Average weather in May in Luang Prabang (Luang Prabang), Laos

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Luang Prabang in May is 23.0°C (73.4°F). May falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 161mm (6.3in). It rains on average a total of 13 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 34.0°C (93.2°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 185 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Luang Prabang should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 23 °C
Max Temperature 34 °C
Chance of Rain 43%
Precipitation 161mm
Rainy Days 13
Sunshine Hours 185

Where to stay in Luang Prabang

What To Do

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

Swimming
7/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Luang Prabang (Luang Prabang)

FRI Jan 21
23°C | 10°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SAT Jan 22
26°C | 12°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SUN Jan 23
30°C | 11°C
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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