Bangkok weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Bangkok

The best time to visit in 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 in Bangkok is 35°C in April and the lowest is 31°C in December.

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

Average weather Bangkok by month

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

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14 day weather forecast Bangkok

The weather for in Bangkok will be 27° till 31° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 17 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
21°
42.4 mm 95% 3 m/s 3
Monday 18 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
21°
2.4 mm 45% 3 m/s 3
Tuesday 19 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
22°
0.1 mm 20% 1 m/s 7
Wednesday 20 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
24°
0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 5
Thursday 21 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
25°
5.5 mm 65% 2 m/s 3
Friday 22 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
27°
1.1 mm 25% 2 m/s 3
Saturday 23 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
25°
10.3 mm 75% 2 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 24 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
24°
12.9 mm 80% 1 m/s 4
Monday 25 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
24°
3.6 mm 55% 2 m/s 6
Tuesday 26 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
24°
0.2 mm 20% 2 m/s 6
Wednesday 27 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
25°
0.5 mm 15% 1 m/s 4
Thursday 28 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
25°
4.5 mm 60% 1 m/s 4
Friday 29 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
25°
11.6 mm 80% 2 m/s 3
Saturday 30 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
24°
14.8 mm 85% 2 m/s 3

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 table of Bangkok

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 32 33 34 35 34 33 32 32 32 32 32 31
Night temp. (°C) 23 25 27 28 28 27 26 26 26 26 25 24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 14 10 26 43 83 81 78 78 117 171 61 13
Days with rain 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
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 9 10 9 10 11 10 8 7 7 7 7 7
Wind force (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

Bangkok weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Bangkok? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Bangkok?

Bangkok is located in Thailand. It lies in a straight line at 5,923 miles from London.

The coordinates of Bangkok are:

  • Latitude: 13.753979
  • Longitude: 100.501444

The GPS coordinates are 13° 45' N, 100° 30' E

How long is the flight to Bangkok?

The flight time from London-Heathrow to Bangkok is approximately 13 h. 20 min.

What are the nearest airports to Bangkok?

These are the airports closests to Bangkok:

  • Don Mueang International Airport (13 mi) – Bangkok
  • Suvarnabhumi Airport (17 mi) – Bangkok
  • U-Tapao International Airport (82 mi) – Rayong

How many inhabitants are there in Bangkok?

Bangkok has approximately 8,280,925 inhabitants.

How big is Bangkok?

The area of Bangkok is around 10,985 mi².

What is the currency of Bangkok?

In Bangkok the Thai baht (THB) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 17 October 2021

  • 1 Thai baht = 40.30 British pound
  • 1 British pound = 0.025 Thai baht
  • 10 Thai baht = 403.04 British pound
  • 10 British pound = 0.25 Thai baht
  • 100 Thai baht = 4,030.39 British pound
  • 100 British pound = 2.48 Thai baht

What is the area code of Bangkok?

The area code to call Bangkok is +66.