Chiang Khong, Thailand: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Chiang Khong, Thailand? If you're planning to go to Chiang Khong, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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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 Chiang Khong, Thailand

Based on the climate and weather in Chiang Khong, the best time to go is February. See below for details.

Important essentials for Chiang Khong, Thailand

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Chiang Khong, Thailand

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

What to wear/what to pack for Chiang Khong, Thailand by month

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January

January dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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February

If you are traveling to Chiang Khong in February, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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March

March in Chiang Khong dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains sometimes.

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April

Traveling to Chiang Khong in April, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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May

If you go to Chiang Khong in May, 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).

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June

June here is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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July

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

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August

If you are traveling to Chiang Khong in August, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

If you go to Chiang Khong in September, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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October

Traveling to Chiang Khong in October, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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November

November for Chiang Khong is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

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December

December for Chiang Khong dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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