Sittwe, Myanmar: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Sittwe, Myanmar

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

What to wear/what to pack for Sittwe, Myanmar by month

January

If you go to Sittwe in January, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella

February

February is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage

March

If you vacation in Sittwe during March, you are likely to find that it is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses

April

If you go to Sittwe in April, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts

May

May in Sittwe is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Sandals

June

June in Sittwe is really hot and extremely rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals

July

If you visit Sittwe during July, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain almost every day of the month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts

August

August in this region is hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains almost every day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

September

If you visit Sittwe during September, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot and very rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 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:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

October for Sittwe is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts

November

November in Sittwe is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts

December

Traveling to Sittwe in December, you will notice that it is extremely warm and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Sittwe, Myanmar

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

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, C, D, G and I
  • A SIM card that works in Sittwe
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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