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

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

When to go to Chaung Tha, Myanmar

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

What to wear/what to pack for Chaung Tha, Myanmar by month

January

If you vacation in Chaung Tha during January, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Chaung Tha in February, you will notice that it is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Chaung Tha can be blisteringly 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:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Light shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Tank tops
  • Sandals
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion

April

If you are traveling to Chaung Tha in April, you will notice that it is blindingly hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light shorts
  • Tank tops
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals

May

May in Chaung Tha can be sweltering. 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:

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

June

June in Chaung Tha is really hot and very rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Chaung Tha in July, you will notice that it is extremely warm and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Chaung Tha during August, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s 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 most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Chaung Tha is really hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Chaung Tha in October, you will notice that it is really hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Chaung Tha during November, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Chaung Tha in December, you will notice that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Chaung Tha, Myanmar

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Chaung Tha, 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 Chaung Tha
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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