Lashio, Myanmar: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Lashio, Myanmar

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

What to wear/what to pack for Lashio, Myanmar by month

January

January for Lashio is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Lashio is warm and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Lashio in March, you will notice that it is hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Lashio in April, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Lashio can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June here is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Lashio is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you visit Lashio during August, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s 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:

  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

In September, Lashio is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 60s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Lashio, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in this region is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat

November

If you visit Lashio during November, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear

December

December in Lashio is balmy and very dry with almost no rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Lashio, Myanmar

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, C, D, G and I
  • A SIM card that works in Lashio

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