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

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

When to go to Northern Myanmar, Myanmar

Based on the climate and weather in Northern Myanmar, the best time to go is November. See below for details.

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

January

January here is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here is warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Northern Myanmar can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Northern Myanmar is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Northern Myanmar in July, you will notice that it is extremely hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you are traveling to Northern Myanmar in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you vacation in Northern Myanmar during September, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. 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).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Northern Myanmar can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you vacation in Northern Myanmar during November, you are likely to find that it is hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you are traveling to Northern Myanmar in December, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Northern Myanmar, 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 Northern Myanmar

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