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Bangkok Weather

Current conditions at Bangkok (Don Mueang):

Scattered Clouds 33°C
Humidity: 63%
Winds: Calm
Visibility: 10.0 km

Last Updated on August 21, 5:00 PM +07

 
The Thais divide the year into three seasons: the cool season, hot season, and rainy season. For most westerners, this translates to "hot," "really hot," and "really hot and wet." Temperatures rarely drop below 25° C (70° F). See the banner below for current conditions. Visit Weather Underground for more details.

Five-Day Bangkok Forecast

Monday
Chance of a Thunderstorm
32°C / 26°C
Chance of a Thunderstorm
80% Chance of Rain
Tuesday
Chance of a Thunderstorm
33°C / 26°C
Chance of a Thunderstorm
80% Chance of Rain
Wednesday
Chance of a Thunderstorm
32°C / 26°C
Chance of a Thunderstorm
60% Chance of Rain
Thursday
Chance of a Thunderstorm
33°C / 26°C
Chance of a Thunderstorm
60% Chance of Rain
Friday
Chance of Rain
33°C / 26°C
Chance of Rain
80% Chance of Rain
Saturday
Thunderstorm
32°C / 26°C
Thunderstorm
80% Chance of Rain

The cool season runs from December to March, although there's usually just one week in December when temperatures are actually comfortable. The heat starts to increase soon after the new year and by April or May it can be almost unbearably hot and humid. During the rainy season the downpours can be extremely heavy, but generally only last for an hour or so in the afternoon.
 

Average Monthly Highs & Lows for Bangkok (°C)

Bangkok Temps

The rainy season, which coincides with the European and North American summers, is not an entirely bad time to visit. The rain cools down the temperatures a bit and cleans the air quite nicely. With the high temperatures, the rain is not exactly cold. Sometimes it can be like a warm shower.
 

Average Monthly Rainfall in Bangkok (in mm.)

Bangkok Rain
 

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