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Holiday in Bali: weather and temperature in December

pogoda na Bali na dekabr

Weather in Bali for December is projected not students here any European tourist makes a wonderful journey from winter to summer.

What is the weather in December in Bali?

pogodnye usloviya v nachale zimy

In December at Bali begins the so-called rainy season, which runs until Feb.

Weather this month is changeable and unpredictable, but always warm and even hot.

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The temperature of the air and water

The average temperature in Bali in December is equal to 28-30 degrees Celsius. In the afternoon the air temperature may reach +33 degrees, the level may drop to 21 degrees. On the southern coast of Bali, the air temperature is +30 degrees.

Daily average temperature regime of the water is equal to +28 degrees. In the area of the South coast and Denpasar water temperature below one or two degrees.

The particular weather conditions

klimaticheskie osobennosti

The main feature of the December weather Bali is the heavy rainsthat come 16 days out of 30. What is not ordinary rain, familiar to any resident of the planet, and the real tropical showers, not leaving any chance to stay in any kind of dryness.

The advantage is that such rains mainly at night and in the morning leaving the only puddle on the road.

Due to heavy rainfall increases the moisture level of the air in December it is about 85-90%. Also for the last calendar month, typical wind cloudy weather, from-for clouds the sun may not appear for several days.

As for the ocean, in December, often raised high waves, there are even a storm in two or three points.

Winter holiday in an exotic location

zimnij otdyh v rajskom ugolke

Attracts many tourists to celebrate the New year on the exotic coast, but the December holiday in Bali is not always cloudless and serene as you would like.

The pros and cons

Rest in the last month of the year in Bali has its advantages and disadvantages. From the pros can note the following factors:

  • exotic tropical landscapes, interesting Indian culture;
  • large discounts on services and accommodation in the hotels before the New year;
  • the ability to go from snowy winter to hot summer and to celebrate the New year in the tropics.

Despite all the advantages, all the Dec hard to call it a good time to visit Bali.

Of the minuses is possible to allocate the following:

  1. the season of heavy rains and storms makes a beach vacation is practically impossible;
  2. high humidity intensifies the heat and makes it difficult to breathing process;
  3. large waves on the ocean make it difficult for active holidays on the water – surfing, diving, water skiing, yachts and so on;
  4. cloudy most of the time does not protect from severe sunburn.

How to dress?

Bali is a civilized resort with a high level of service, therefore, it is better not to take a lot of things. Clothes you should bring at least a bathing suit, t-shirt and shorts and long sleeve or hoodie (in that case, if there is a desire to climb the mountain).

Of shoes it is better to bring one pair of flip flopsto avoid getting hurt on the reefs and sharp rocks while swimming, andalso sandals and lightweight sneakers.

What to do at this time on the island?

chem zanyatsya v etot period?

Despite the not always favorable weather, entertainment in Bali is enough – you can visit local temples, do sailing or surfing, ride on elephants, climb into a volcano and so on.

Beach vacation

Relax on the beach, though a bit tricky, but still possible, the main thing – correctly to choose a place to swim and not to forget to put sunblock on. The best resorts for a beach holiday are:

  • Nusa Dua;
  • Sanur;
  • the island of gulhi;
  • Padang Padang.

Excursions and entertainment

With the excursion program in Bali, you can visit a variety of attractions: religious sites, museums and national parks, volcanoes and rain forests.

Extraordinary experience riding on the elephant – such entertainment to please both children and adults.

For lovers of active holidays in a respectable Sanur is a diving club, and Nusa Dua and Seminyak, anyone can go on a boat trip on the East coast.

In the evening tourists can have fun and relax in noisy clubs and beach parties, which are held regularly.


25 December in Bali is the official daydesignated for preparation for the New year. From this day until 31 Dec entertain tourists with festivals and great sales in local stores and shops Souvenirs.

Traditionally New year is celebrated on Kuta beach at midnight gets a chic fireworks and crowd celebrating after sent to continue the celebration into the local restaurants.

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