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Best time to visit Ambon, Indonesia

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The best time to visit Ambon is June

Are you looking for top-secret information about when to visit Ambon? Look no further! June is the best time to go to Ambon due to the excellent all-round climate conditions, and it’s not likely to be at its busiest as it’s not during the height of the peak travel season.

In summer, the average maximum temperature is around 30℃ (85℉), but temperatures can sometimes reach as high as 31℃ (87℉) on the hottest days of the year. In the colder months such as August, temperatures usually get down to an average minimum of 25℃ (77℉).

If you’re keen to work on your tan in Ambon, you’re most likely get the longest days between sun-up and sun-down around November. June sees the most amount of rain in a month if you’re ok with chancing getting drenched, so if you’re looking to stay dry, visit in October instead.

Continue reading to find out loads more about when to travel to Ambon, then use the handy tools below to search for the best flight and hotel options that are right for you.

Warmest month

December

Least rainfall

October

Most daylight

November

Ambon seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Ambon as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Ambon is in the Southern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

SeasonMonths
Summer December to February
Autumn/fall March to May
Winter June to August
Spring September to November

Average temperatures in Ambon

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Ambon for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Ambon climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Ambon for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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FEB
MAR
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JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC

Ambon in January

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average humidity: 75%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 125mm (5") over 26 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
26 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in January, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Ambon in February

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average humidity: 75%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 105mm (4") over 24 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
24 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in February, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Ambon in March

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average humidity: 75%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 161mm (6") over 28 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
28 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in March, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Ambon in April

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average humidity: 76%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 191mm (8") over 27 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
27 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in April, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Ambon in May

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 185mm (7") over 27 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
27 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in May, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Ambon in June

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 193mm (8") over 25 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in June, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Ambon in July

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 3 days
  • Average rainfall: 144mm (6") over 25 days
3 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in July, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Ambon in August

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 68mm (3") over 20 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
20 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in August, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Ambon in September

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 59mm (2") over 19 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
19 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in September, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.

Ambon in October

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 59mm (2") over 18 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
18 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in October, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Ambon in November

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average humidity: 74%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 87mm (3") over 21 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
21 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in November, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Ambon in December

  • Average temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average humidity: 74%
  • Average sunny days: 3 days
  • Average rainfall: 131mm (5") over 27 days
3 days
of pure sunshine
27 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Ambon in December, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Ambon is usually December, where temperatures tend to rise to around 30℃ (85℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Ambon is generally around October. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in October first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Ambon is generally around June, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of June too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Ambon, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in November are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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