Amarapura, Myanmar: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Amarapura, Myanmar? If you're planning to go to Amarapura, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Amarapura, Myanmar

Based on the climate and weather in Amarapura, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Amarapura, Myanmar by month

January

If you visit Amarapura during January, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

February

If you are traveling to Amarapura in February, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

March

March here is unbearably hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Tank tops
  • Skirts
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sandals
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion

April

April for Amarapura can be sizzling and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 100s F (high 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Tank tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

May

May here can be excruciatingly hot. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Tank tops
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis

June

In June, Amarapura is a scorcher and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Amarapura, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Light shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Light dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Tank tops
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion

July

If you vacation in Amarapura during July, you are likely to find that it is unbearably hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Tank tops
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Light dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat

August

August in Amarapura is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

September

Traveling to Amarapura in September, you will notice that it can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

Traveling to Amarapura in October, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear

November

If you go to Amarapura in November, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

December

If you vacation in Amarapura during December, you are likely to find that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Amarapura, Myanmar

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Amarapura, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, C, D, G and I
  • A SIM card that works in Amarapura
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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