Phang Nga, Thailand: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Phang Nga, Thailand

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

What to wear/what to pack for Phang Nga, Thailand by month

January

Traveling to Phang Nga in January, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella

February

February for Phang Nga is sweltering and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Tank tops
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light shorts
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Skirts
  • Sandals

March

March in Phang Nga is a scorcher. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) to 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Light dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Tank tops
  • Skirts
  • Light shorts

April

April in this region is sweltering and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Tank tops
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Light shorts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Sandals
  • Light dresses

May

May in Phang Nga is extremely hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses

June

June in Phang Nga can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters.

During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts

July

July in Phang Nga can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses

August

August in Phang Nga is constantly hot. 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), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

September

If you vacation in Phang Nga during September, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 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:

  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts

October

If you are traveling to Phang Nga in October, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain most days. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

November

If you visit Phang Nga during November, you are likely to find that it is really hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (low 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:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses

December

Traveling to Phang Nga in December, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Phang Nga, Thailand

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, B, C and O
  • A SIM card that works in Phang Nga
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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