Surat Thani, Thailand: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Surat Thani, Thailand

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

What to wear/what to pack for Surat Thani, Thailand by month

January

If you visit Surat Thani during January, you are likely to find 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 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Surat Thani in February, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Surat Thani can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April for Surat Thani is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Sandals

May

May is consistently hot and very stormy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals

June

If you are traveling to Surat Thani in June, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

July

July here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain boots
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain boots
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts

September

September in Surat Thani is really hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Rain boots
  • Shorts

October

October here is extremely hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

December

Traveling to Surat Thani in December, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Surat Thani, Thailand

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

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