Aur Island is a paradise for snorkeling and diving lovers.

The sea water is clean and the island is less occupied.

Traveling from Batu Mersing Jetty takes about 2 hours to get into Aur Island.

Aur Island is opening from March to November.

This article will explain 3 different seasons in Aur Island and when is the best time to visit Aur Island.

aur island palm tree sea beach

High Season: April to September

April to September is the best time to travel to Aur Island.

Aur Island is amazing in these months.

It is always sunny and good for snorkeling and diving.

You can snorkeling anytime in clear sea water.

Beautiful azure crystal clear water of snorkeling spots with serenity view!

Because the rooms in Aur island resorts are selling fast during high season.

If you want to travel on weekend or holidays, remember to book your room early.

Read more: How to get to Aur Island>>

aur island underwater world fish

Low Season: March, October & November

March, October and November are low season of Aur Island.

Aur Islandbeach is still stunning, and the island is serene and peaceful. You could perform water activities in low season too.

You will see untouched nature, have wonderful snorkeling experience.

Azure crystal clear water with beautiful sea creatures: Coral, fish, turtles and more…

Also you can go hiking in Aur Island and enjoy the magnificent view from the Bukit Letak Semalu. 

Read more: Top 2 Resorts in Aur Island>>

Monsoon Season: Dec to next Feb

Resorts in Aur island are closed in December to next February because of the monsoon.

During the monsoon season, there would be no ferries at all for days. 

It’s not suitable to enter Aur Island in this season due to big tides.

Read more: Pulau Besar vs Pulau Aur>>

aur island sisters sitting firework sticks


Aur Island is a great island to reconnect to nature.

April to September is the best season travelling to Aur Island.

March, October and November are low season of Aur Island.

Aur Island is closed from December to next year February due to monsoon.

Read More:

How to get to Aur Island

Best time to visit Aur Island

Top 2 Resorts in Aur Island

Best 6 activities in Aur Island

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Popular Aur Resort Package:

Sebukang Bay Resort

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