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

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Traveling to Eastern Thailand, Thailand? If you're planning to go to Eastern Thailand, this 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 Eastern Thailand, Thailand

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

Important essentials for Eastern Thailand, Thailand

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.

  • (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 often wear away. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly product.


  • N95 masks

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

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas of this country 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 one.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

If you are traveling to Eastern Thailand in January, you will notice that it is constantly hot, very hazy and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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February

February for Eastern Thailand is consistently hot and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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March

Traveling to Eastern Thailand in March, you will notice that it is really hot and somewhat hazy. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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April

April in Eastern Thailand is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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May

May in this region is really hot, extremely rainy and very stormy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

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June

If you are traveling to Eastern Thailand in June, you will notice that it is constantly hot, extremely rainy and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain almost every day of the month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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July

In July, Eastern Thailand is extremely hot, extremely rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Eastern Thailand, with most of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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August

Traveling to Eastern Thailand in August, you will notice that it is consistently hot and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

In September, Eastern Thailand can be very hot, extremely rainy and very stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Eastern Thailand, with most of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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October

Traveling to Eastern Thailand in October, you will notice that it can be very hot, very rainy and very stormy. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

If you vacation in Eastern Thailand during November, you might notice that it is extremely hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. 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). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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December

If you vacation in Eastern Thailand during December, you are likely to notice that it is extremely hot, very hazy and dry with little 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 (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 50 and 60% during the day.

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