Bangkok weather in December (Bangkok Province, Thailand)

What can you expect from the weather in Bangkok during December? Check out this comprehensive weather guide.

In Bangkok the weather in December is generally perfect, with very high temperatures and low rainfall. Anticipate daytime temperatures around 33°C (show in °F), while night temperatures can drop to 23°C. On average, it features the lowest temperatures of the year but it is still a warm month.

Bangkok in December usually receives low rainfall, averaging around 11 mm (show in inches) for the month. It is the driest month of the year. For those who prefer outdoor activities, it's a great time to explore without the huge concern of sudden downpours. Delving into the climate records from the past 30 years, one can predict that nearly 1 day of the month will see rainfall.

With around 262 hours of sunshine, the weather here is mostly sunny. It gives a pleasant and vibrant feel to the area.

If you're inclined towards comfortable temperatures and drier conditions, December is a prime time to visit Bangkok. January and December typically offer the best weather. While April, May, June and September tend to showcase less optimal conditions.

For an in-depth look at the yearly weather and climate conditions, visit our specialized Bangkok climate page with graphs.


Bangkok, monthly averages in December

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 22.7°C  
Max Temperature 32.8°C  
Chance of Rain 4%  
Precipitation 11 mm  
Rainy days 1 day  
Humidity 68%  
Windspeed 4 km/h  
Sunshine 262 hours  
Percentage Sunshine  

Where to go in Thailand in December

Find out more about the weather in Thailand in December and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So, what should you wear in Bangkok in December?

​ It's going to be warm! Consider airy clothing, t-shirts, and other summer clothes. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool. ​ ​

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in December.

Outdoor sports

Interested in more climate information?

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