Sihanoukville, Cambodia: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Sihanoukville, Cambodia? If you're planning to go to Sihanoukville, this article contains 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 Sihanoukville, Cambodia

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

Important essentials for Sihanoukville, Cambodia

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear out. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly option.

General health necessities

Don't forget these

What to wear/what to pack for Sihanoukville, Cambodia by month

Already know when you're traveling?

January

If you go to Sihanoukville in January, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

February

If you are traveling to Sihanoukville in February, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

March

If you go to Sihanoukville in March, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

April

Traveling to Sihanoukville in April, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

May

May for Sihanoukville is constantly 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:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

June

June is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

July

Traveling to Sihanoukville in July, you will notice that it is constantly 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:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

August

August in this region is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

September

If you are traveling to Sihanoukville in September, you will notice that it is consistently 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:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

October

October here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

November

November for Sihanoukville is extremely 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:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

December

If you go to Sihanoukville in December, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you're planning to visit Kbal Chhay Waterfall, prepare to get wet, and take these:

Sihanoukville has excellent beaches. If you plan go to the beach, take:

Activities for Sihanoukville, Cambodia

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

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