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

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

When to go to Eastern Myanmar, Myanmar

Based on the climate and weather in Eastern Myanmar, the best time to go is March. See below for details.

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

January

If you visit Eastern Myanmar during January, you are likely to find that it is mild and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

February

February in this region is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

March

March in Eastern Myanmar 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:

  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear

April

If you go to Eastern Myanmar in April, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

May

May in this region is hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

June

In June, Eastern Myanmar is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 60s F (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Eastern Myanmar, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

July

If you are traveling to Eastern Myanmar in July, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear

August

Traveling to Eastern Myanmar in August, you will notice that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals

September

Traveling to Eastern Myanmar in September, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

October

If you visit Eastern Myanmar during October, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat

November

If you go to Eastern Myanmar in November, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

December

December in Eastern Myanmar is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Eastern Myanmar, Myanmar

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Eastern Myanmar, 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 Eastern Myanmar

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