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

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

When to go to Ko Por, Thailand

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

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

January

If you go to Ko Por in January, you will notice that it can be very hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February for Ko Por is blindingly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Ko Por during March, you are likely to find that it is scorchingly hot and dry with little rain.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Ko Por is unbearably 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:

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

May

May in this region is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Ko Por in June, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Ko Por is constantly 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you are traveling to Ko Por in August, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Ko Por can be very 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Ko Por 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:

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

December

If you visit Ko Por 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 70s F (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Ko Por, 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 Por
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders

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