Bago, Myanmar: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Bago, Myanmar? If you're planning to go to Bago, this is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Bago, Myanmar

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

Important essentials for Bago, Myanmar

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • Travel insurance

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks are not available for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.

General health necessities

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

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January

Traveling to Bago in January, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

February

February here very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

March

If you go to Bago in March, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

April

If you are traveling to Bago in April, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

May

Traveling to Bago in May, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

June

Traveling to Bago in June, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain almost every day of the month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

July

If you are traveling to Bago in July, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain almost every day of the month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

August

August is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains almost every day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

September

Traveling to Bago in September, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

October

If you go to Bago in October, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

November

November here is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

December

December in this region very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit a temple, such as Shwe Mawdaw Pagoda, wear:

Activities for Bago, Myanmar

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Bago.

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