Climate and Weather of Borneo, Indonesia

The climate of Borneo

Borneo is the largest island in Indonesia and the third largest island in the world. Although much rainforest was cleared in the 1980s and 1990s, there is still quite a bit left. There are eight national parks, where the diversity of the flora and fauna in the rainforest is clearly visible. Groups of orangutans still live on Borneo and you can admire them in the Sepilok Rehabilitation Center.

According to BRIDGAT, Borneo has a tropical climate. Although it officially has a wet and dry season, it actually rains very steadily all year round. The average temperature is around 25 °C.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of rainfall per month amount of precipitation per month water temperature
January 30℃ 23℃ 5 26 29℃
February 30℃ 23℃ 5 24 29℃
March 30℃ 23℃ 6 24 29℃
April 31℃ 24℃ 7 18 30℃
May 31℃ 24℃ 7 15 30℃
June 31℃ 23℃ 7 14 29℃
July 31℃ 22℃ 7 16 29℃
August 32℃ 22℃ 8 17 28℃
September 32℃ 22℃ 8 16 28℃
October 32℃ 23℃ 8 19 28℃
November 31℃ 23℃ 7 22 29℃
December 30℃ 23℃ 5 24 29℃

The weather in Borneo

Do you want to know what the weather is like in Borneo and what the current weather forecast for Borneo looks like? On our weather forecast pages for Borneo you can see what the current temperature is, what temperatures you can expect in the coming days and what the feeling is. In addition, you can view the probability of precipitation, what type of precipitation is expected (for example, snow or rain) and approximately how much precipitation can fall within 24 hours. The general weather picture is just as important as the temperature or the chance of precipitation. Will it be sunny or heavily cloudy? What is the wind direction and how high is the wind force? Thanks to our accurate weather data, you can get a good idea of ​​the weather conditions you may encounter within Borneo. Below you can see all the places in Borneo for which we offer weather forecasts.

January weather

In January, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is 23 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the entire month there is precipitation for about 26 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in February

In February, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 23 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 24 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 23 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 24 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in April

In April, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 24 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 18 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in May

In May, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 24 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is rainfall for about 15 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 23 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 14 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in July

In July, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 22 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 16 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in August

In August, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 22 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 17 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in September

In September, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 22 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September in this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 16 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this ensures a reasonable amount of precipitation during this month.

The weather in October

In October, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 23 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the entire month there is precipitation for about 19 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in November

In November, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 23 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 22 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in December

In the month of December, the average maximum temperature in Borneo is around 30 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is 23 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December at this destination is around 5 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 24 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

Borneo, Indonesia