Climate in Northern Thailand

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures

All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 4 measuring stations in Northern Thailand.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.

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The climate is very warm with an annual average of 33 degrees, but has few truly tropical and sultry months. It is yearlong warm or hot. Dued to the lesser rain the best time for traveling is from November to April. Most precipitation decrease from May to October.

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Duration of daylight and sunshine in Thailand

hours of sunshine per daySunshine hours per day in Northern Thailand
rainy days per monthRainy days per month in Northern Thailand
Precipitation in mm/dayPrecipitation in Northern Thailand
Relative humidity in %Relative humidity in Northern Thailand
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)Absolute humidity in Northern Thailand
Map of Northern Thailand

Most important cities in the region »Northern Thailand«

Alone 9 cities with over 100,000 inhabitants are located here. The region has a west-east extension of about 350 km and over 550 km from north to south.

Nakhon Sawan230,33515°42'17"N100°8'14"E
Chiang Rai199,78319°54'31"N99°49'57"E
Chiang Mai131,09118°47'25"N98°59'5"E
Kamphaeng Phet87,25016°29'0"N99°31'18"E
Mae Sot44,56316°43'0"N98°34'0"E
Ban Na40,17417°1'2"N99°43'58"E
Wichian Buri39,27215°39'28"N101°6'22"E
Mae Chan37,67220°8'48"N99°51'9"E
San Kamphaeng32,95018°44'41"N99°7'10"E
Nong Phai27,75615°59'25"N101°3'43"E
Mae Sai27,52020°26'1"N99°52'34"E
Si Satchanalai25,94217°31'1"N99°45'35"E
Dok Kham Tai23,82419°9'45"N99°59'36"E
Taphan Hin21,89516°13'15"N100°25'11"E
Khanu Woralaksaburi21,88916°3'42"N99°51'38"E
Mae Hong Son21,33619°18'1"N97°58'7"E
Bang Krathum18,87416°34'42"N100°18'1"E

Data basis: German Weather Service, individual values averaged and supplemented by own elements. Data on cities and inhabitants:, United Nations Statistics Division and own research.
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