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

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

When to go to Lamphun, Thailand

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

What to wear/what to pack for Lamphun, Thailand by month

January

If you visit Lamphun during January, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you vacation in Lamphun during February, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot 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 high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you vacation in Lamphun during March, you are likely to find that it can be sizzling and very dry. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Tank tops
  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sunglasses

April

April in Lamphun is a scorcher. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 90s F (mid 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Tank tops
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage

May

If you go to Lamphun in May, you will notice that it is extremely hot and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Lamphun is consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Lamphun 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:

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

August

August in Lamphun 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Lamphun in September, you will notice that it can be very hot and somewhat stormy. 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 luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

If you vacation in Lamphun during October, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot. 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 around 60 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Lamphun in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Shorts or short pants

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Lamphun, Thailand

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Lamphun, 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 Lamphun
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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