Chao Phraya Basin, Thailand: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Chao Phraya Basin, Thailand? If you're planning to go to Chao Phraya Basin, here 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 Chao Phraya Basin, Thailand

Based on the climate and weather in Chao Phraya Basin, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

Important essentials for Chao Phraya Basin, Thailand

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear away. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a excellent option.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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What to wear/what to pack for Chao Phraya Basin, Thailand by month

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January

If you visit Chao Phraya Basin during January, you may find that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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February

If you visit Chao Phraya Basin during February, you may see that it is blindingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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March

If you go to Chao Phraya Basin in March, you will notice that it is blindingly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (mid 30s C).

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April

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

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May

May in Chao Phraya Basin can be sizzling. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) to 90s F (mid 30s C).

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June

If you visit Chao Phraya Basin during June, you will probably see that it is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s 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.

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July

Traveling to Chao Phraya Basin in July, you will notice that it is really hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

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August

August can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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September

If you visit Chao Phraya Basin during September, you will probably see that it can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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October

October in Chao Phraya Basin is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

If you visit Chao Phraya Basin during November, you are likely to notice that it can be very hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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December

December in this region can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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