Best Time To Visit Chiang Rai

Are you looking for the best time to visit Chiang Rai? The best time to visit Chiang Rai is from October to February. Chiang Rai is characterized by a tropical wet and dry climate with warm winters and slightly warmer summers. Rainfall experienced is seasonal but the temperature variations are not too major. Average annual temperature is around 24 – 25 degree Celsius.

Seasons in Chiang Rai

  • Rainy Season: A lot of rainfall can be expected in the months of May to October. August is usually the wettest month of the year. Temperature is around 26 – 27 degree Celsius and doesn’t vary much.
  • Dry Season: November to April is almost rainless, with only a few surprise showers in between. The temperature may drop down to 20 degree Celsius in January and February, but remains the same rest of the year.

The best time to visit Chiang Rai is during the cooler winter months which are almost rainless which is from October to February. This ensures that the weather is not very humid and it is easy to go outdoors for sightseeing. The rainy season is an off season and a visit should be avoided in those months.

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Mostly cloudy until afternoon.

Wind:0.53 m/s

Humidity:79%

Precipitation:0%

  • Tue 18 Dec
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    Clear throughout the day.

  • Wed 19 Dec
    86 | 64

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Thu 20 Dec
    86 | 63

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

  • Fri 21 Dec
    89 | 59

    Partly cloudy starting in the evening.

  • Sat 22 Dec
    86 | 56

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 23 Dec
    85 | 59

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

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Jan

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Feb

Average temperature: 73℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Mar

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Apr

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 64℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

May

Average temperature: 81℉

Minimum temperature: 68℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Jun

Average temperature: 81℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Jul

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Aug

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Sep

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Oct

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 59℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Nov

Average temperature: 75℉

Minimum temperature: 59℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Dec

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Highest temperature in Chiang Rai is recorded as 98.6℉ in March, April and May.

Lowest temperature in Chiang Rai is recorded as 53.6℉ in February and December.

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Jan

Average Rain: 0.6 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 6.22 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 0.8 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 18.59 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 10.48 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 224.52 mm

May

Average Rain: 13.08 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 153.31 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 13.05 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 105.28 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 28.57 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 216.77 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 27.12 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 275.6 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 19.67 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 134.72 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 4.79 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 29.44 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 1.08 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 7.74 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 0.1 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 3.11 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Chiang Rai is 275.6 mm in August.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Chiang Rai is February.

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Jan

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 75%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Feb

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 59%

Maximum Humidity: 78%

Mar

Average Humidity: 61%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 78%

Apr

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

May

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 63%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Jun

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 75%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Jul

Average Humidity: 89%

Minimum Humidity: 80%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Aug

Average Humidity: 89%

Minimum Humidity: 82%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Sep

Average Humidity: 89%

Minimum Humidity: 82%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Oct

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 78%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Nov

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Dec

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 73%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Most humid month in Chiang Rai is August.

Least humid month in Chiang Rai is March.

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