When is the best time to go to Ko Samui?

When is the best time to go to Ko Samui? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Ko Samui, the weather is good everywhere in February and March
  • The best months to go to Chaweng Beach are January, February and March
  • On average, the warmest months in Chaweng Beach are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December
  • November is the wettest month in this city
  • The cities with the best climate are Chaweng Beach, Bang Kao (Laem Sor beach), Choeng Mon, Koh Madsum, Koh Taen, Lamai beach, Lipa Noi, Maenam and Nathon, with good weather at least 3 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Chaweng Beach

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Ko Samui for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month
January 85°F
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February 85°F to 86°F
26%
March 86°F to 88°F
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April 88°F to 90°F
50%
May 90°F to 92°F
71%
June 90°F
71%
July 90°F
78%
August 88°F to 90°F
72%
September 88°F to 90°F
86%
October 88°F
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November 88°F
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December 86°F
58%

Best time to travel to Ko Samui by cities

Chaweng Beach

Best time to go to Chaweng Beach

The best months to go to Chaweng Beach are january, february and march.

Bang Kao (Laem Sor beach)

Best time to go to Bang Kao (Laem Sor beach)

The best months to go to Bang Kao (Laem Sor beach) are january, february and march.

Bophut

Best time to go to Bophut

The best months to go to Bophut are february and march.

Choeng Mon

Best time to go to Choeng Mon

The best months to go to Choeng Mon are january, february and march.

Koh Madsum

Best time to go to Koh Madsum

The best months to go to Koh Madsum are january, february and march.

Koh Phaluai

Best time to go to Koh Phaluai

The best months to go to Koh Phaluai are february and march.


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Climate and Weather in Ko Samui

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Temperatures and rainfall in Ko Samui

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Ko Samui and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Chaweng Beach, Bang Kao (Laem Sor beach), Bophut, Choeng Mon and Koh Madsum, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

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Where to go in Ko Samui?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

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Bang Kao (Laem Sor beach)86°F86°F88°F92°F94°F94°F92°F92°F92°F90°F90°F88°F
Bophut86°F86°F88°F90°F92°F92°F92°F92°F90°F90°F88°F88°F
Choeng Mon86°F86°F88°F92°F94°F94°F92°F92°F92°F90°F90°F88°F
Koh Madsum86°F86°F88°F92°F94°F94°F92°F92°F92°F90°F90°F88°F
Koh Phaluai86°F86°F88°F90°F92°F92°F92°F92°F90°F90°F88°F88°F
Koh Taen86°F86°F88°F92°F94°F94°F92°F92°F92°F90°F90°F88°F
Lamai beach86°F86°F88°F92°F94°F94°F92°F92°F92°F90°F90°F88°F
Lipa Noi86°F86°F88°F92°F94°F94°F92°F92°F92°F90°F90°F88°F
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Nathon86°F86°F88°F92°F94°F94°F92°F92°F92°F90°F90°F88°F

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Is this weather information for Ko Samui reliable?

Climate data for Ko Samui has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Ko Samui allows us to determine the average for each month in Chaweng Beach, Bang Kao (Laem Sor beach), Bophut, Choeng Mon, Koh Madsum, Koh Phaluai, Koh Taen, Lamai beach, and 3 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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