Muang Xay, Laos: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Muang Xay, Laos

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

What to wear/what to pack for Muang Xay, Laos by month

January

January here is balmy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Muang Xay in February, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Muang Xay in March, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain occasionally. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Muang Xay in May, you will notice that it is extremely warm. 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:

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

June

If you go to Muang Xay in June, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Muang Xay in July, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you are traveling to Muang Xay in August, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Muang Xay is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Muang Xay is hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Muang Xay is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Muang Xay dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Muang Xay, Laos

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, B, C, E and F
  • A SIM card that works in Muang Xay
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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