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Weather in South Sulawesi

Calculated from weather data of Hasanuddin International Airport (WAAA) between 2020 and 2024.

Maximum temperatures (°C)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 30.0 30.1 29.5 29.6 29.1 30.8
February 30.4 31.0 29.5 30.0 29.5 30.8
March 30.9 31.3 30.8 30.8 30.1 31.3
April 31.7 31.8 31.1 31.8 31.3 31.8
May 32.0 32.3 32.2 31.6 31.8 31.8
June 31.6 32.0 32.2 31.1 31.6 31.6
July 31.6 31.6 31.5 30.8 31.8
August 32.9 33.1 32.1 32.1 33.6
September 33.2 34.2 32.3 31.6 33.5
October 33.2 34.7 31.6 32.1 33.7
November 32.1 33.2 31.0 31.3 31.3
December 30.5 31.6 30.5 29.6 29.1
Average 31.6 31.4 32.0 31.2 30.9 31.8

Average highest temperature per day

The maximum temperature is typically observed some hours after noon.

Minimum temperatures (°C)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 23.5 25 24 23 24 24
February 22.9 24 23 24 22 23
March 23.2 25 24 23 23 24
April 22.9 25 24 23 22 24
May 23.2 25 24 23 23 24
June 22.1 23 22 23 23 23
July 21.3 22 23 22 22
August 21.4 21 22 23 23
September 21.7 22 23 23 23
October 22.4 22 24 24 23
November 23.7 24 24 24 24
December 23.5 24 24 24 24
Average 22.8 24.3 22.9 23.1 23.0 23.3

Average lowest temperature per day

The minimum temperature is typically observed just before sunrise.

Cold and hot days

Number of days 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
30 °C or warmer 145 297 278 260 292
25 °C or warmer 180 362 353 361 351
20 °C or warmer 182 365 354 365 354
0 °C or colder 0 0 0 0 0

Precipitation (%)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 23.5 27 27 23 33 17
February 19.1 20 29 21 24 13
March 14.2 19 12 17 19 11
April 8.2 12 10 9 12 9
May 6.6 8 9 7 7 7
June 6.6 7 4 11 6 5
July 4.0 5 4 6 2
August 1.7 0 4 5 1
September 2.3 0 5 7 2
October 4.9 0 12 9 4
November 8.0 8 11 9 6
December 17.8 10 19 23 33
Average 10.4 15.6 9.5 11.6 13.4 9.4

Precipitation during daylight period

Percentage of observations with observed rain, drizzle, snow or hail. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.

Wind speed (km/h)

Month Average 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January 10.4 11 11 10 10 11
February 10.2 10 11 10 10 9
March 10.0 10 11 10 10 10
April 9.5 9 10 9 10 10
May 8.5 8 9 9 9 9
June 8.2 8 9 8 9 8
July 8.7 9 9 8 9
August 11.1 12 10 10 12
September 11.9 14 11 9 12
October 12.0 15 10 10 12
November 11.0 12 10 10 10
December 10.3 10 10 10 10
Average 10.1 9.5 11.1 9.6 9.5 10.2

Average wind speed

Excluding wind gusts. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.

Prevailing wind direction

Month 2024 2023 2022 2021 2020
January NW N NW NW NW
February NW NW NW NW NW
March NW NW NW NW NW
April NW NW NW W NW
May W W NW W NW
June W W W W NW
July W NW W NW
August NW NW W W
September NW W W W
October W NW W NW
November W NW NW NW
December NW NW NW N

Prevailing wind direction

Average wind direction, weighed by wind speed. Only observations between sunrise and sunset are taken into account.

South Sulawesi weather Q&A

What is the warmest month in South Sulawesi?

The warmest month is September with an average temperature of 33 °C over the past years.

What is the coldest month in South Sulawesi?

The coldest month is January with an average daytime temperature of 30 °C in the past few years.

Which month is the wettest in South Sulawesi?

Chance of precipitation is the highest in January with a probability of around 23.6 %.

Which month is the driest in South Sulawesi?

The least rainfall and snow can be expected in August. The probability is about 1.7 %.