Best time to visit Port Moresby

Find the best time to visit Port Moresby and plan your perfect trip in 2024/2025. Get holiday inspiration, weather guides, travel advice and find great deals.

Port Moresby by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec

Recommended for Papua New Guinea

  • Explore lowest airfares by destinations worldwide
  • Find the cheapest month or filter by route or month
  • Prices shown found on Skyscanner in last 8 days

When is the best time to visit Port Moresby?

The best time to visit Port Moresby is August based on the following average weather conditions.

Maximum daytime temperature = 22 - 30°C [remove]
Daily hours of sunshine = 10 hours or more [remove]

Change the criteria to reflect your weather preferences.

Change criteria

Max Day Temperature (°C)

  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Port Moresby31
    Jan
  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Port Moresby31
    Feb
  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Port Moresby31
    Mar
  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Port Moresby30
    Apr
  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Port Moresby30
    May
  • 29°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Port Moresby29
    Jun
  • 29°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Port Moresby29
    Jul
  • 29°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Port Moresby29
    Aug
  • 30°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Port Moresby30
    Sep
  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Port Moresby31
    Oct
  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Port Moresby31
    Nov
  • 31°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Port Moresby31
    Dec

Hours of Sunshine (daily)

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

Best time to visit

The weather guide for Papua New Guinea (Port Moresby) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.

Metric (°C / mm)  |  Imperial (°F / inches)

Back to top

Which is the hottest month in Port Moresby?

The hottest time of year in Port Moresby is normally December. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 31°C with very high heat and humidity.

Which month has the most rain in Port Moresby?

In terms of rainfall, March is usually the wettest month in Port Moresby with 248mm on average. There are normally 19 days in March with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Port Moresby?

The sunniest time of year in Port Moresby is normally October with bright sunshine on average for 58% of daylight hours; that's 7 hours of sunshine per day.

When is the sea warmest in Port Moresby?

The sea is usually at its warmest in Port Moresby in January when the water temperature reaches 29°C.

Papua New Guinea travel features

Do you want to learn more about Papua New Guinea? Read our latest features covering travel tips and insider destination guides on where to go and what to do in Papua New Guinea.

We don't currently have any travel features on Papua New Guinea. Discover more about holiday destinations around the world with this selection of general travel articles.

Back to top

Related posts

Popular travel offers

Explore holidays in the sun for less

Back to Holiday Weather Top ^