Cha-am, Thailand: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Cha-am, Thailand? If you're planning to go to Cha-am, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Cha-am, Thailand

Based on the climate and weather in Cha-am, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Cha-am, Thailand by month

January

Traveling to Cha-am in January, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals

February

Traveling to Cha-am in February, you will notice that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts

March

Traveling to Cha-am in March, you will notice that it can be very hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses

April

Traveling to Cha-am in April, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses

May

May here is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella

June

If you are traveling to Cha-am in June, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses

July

If you visit Cha-am during July, you are likely to find that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Skirts

August

If you visit Cha-am during August, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

September

September here is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage

October

In October, Cha-am can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella

November

Traveling to Cha-am in November, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion

December

December in this region is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Cha-am, Thailand

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, B, C and O
  • A SIM card that works in Cha-am

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