When is the best time to go to Koh Lanta?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Koh Lanta are January, February and March
  • On average, it is hot all year round
  • The rainiest months are June, July, August, September and October
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round


Annual weather in Koh Lanta

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

January 79°F/86°F
6.2in
February 79°F/86°F
2.8in
March 81°F/86°F
7.2in
April 83°F/88°F
11in
May 85°F/88°F
13.7in
June 85°F/86°F
16.4in
July 83°F/86°F
17.9in
August 83°F/86°F
17.6in
September 83°F/85°F
19.5in
October 83°F/86°F
15.8in
November 81°F/86°F
14.3in
December 81°F/86°F
9.7in


Weather and climate in Koh Lanta

Koh Lanta enjoys a tropical monsoon climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Koh Lanta is 86°F (ranging from 85°F in september to 88°F in may). Annual rainfall is 152in, with a minimum of 2.8in in february and a maximum of 19.5in in september.
  • In the month of january the climate is good. the thermometer goes up to 86°F°C and you can expect to have 6.2in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between the months of february and april the climate is correct. the thermometer goes up to 88°F°C and you can expect to have 11in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • From may to july the climate is bad. It is for example 86°F as maximum temperature in july and you can expect to have 17.9in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In the month of august the climate is correct. the thermometer goes up to 86°F°C and it rains in august about 17.6in.
  • Between the months of september and october the climate is bad. At lunchtime, it's 85°F in average.
  • Between november and december the climate is just OK. The record temperature this month is 88°F and, in december, 13 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Koh Lanta

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Koh Lanta: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature

Humidity


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Koh Lanta

Find out when Koh Lanta has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Koh Lanta

  • Very low season in Koh Lanta
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: May, June and September.
  • Low season in Koh Lanta
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: April, July, August and October.
  • High season in Koh Lanta
    The number of visitors to Koh Lanta is high in: March and November.
  • Peek season in Koh Lanta
    The largest number of tourists visiting Koh Lanta is during: January, February and December.

Figure: Visitor index for Koh Lanta month by month


Best time for low prices in Koh Lanta

Average prices of hotels in Koh Lanta month by month

Generally, September is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Koh Lanta. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, January is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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