Mae Sot, Thailand: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Mae Sot, Thailand? If you're planning to go to Mae Sot, below is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Mae Sot, Thailand

Based on the climate and weather in Mae Sot, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

Important essentials for Mae Sot, Thailand

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards may wear away. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Mae Sot, Thailand by month

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January

If you vacation in Mae Sot during January, you might see that it can be very 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

February

If you visit Mae Sot during February, you will probably see that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no 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 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

March

If you go to Mae Sot in March, you will notice that it is sizzling and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

April

If you vacation in Mae Sot during April, you will probably see that it is blindingly hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 90s F (high 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:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

May

May in Mae Sot 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:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

June

June for Mae Sot is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

July

If you are traveling to Mae Sot in July, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

August

Traveling to Mae Sot in August, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

September

September in Mae Sot is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. 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:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

October

If you visit Mae Sot during October, you might see that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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 a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

November

November in this region is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

December

December in this region is really hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you plan to visit Tararak Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

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