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

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

When to go to Southeastern Myanmar, Myanmar

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

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

January

Traveling to Southeastern Myanmar in January, you will notice that it is consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Southeastern Myanmar in February, you will notice that it can be very hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you go to Southeastern Myanmar in March, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Southeastern Myanmar is sweltering. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (mid 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Southeastern Myanmar can be very 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 high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you visit Southeastern Myanmar during June, you are likely to find that it is 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 low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Southeastern Myanmar in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and extremely rainy. Expect it to rain nearly every day this month. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Southeastern Myanmar is pretty consistently hot and extremely rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (high 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Southeastern Myanmar, with most of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Southeastern Myanmar during September, 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 low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

In October, Southeastern Myanmar is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and about half of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Southeastern Myanmar, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Southeastern Myanmar during November, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you are traveling to Southeastern Myanmar in December, you will notice that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Southeastern Myanmar, 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 Southeastern Myanmar

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