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

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

When to go to Phetchaburi, Thailand

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

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

January

Traveling to Phetchaburi in January, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

February

If you visit Phetchaburi during February, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Shorts

March

If you are traveling to Phetchaburi in March, you will notice that it can be sweltering and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

April

April in Phetchaburi can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Phetchaburi during May, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Phetchaburi during June, you are likely to find 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 high 70s F (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Phetchaburi during July, you are likely to find that it is constantly 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 (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you go to Phetchaburi in August, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Phetchaburi is constantly 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:

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

November

November in Phetchaburi is extremely 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:

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

December

December is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Phetchaburi, Thailand

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Phetchaburi, 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 Phetchaburi
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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