Luang Prabang weather in December (Luang Prabang, Laos)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in December. The average maximum daytime temperature in Luang Prabang in December lies at 23.2°C (73.76°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 12.7°C (54.86°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

December is a dry month with an average of 12mm (0.5 inches) of rain. This makes it the driest month of the year. There are generally around 6 rainy days. The sun will show itself now and again, with 174 hours of sunshine during the entire month. December is known as one of the best months to visit Luang Prabang.


Luang Prabang, monthly averages in December

Show in Fahrenheit
Min Temperature 12 °C  
Max Temperature 23 °C  
Chance of Rain 21%  
Precipitation 12mm  
Rainy days 6 days  
Humidity 85% *  
Sunshine 174 hrs *  

Where to stay in Luang Prabang

Where to go in Laos in December

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

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
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 to wear in December? For visitors traveling to Luang Prabang we recommend wearing layers. So maybe a skirt, t-shirt, shorts for during the day and jeans and a warm jacket for some days and evenings. At night it tends to cool off so best to pack some warm nightwear as well.

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?

Weather and Climate provides you with all the information you need about the climate in Luang Prabang.

Our site offers climate and forecast data for almost all countries in the world. Are you going to Laos? On this website you can find historical weather averages for many cities in Laos. Not sure yet where to go? We now have a tool which suggests which destination suits your ideal climate conditions. Find out where to go with our weather planner.