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

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Traveling to Patong, Thailand? If you're planning to go to Patong, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

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 Patong, Thailand

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

Important essentials for Patong, Thailand

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good plane-friendly choice.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • A vaccine card protector

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  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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  • Travel disinfecting wipes

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General health necessities

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

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January

If you go to Patong in January, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

February

If you are traveling to Patong in February, you will notice that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

March

March in this region is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

April

April here is consistently hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

May

If you vacation in Patong during May, you are likely to notice that it can be very hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

June

In June, Patong is consistently hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Patong, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

July

If you vacation in Patong during July, you might notice that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

August

August in this region is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

September

In September, Patong is hot. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Patong, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

What to wear/what to pack:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

October

If you are traveling to Patong in October, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

November

November in Patong is consistently hot. 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:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

December

Traveling to Patong in December, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

Patong has nice beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

Activities for Patong, Thailand

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Patong.

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