Chiang Mai, Thailand: Best time to go and average weather

Get the most favorable time to visit Chiang Mai in Thailand from seasonal averages, right here.

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When is the best time to go to Chiang Mai?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Chiang Mai are January, February, March, April, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months are March, April and May
  • Chiang Mai has dry periods in January and February
  • The rainiest months are July and August

For full information about the climate and weather in Chiang Mai a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

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perfect weather Chiang Mai in january
perfect weather Chiang Mai in february
good weather Chiang Mai in march
good weather Chiang Mai in april
tolerable weather Chiang Mai in may
tolerable weather Chiang Mai in june
tolerable weather Chiang Mai in july
tolerable weather Chiang Mai in august
tolerable weather Chiang Mai in september
good weather Chiang Mai in october
perfect weather Chiang Mai in november
perfect weather Chiang Mai in december

Weather and climate in Chiang Mai

  • From january to february the climate is perfect. The record temperature this month is 40°C and it rains in february about 2mm.
  • In march the climate is beautiful. In average, on the morning it is 22°C and it rains about 7% of the time in march.
  • Between the months of april and september the climate is not good, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 33°C in average.
  • In october the climate is favorable. The record temperature this month is 37°C and, in october, 10 days of rain are expected.
  • In november the climate is perfect. In average, on the morning it is 19°C.
  • In the month of december the climate is favorable. At lunchtime, it's 30°C in average and, in december, 2 days of rain are expected.

Chiang Mai : 27 12 2012



Chart: temperature and rainfall in Chiang Mai

The chart below allows you to look at the following seasonal norms for the city of Chiang Mai: minimum and maximum temperatures, and the monthly volume of precipitation for each month of the year.

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