Koh Ker, Cambodia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Koh Ker, Cambodia? If you're planning to go to Koh Ker, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Koh Ker, Cambodia

Based on the climate and weather in Koh Ker, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Koh Ker, Cambodia by month

January

Traveling to Koh Ker in January, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

February

If you are traveling to Koh Ker in February, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses

March

If you are traveling to Koh Ker in March, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage

April

April here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

If you go to Koh Ker in May, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage

June

If you are traveling to Koh Ker in June, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella

July

If you go to Koh Ker in July, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella

August

August for Koh Ker is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

September

Traveling to Koh Ker in September, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage

October

If you are traveling to Koh Ker in October, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage

November

November for Koh Ker is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts

December

December for Koh Ker dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Koh Ker, Cambodia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, C and G
  • A SIM card that works in Koh Ker
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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