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

Traveling to Rai Leh, Thailand? If you're planning to go to Rai Leh, 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 Rai Leh, Thailand

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

Important essentials for Rai Leh, Thailand

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


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  • Hand sanitizer

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  • 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 Rai Leh, Thailand by month

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January

If you vacation in Rai Leh during January, you will probably find that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

February

If you vacation in Rai Leh during February, you might notice that it is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

March

If you visit Rai Leh during March, you might notice that it is a scorcher. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

April

April in this region is blindingly hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

May

May in Rai Leh is sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

June

June in Rai Leh is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

July

If you are traveling to Rai Leh in July, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

August

If you visit Rai Leh during August, you may find that it is constantly 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

September

September in Rai Leh 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

October

If you visit Rai Leh during October, you are likely to find that it is constantly 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). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

November

Traveling to Rai Leh in November, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

December

Traveling to Rai Leh in December, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you go to a temple, such as Phra Nang Shrine, wear:

Going to Phra Nang Cave? You'll need:

Activities for Rai Leh, Thailand

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

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