Climate for West Sumatra

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams of this site are taken from the collected data from the official weather station in West Sumatra in a height of 3m above sea level. All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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West Sumatra is one of the coldest regions in Indonesia with an average daily high temperature of only 31 degrees centigrade. High humidity and high temperatures are making the weather pleasant at times, but also and partly tropical hot and humid. It is yearlong warm or hot.

Travel season

Most precipitation decrease from November to December.

hours of sunshine per day
rainy days per month
Precipitation in mm/day
Relative humidity in %
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)

The most important cities in the region of West Sumatra

West Sumatra is a part of of Indonesia and has an east-west extension of about 100 km. From north to south it is approximately 80 km. The biggest cities are Padang and Payakumbuh. The local time is now Sunday, 3:16 pm.