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

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

When to go to Samut Prakan, Thailand

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

What to wear/what to pack for Samut Prakan, Thailand by month

January

January for Samut Prakan can be very hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Samut Prakan in February, you will notice that it is consistently hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Samut Prakan can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in this region can be excruciatingly hot. Temperatures average in the 90s F (mid 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

In May, Samut Prakan is consistently hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (low 30s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the 90s F (mid 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Samut Prakan, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In May, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

In June, Samut Prakan is constantly hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Samut Prakan, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July here is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you go to Samut Prakan in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September can be very hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Samut Prakan during October, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Samut Prakan is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you are traveling to Samut Prakan in December, you will notice that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Samut Prakan, Thailand

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

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