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

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

When to go to Phrae, Thailand

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

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

January

January in Phrae can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in this region can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you vacation in Phrae during March, you are likely to find that it can be blisteringly hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (high 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Tank tops
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light shorts
  • Light dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts

April

April for Phrae can be blisteringly hot. Temperatures average in the high 90s F (high 30s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Light dresses
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Light shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Skirts
  • Tank tops
  • Sandals

May

May in Phrae is a scorcher. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Thin pants, such as light khakis
  • Tank tops
  • Umbrella
  • Light shorts
  • High-SPF sunscreen lotion
  • Thin short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses

June

If you vacation in Phrae during June, you are likely to find that it can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s 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:

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

July

July in Phrae is really hot and somewhat 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:

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

August

In August, Phrae is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Phrae, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September for Phrae is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Phrae 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 high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December here is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Phrae, 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 Phrae
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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