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

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Traveling to Ko Chang, Thailand? If you're planning to go to Ko Chang, I have 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 Ko Chang, Thailand

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

Important essentials for Ko Chang, Thailand

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of protection you can have.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may become worn. An unreadable vaccination card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

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


  • 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).

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Ko Chang, Thailand by month

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January

January for Ko Chang is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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February

If you go to Ko Chang in February, you will notice that it is constantly hot. 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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March

In March, Ko Chang is constantly hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Ko Chang, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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April

April is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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May

May in Ko Chang 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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June

In June, Ko Chang can be bitter cold. Temperatures routinely are in the single digits below 0 F (10+ below zero C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Ko Chang, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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July

If you vacation in Ko Chang during July, you may find that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 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 half of the time.

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August

If you are traveling to Ko Chang in August, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

In September, Ko Chang is hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Ko Chang, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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October

October in Ko Chang can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

In November, Ko Chang can be sweltering. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Ko Chang, with several of the days of the month having rain.

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December

If you visit Ko Chang during December, you may notice that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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Activities for Ko Chang, Thailand

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Ko Chang.

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