When is the best time to go to Burma (Myanmar)?

When is the best time to go to Burma (Myanmar)? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Burma (Myanmar), the weather is good everywhere in January, February, March, November and December
  • The best months to go to Yangon (Rangoon) are January, February, March, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Yangon (Rangoon) are February, March, April and May
  • The rainiest months in this city are June, July and August
  • The cities with the best climate are Mytkyina, Tachileik and Thandwe, with good weather at least 7 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Myeik

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Burma (Myanmar) for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 63°F to 85°F
6%
February 67°F to 90°F
4%
March 70°F to 94°F
8%
April 76°F to 97°F
22%
May 79°F to 97°F
55%
June 77°F to 92°F
83%
July 76°F to 88°F
88%
August 74°F to 86°F
88%
September 76°F to 86°F
80%
October 74°F to 86°F
59%
November 70°F to 86°F
18%
December 65°F to 85°F
6%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Myanmar by cities

Yangon (Rangoon)

Best time to go to Yangon (Rangoon)

The best months to go to Yangon (Rangoon) are january, february, march, november and december.

Mandalay

Best time to go to Mandalay

The best months to go to Mandalay are january, february, march, april, november and december.

Bagan

Best time to go to Bagan

The best months to go to Bagan are january, february, march, november and december.

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Temperatures and rainfall in Burma (Myanmar)

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Myanmar and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Yangon (Rangoon), Mandalay, Bagan, Inle Lake and Kengtung, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


Where to go in Burma (Myanmar)?

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).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Yangon (Rangoon)90°F94°F99°F101°F95°F90°F88°F86°F88°F88°F90°F88°F
Mandalay83°F90°F97°F101°F99°F95°F90°F90°F90°F88°F86°F83°F
Bagan83°F92°F99°F104°F103°F95°F92°F90°F92°F88°F86°F81°F
Inle Lake76°F83°F86°F90°F86°F81°F77°F79°F81°F79°F79°F76°F
Kengtung72°F79°F85°F88°F86°F81°F77°F79°F79°F77°F76°F72°F
Mrauk U85°F92°F97°F99°F95°F88°F85°F86°F88°F90°F90°F85°F
Myeik88°F88°F90°F90°F88°F85°F85°F85°F85°F86°F88°F88°F
Mytkyina77°F83°F90°F94°F94°F88°F85°F88°F88°F88°F83°F77°F
Naypyidaw (Nay Pyi Taw)85°F92°F97°F101°F97°F88°F85°F85°F88°F88°F86°F85°F
Ngwesaung88°F94°F97°F99°F95°F90°F88°F88°F88°F88°F88°F88°F
Pa-An (Hpa-An)94°F97°F99°F99°F94°F86°F85°F85°F88°F92°F94°F94°F
Pindaya76°F83°F86°F90°F86°F81°F77°F79°F81°F79°F79°F76°F
Putao67°F70°F76°F79°F83°F81°F79°F83°F81°F79°F74°F68°F
Sittwe81°F85°F88°F90°F90°F88°F86°F86°F86°F88°F86°F81°F
Tachileik79°F88°F94°F97°F94°F88°F85°F86°F88°F86°F85°F79°F
Thandwe85°F86°F88°F92°F90°F86°F83°F85°F86°F88°F88°F85°F
Loikaw79°F85°F90°F94°F88°F81°F79°F79°F81°F81°F79°F77°F

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Is this weather information for Myanmar reliable?

Climate data for Myanmar has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Myanmar allows us to determine the average for each month in Yangon (Rangoon), Mandalay, Bagan, Inle Lake, Kengtung, Mrauk U, Myeik, Mytkyina, and 9 other cities.

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

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