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

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

When to go to Ko Poda, Thailand

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

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

January

January in this region is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you vacation in Ko Poda during February, you are likely to find that it is really hot and dry with little rain.

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 (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Ko Poda in March, you will notice that it is sweltering. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Light shorts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Rain coat
  • Tank tops
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Light dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

April

April in Ko Poda can be excruciatingly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Tank tops
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light dresses
  • Sandals
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Light shorts

May

May in Ko Poda can be excruciatingly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Tank tops
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Light dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Light shorts

June

June in Ko Poda is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Ko Poda is consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Ko Poda, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Ko Poda in August, you will notice that it is extremely hot. 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:

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

September

In September, Ko Poda is consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Ko Poda, with most of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

In October, Ko Poda is consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Ko Poda, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Ko Poda during November, you are likely to find that it is really 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you are traveling to Ko Poda in December, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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