Thailand weather & when to go: August

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August weather top tip

Whilst far from their peak, certainly stay on the east of the peninsular for the best of the beach conditions.


August Overview

Rainfall across much of Thailand starts to peak with Chiang Mai and the north usually receiving its heaviest rainfall of the year. Temperatures continue to fall although humidity will remain high (avg temp: 26 - 30 °C).

Conditions on the beaches and islands of the Thai peninsular will vary. The west side of the peninsular is receiving its heaviest rainfall of the year (avg temp: 27 °C) whilst on the east whilst there will be rainfall, although early in the month this will be far lower (avg temp: 27 °C).

As September approaches the rainfall will increase with Hua Hin and nearby beaches usually providing the best of the beach conditions across the country.

Where's the
sun and sand?

sun and sand

Hua Hin, Pranburi, Cha Am, (Koh Samui)

Key Festivals & Religious Ceremonies

Mother's Day

Mother's Day

Marks the birthday of The Queen Regent of Thailand.

See Thailand’s weather in other months