Preah Vihear, Cambodia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Preah Vihear, Cambodia

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

What to wear/what to pack for Preah Vihear, Cambodia by month

January

If you go to Preah Vihear in January, you will notice that it very dry with almost no rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Preah Vihear in March, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Preah Vihear in April, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May for Preah Vihear is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you go to Preah Vihear in June, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Preah Vihear in July, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Preah Vihear is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September for Preah Vihear is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Preah Vihear in October, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Preah Vihear in November, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Preah Vihear in December, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Preah Vihear, Cambodia

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, C and G
  • A SIM card that works in Preah Vihear
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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