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

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

When to go to Katha, Myanmar

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

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

January

If you visit Katha during January, you are likely to find that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 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
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

February

If you are traveling to Katha in February, you will notice that it is hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Katha in March, you will notice that it is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in this region can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

May in Katha can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts

June

If you visit Katha during June, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and very 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 about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

July

July in Katha can be sweltering and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat

August

If you go to Katha in August, you will notice that it is really hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

September

September in Katha is really hot and somewhat rainy. 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts

October

October for Katha is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

November

November in Katha is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you visit Katha during December, you are likely to find that it is warm and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Katha, 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 Katha

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