Map of Medan in Indonesia

Medan Climate

Medan is a non-capital city in Indonesia, Asia.

Best time to visit Medan

Some say that the best time of year to visit Medan is when average temperatures are comfortable. If they were asked to define comfortable, then they might say that was between 20°C (68.0 in °F) and 30°C (86.0 in °F). This, fortunately, is throughout the year, which will make it easy for you to find a time to plan a visit! This also means it's ideal for many activities.


The warmest time of year in Medan is in June when it is 28.45°C / 83.2°F on average. However, going by the maximum temperatures, the warmest month is May at 33.4°C / 92.1°F.

  • Freezing months: 0 (0°C / 32.0°F and below)
  • Cold months: 0 (0°C / 32.0°F to 10°C / 50.0°F)
  • Cool months: 0 (10°C / 50.0°F to 20°C / 68.0°F)
  • Warm months: 12 (20°C / 68.0°F to 30°C / 86.0°F)
  • Hot months: 0 (30°C / 86.0°F to 40°C / 104.0°F)
  • Boiling months: 0 (40°C / 104.0°F and above)

Medan Climate Chart

Below are the climate charts for Medan which resides in Indonesia.

Temperature tables

The first table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Celsius. The cells that are BLUE show the coldest months and the cells that are PINK show the hottest months.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °C26.927.327.9528.228.3528.4528.228.0527.0527.152726.7
Max Temperature in °C31.63232.732.933.433.332.933.331.931.73130.9
Min Temperature in °C22.222.623.223.523.323.623.522.822.222.62322.5

This second table is for the average temperatures across the year in degrees Fahrenheit. Cells in BLUE are the coldest months and cells in PINK are the hottest months.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Average Temperature in °F80.481.182.382.883.083.282.882.580.780.980.680.1
Max Temperature in °F88.989.690.991.292.191.991.291.989.489.187.887.6
Min Temperature in °F72.072.773.874.373.974.574.373.072.072.773.472.5

Rainfall figures

This table is for the amount of rainfall (both in millimetres and inches) and number of rainy days in Medan throughout the year.

Month:JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Total rainfall in MM9211597157178141167185263387253228
Total rainfall in Inches3.64.53.86.27.05.66.67.310.415.310.09.0
Total number of rainy days141913182215131724222019
Chances of rain45.2%65.5%41.9%60.0%71.0%50.0%41.9%54.8%80.0%71.0%66.7%61.3%

Medan Climate Graph

Below is the climate graph for Medan. It shows both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Celsius and also the average total rainfall in millimetres.

Below is the climate graph for Medan with both the average temperatures throughout the year in degrees Fahrenheit and also the average total rainfall in inches.