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

Traveling to Southern Thailand, Thailand? If you're planning to go to Southern Thailand, 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 Southern Thailand, Thailand

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

Important essentials for Southern Thailand, Thailand

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Travel insurance

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  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly product.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • 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 can wear out. An unreadable card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Southern Thailand, Thailand by month

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January

If you visit Southern Thailand during January, you may see that it is extremely warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally around 70 during the day.

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February

If you go to Southern Thailand in February, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

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March

If you visit Southern Thailand during March, you might see that it is really 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). Humidity is generally around 60 during the day.

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April

Traveling to Southern Thailand in April, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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May

May here can be sweltering and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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June

June in Southern Thailand is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C), although night temperatures can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

If you visit Southern Thailand during July, you might see that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

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August

August is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

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September

If you vacation in Southern Thailand during September, you may notice that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally around 70 during the day.

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October

If you vacation in Southern Thailand during October, you may see that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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November

If you visit Southern Thailand during November, you may see that it is extremely warm. 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). Humidity is generally between 70 and 80% during the day.

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December

Traveling to Southern Thailand in December, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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Activities for Southern Thailand, Thailand

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

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