Khao Yai National Park, Thailand: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Khao Yai National Park, Thailand? If you're planning to go to Khao Yai National Park, we've got 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 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.

Important essentials 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.

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection available.

  • (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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly product.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a superb kit.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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

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January

If you vacation in Khao Yai National Park during January, you may notice that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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February

February for Khao Yai National Park is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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March

Traveling to Khao Yai National Park in March, you will notice that it can be blisteringly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 90s F (mid 30s C).

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April

April here is a scorcher. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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May

May in Khao Yai National Park is unbearably hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

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June

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

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July

If you visit Khao Yai National Park during July, you might notice that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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August

August in Khao Yai National Park can be sweltering. 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).

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September

September in Khao Yai National Park is really hot. 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).

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October

October is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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November

If you vacation in Khao Yai National Park during November, you might find that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

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December

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

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