When it comes to seasons in Bangkok; in Bangkok, you can always assume that pretty much every single day is bright and sunny and really humid! In fact, according to WMO or the World Meterorological Organization, the City of Angels is one of the hottest cities in the world! Seasons in Bangkok; this is because Bangkok is situated in the north of the equator making the area warm all year round with average temperatures of over 86 degrees Fahrenheit (30 degrees Celsius). In this article, you’ll learn about the seasons in Bangkok
Obviously, Thais are very used to this kind of climate, that’s why it is advisable that if you’re going to tour around the city, you should wear clothes that are made out of cotton and make sure to bring an umbrella, a cap or any kind of thing that will protect you from the sun.
In this section, you will learn what to expect in Bangkok’s climate and weather so you can plan your trip accordingly.
Climate and Weather
The best time to visit the city of angels is around November to February. It’s still humid but not quite! This period is considered as the “coolest” and driest season. However, the average temperature in daytime is still the same but it gets a bit cooler at night around 70 degrees Fahrenheit (20 degrees Celsius).
You don’t want to go to Bangkok in May to August because this is the beginning of the country’s wet season. You can expect massive rainfalls that often times result in flooded areas, sometimes though the rain mostly happens in the afternoon which is a great way to cool the city down from the extreme heat in the morning.
Storms and extreme rainfall usually occur in September until October, you should at all cost avoid planning a trip at these months.
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