Khao Yai National Park, Thailand: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Khao Yai National Park, Thailand? If you're planning to go to Khao Yai National Park, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Khao Yai National Park, Thailand

Based on the climate and weather in Khao Yai National Park, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Khao Yai National Park, Thailand by month

January

January in this region can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you vacation in Khao Yai National Park during February, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Khao Yai National Park is a scorcher. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) to 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Tank tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses

April

If you are traveling to Khao Yai National Park in April, you will notice that it is sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light dresses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Light shorts
  • Tank tops
  • Sunglasses
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

May

If you vacation in Khao Yai National Park during May, you are likely to find that it is scorchingly hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Light shorts
  • Sandals
  • Light dresses
  • Skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Tank tops
  • Sunglasses

June

Traveling to Khao Yai National Park in June, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July for Khao Yai National Park is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Khao Yai National Park is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Khao Yai National Park can be sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Khao Yai National Park is really hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Khao Yai National Park can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you vacation in Khao Yai National Park during December, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Khao Yai National Park, Thailand

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Khao Yai National Park, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, B, C and O
  • A SIM card that works in Khao Yai National Park
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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