Best Time To Visit Koh Chang

What is the best time to visit Koh Chang?

The best time to visit Koh Chang is from November to February. The weather here is similar to that of Bangkok, and hence, it’s majorly hot and humid all year round. However, the winter months can give you some respite from the scorching sunshine! May to October is considered to be the low season in Koh Chang. There are torrential rains most of the time, and good accommodations are scarce.

However, if you still wish to visit Koh Chang during this season, you can get everything at a very low price, including lodging! March and April are very hot too, and temperature ranges from 33-35 degrees Celsius. Most people avoid visiting Koh Chang during these months, but in April, the places are quite crowded because of Thailand’s New Year’s Songkran festival. During the peak months of November-February, make sure that you make your bookings beforehand to experience the best in Koh Chang at affordable pricing. Christmas is a great time to visit Koh Chang.

Weather in Koh Chang


Upcoming Koh Chang Weather

Monthly Weather in Koh Chang

Month High/Low (°C) Rain
January 26°/ 23° 6 days
February 27°/ 23° 4 days
March 27°/ 24° 8 days
April 27°/ 24° 15 days
May 28°/ 25° 28 days
June 27°/ 24° 27 days
July 27°/ 24° 27 days
August 26°/ 24° 30 days
September 26°/ 23° 27 days
October 27°/ 23° 23 days
November 28°/ 23° 8 days
December 27°/ 22° 2 days

More about Best Time to Travel to Koh Chang

Koh Chang in Summer

The months of April and May are the summer months of Koh Chang. Temperatures range between 32-37 degree celsius. April is known as the hottest month in Koh Chang. Travelling during this period is extremely unpleasant because the sun is very harsh.

Koh Chang in Monsoon

June to October are the months that experience heavy rainfall in Koh Chang. Temperatures range between 30-32 degree celsius. Most resorts stay shut during this time. Although, the ones that keep themselves open, sometimes offer a 50% discount due to the off season. Water sport activities are not possibe during this time. Travelling in general is not preferred.

Koh Chang in Winter

The winter months of November to February, also the driest months, are most preferred for travelling to Koh Chang. Temperatures range between 26-28 degrees in the day, and go to 19-20 degree celsius in the night. A lot of backpackers often come in December to experience the half and full moon parties that happen durin Christmas and New Years. Being the peak season, the resort prices often shoot up, but some guesthouses still offer inexpensive accomodation.

Koh Chang Photos

Koh Chang, Thailand
Than Mayom Waterfall,  Koh Chang National Park
Aerial View of Klong Prao Beach, Koh Chang
Thrilling Elephant Trekking in Koh Chang

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