Ijen Crater Weather – How is the temperature in Ijen crater ?
This Volcano has 2,386 meters high from sea level, this volcano is one of active volcano in Indonesia.
The weather in Ijen Volcano is different between Dry and Rainy season. Hiking during rainy season ( October – March) is mostly cloudy and foggy in Ijen crater. Hiking during dry season (April – September) is better time, because the weather in Ijen is mostly Sunny and clear, so we have more change to see the view of Sulfuric acid lake and also the blue fire.
The temperature in Ijen is cold, its approximately 8-12 degrees Celsius, but there different coldness when we hiking during rainy season and dry season.
Hiking Ijen Crater during rainy season ( October – March) the temperature is around 8 – 15 degrees Celsius.
Hiking during dry season (April – September) the temperature is much colder, the temperature could drop down till near zero, its around 4- 12 degrees Celsius, its because in Australia has Winter time on this time, so the cold wind blows to Indonesia and influence the temperature in Indonesia especially in the south part of Indonesia such us ; Bali island, Java island, and other island in the south path of Indonesia.
So before you go hike this active volcano, please prepare your hike gear, and your fit condition.
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