Best time to visit, weather and climate Bangkok

Best time to visit Bangkok, Thailand

The best time to visit Bangkok in Thailand is from january until september and november and december, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Bangkok is 35°C in april and the lowest is 31°C in december. The weather and climate of Bangkok is suitable for a sun holiday.

The average climate figure for Bangkok is an 8,8. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.


Bangkok has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Bangkok or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Bangkok per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
32°C 33°C 34°C 35°C 34°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 31°C
14
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10
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26
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43
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83
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81
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78
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78
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117
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171
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61
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13
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Climate Bangkok

Bangkok has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Bangkok is 33° degrees and there is about 775 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 137 days a year with an average humidity of 67% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Bangkok

 
Day
Night
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 32°C 33°C 34°C 35°C 34°C 33°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 32°C 31°C
Night 23°C 25°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 24°C
Precip 14
mm
10
mm
26
mm
43
mm
83
mm
81
mm
78
mm
78
mm
117
mm
171
mm
61
mm
13
mm
Rain
days
7 6 11 15 23 23 26 25 26 26 13 5
Dry
days
24 22 20 15 8 7 5 6 4 5 17 26
Sun hours
per day
9 10 9 10 11 10 8 7 7 7 7 7
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 3 3 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
 

Weather Bangkok january

On average, it is maximum 32° in january in Bangkok and at least around 23° degrees. In january there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 14 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Bangkok.

Weather Bangkok february

On average, it is maximum 33° in february in Bangkok and at least around 25° degrees. In february there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 10 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Bangkok.

Weather Bangkok march

On average, it is maximum 34° in march in Bangkok and at least around 27° degrees. In march there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 26 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Bangkok.

Weather Bangkok april

On average, it is maximum 35° in april in Bangkok and at least around 28° degrees. In april there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 43 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in Bangkok.

Weather Bangkok may

On average, it is maximum 34° in may in Bangkok and at least around 28° degrees. In may there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 83 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Bangkok.

Weather Bangkok june

On average, it is maximum 33° in june in Bangkok and at least around 27° degrees. In june there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 81 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Bangkok.

Weather Bangkok july

On average, it is maximum 32° in july in Bangkok and at least around 26° degrees. In july there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 78 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Bangkok.

Weather Bangkok august

On average, it is maximum 32° in august in Bangkok and at least around 26° degrees. In august there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 78 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Bangkok.

Weather Bangkok september

On average, it is maximum 32° in september in Bangkok and at least around 26° degrees. In september there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 117 mm and the it will be dry 4 days this month in Bangkok.

Weather Bangkok october

On average, it is maximum 32° in october in Bangkok and at least around 26° degrees. In october there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 171 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Bangkok.

Weather Bangkok november

On average, it is maximum 32° in november in Bangkok and at least around 25° degrees. In november there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 61 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Bangkok.

Weather Bangkok december

On average, it is maximum 31° in december in Bangkok and at least around 24° degrees. In december there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Bangkok.

14 day weather forecast Bangkok

The weather for Bangkok in Thailand will be around 35° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Su
24 Jan
Licht bewolkt 34°C 26°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 8
Mo
25 Jan
Licht bewolkt 34°C 26°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 7
Tu
26 Jan
Wisselend bewolkt 35°C 26°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 8
We
27 Jan
Wisselend bewolkt 34°C 27°C 0.8 mm 20% 3m/s 8
Th
28 Jan
Wisselend bewolkt 35°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 8
Fr
29 Jan
Licht bewolkt 34°C 26°C 0.6 mm 15% 4m/s 9
Sa
30 Jan
Overwegend bewolkt 33°C 26°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Su
31 Jan
Licht bewolkt 33°C 25°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 9
Mo
1 Feb
Overwegend bewolkt 34°C 26°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 6
Tu
2 Feb
Licht bewolkt 36°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 2m/s 8
We
3 Feb
Wisselend bewolkt 34°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 3m/s 9
Th
4 Feb
Helder 33°C 25°C 0 mm 0% 5m/s 9
Fr
5 Feb
Helder 34°C 26°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 9
Sa
6 Feb
Overwegend bewolkt 34°C 27°C 0 mm 0% 4m/s 6

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Flight tickets to Bangkok

The 3 nearest airports to Bangkok you can fly to are:

  • Don Mueang International Airport (21 km)
    Bangkok
  • Suvarnabhumi Airport (28 km)
    Bangkok
  • U-Tapao International Airport (131 km)
    Rayong

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About Bangkok

Bangkok lies in Thailand in the province Krung Thep Maha Nakhon and the population consists of 8.280.925 inhabitants. If you want to call Bangkok you have to use +66 or 0066 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +665012457809 or 00665012457809.

Bangkok is in a straight line at 9.531 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 13 hours15.

The coordinates of Bangkok, Thailand are latitude: 13.753979 en longitude: 100.501444

The GPS coordinates are N 13° 45' 14.4000" en E 100° 30' 5.0400"

Currency Bangkok

In Bangkok the Thai baht is used to pay.

Exchange rate Thai baht (THB) 24 january 2021

1 Thai baht = 0,02 Pound sterling
100 Thai baht = 2,48 Pound sterling

1 Pound sterling = 40,30 Thai baht
100 Pound sterling = 4.030,39 Thai baht

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It can be difficult to calculate the exchange rate yourself. Install an app on your phone that updates the exchange rate daily. By entering the local price you immediately see what the price is in Euro.

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Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

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Time difference Bangkok

In Bangkok it is now 13:23 o’clock in the afternoon on sunday 24 january 2021. That is 7 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of Bangkok is Asia/Bangkok and the Greenwich time is UTC+07.

Vaccinations Bangkok

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Bangkok.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis B
  • Japanse encefalitis
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)
  • ZIKA-virus