What is the best time to visit Bangkok?

Although it is a year-round destination, the best time to visit Bangkok is from November to February. Bangkok falls in the tropical zone. It has a tropical monsoon climate and experiences three distinct seasons, namely hot, wet and cold season.

The hot season lasts from March to June, the wet season from July to October and the cold season from November to February. The wettest months are September and October while April to June is considered as the hottest period.

For experiencing beach weather in Bangkok, you can visit anytime between December to March. The city holds the title for being the hottest city in the world, so expect day temperatures to soar above 30℃ (unless you’re visiting in the winter season). The southwest monsoons hit Bangkok between May to October. The weather during this period is mainly unpredictable, and clouds dominate the skies. December is the driest month in Bangkok.

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Month High/Low (°C) Rain
January 34°/ 24° 0 days
February 35°/ 24° 1 days
March 36°/ 26° 1 days
April 36°/ 27° 8 days
May 36°/ 27° 14 days
June 34°/ 27° 10 days
July 34°/ 25° 16 days
August 31°/ 25° 25 days
September 32°/ 24° 22 days
October 34°/ 25° 25 days
November 34°/ 24° 3 days
December 33°/ 22° 0 days

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