Ko Lan, Thailand: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Ko Lan, Thailand

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

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

January

If you visit Ko Lan during January, you are likely to find that it can be very hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

February

If you vacation in Ko Lan during February, you are likely to find that it is really hot, somewhat hazy and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage

March

March in Ko Lan is extremely hot and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Rain boots
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

April

If you vacation in Ko Lan during April, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

May

If you visit Ko Lan during May, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (high 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts

June

June can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella

July

July for Ko Lan is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses

August

If you visit Ko Lan during August, you are likely to find that it is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Shorts

September

If you vacation in Ko Lan during September, you are likely to find that it is really hot, very rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Dresses

October

October in Ko Lan is constantly hot, very rainy and somewhat stormy. 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 footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses

November

November in Ko Lan is extremely hot and somewhat hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear

December

December here is really hot, very hazy and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Ko Lan, Thailand

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Ko Lan, 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 Ko Lan

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