the best time to go to Borneo (Kalimantan)? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Borneo (Kalimantan), the weather is at least tolerable in January, February, March, April, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • The best months to go to Pontianak (Borneo) are January, February, March, April, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • On average, it is hot all year round in Pontianak (Borneo)
  • The rainiest months in this city are January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December
  • The cities with the best climate are Mempawah, Pemangkat and Singkawang, with good weather at least 4 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Pontianak (Borneo)

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

Month
January 27°C to 31°C
88%
February 28°C to 31°C
84%
March 28°C to 31°C
88%
April 28°C to 32°C
89%
May 29°C to 32°C
86%
June 28°C to 32°C
73%
July 28°C to 31°C
70%
August 29°C to 32°C
69%
September 29°C to 32°C
65%
October 29°C to 33°C
77%
November 28°C to 32°C
91%
December 28°C to 31°C
91%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Borneo (Kalimantan) by cities

Pontianak (Borneo)

Best time to go to Pontianak (Borneo)

The best months to go to Pontianak (Borneo) are january, february, march, april, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Banjarmasin

Best time to go to Banjarmasin

The best months to go to Banjarmasin are july, august and september.

Palangkaraya

Best time to go to Palangkaraya

The best time to visit Palangkaraya is september.

Samarinda

Best time to go to Samarinda

The best months to go to Samarinda are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Tanjung Selor

Best time to go to Tanjung Selor

The best months to go to Tanjung Selor are january, february, march, april, may, july, august, september, october, november and december.

Balikpapan

Best time to go to Balikpapan

The best months to go to Balikpapan are january, february, march, april, may, june, july, august, september, october, november and december.


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Temperatures and rainfall in Borneo (Kalimantan)

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Borneo (Kalimantan) and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Pontianak (Borneo), Banjarmasin, Palangkaraya, Samarinda and Tanjung Selor, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

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Where to go in Borneo (Kalimantan)?

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.
Pontianak (Borneo)33°C33°C34°C34°C35°C35°C35°C35°C35°C35°C34°C33°C
Banjarmasin33°C33°C33°C34°C34°C33°C33°C33°C34°C35°C34°C33°C
Palangkaraya33°C33°C33°C33°C34°C33°C33°C34°C34°C35°C33°C33°C
Samarinda32°C32°C32°C33°C33°C32°C32°C32°C33°C33°C33°C32°C
Tanjung Selor32°C32°C32°C33°C34°C34°C33°C34°C33°C33°C33°C33°C
Balikpapan33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C32°C32°C32°C33°C33°C33°C
Banjarbaru32°C32°C32°C33°C33°C32°C32°C33°C34°C34°C33°C33°C
Derawan Islands32°C32°C32°C33°C34°C34°C33°C34°C33°C33°C33°C33°C
Kakaban Island32°C32°C32°C33°C34°C34°C33°C34°C33°C33°C33°C33°C
Tarakan32°C32°C32°C33°C34°C34°C33°C34°C33°C33°C33°C33°C
Barabai32°C32°C32°C33°C33°C32°C32°C33°C34°C34°C33°C33°C
Betung Kerihun National Park32°C33°C33°C33°C34°C34°C34°C35°C34°C34°C33°C32°C
Bidukbiduk32°C32°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C
Bunyu32°C32°C32°C33°C34°C34°C33°C34°C33°C33°C33°C33°C
Danau Sentarum National Park32°C32°C32°C33°C33°C33°C34°C34°C34°C34°C32°C32°C
Gunung Palung National Park31°C32°C32°C33°C33°C34°C33°C33°C33°C33°C32°C32°C
Handil32°C32°C32°C33°C33°C32°C32°C32°C33°C33°C33°C32°C
Kota Pagatan33°C32°C33°C33°C33°C33°C32°C32°C33°C34°C34°C33°C
Kutai National Park32°C32°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C33°C
Martapura32°C32°C32°C33°C33°C32°C32°C33°C34°C34°C33°C33°C

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Is this weather information for Borneo (Kalimantan) reliable?

Climate data for Borneo (Kalimantan) has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Borneo (Kalimantan) allows us to determine the average for each month in Pontianak (Borneo), Banjarmasin, Palangkaraya, Samarinda, Tanjung Selor, Balikpapan, Banjarbaru, Derawan Islands, and 31 other cities.

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

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