Climate and Average Weather in Cambodia

Cambodia is located in Southeast Asia, in the tropical zone, just 10-13 degrees north of the equator. Like most of Southeast Asia, Cambodia is warm to hot year round and the climate is dominated by the annual monsoon cycle with its alternating a wet and dry season. The rainy season starts in April or May and continues until November.

The best travel period for a holiday in Cambodia is therefore from December to early April. However March and April can be seriously hot, which actually makes December til February the best time to visit Cambodia. It is then dry, tropically warm and mostly sunny. The real heat starts mid or the end of February.

Interested in more detailed Weather and Climate information?
Please select the city below you wish to travel to, or the one closest to your destination. Each selected city will show you the following graphs:
1. Average minimum and maximum temperatures over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow etc)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
On certain pages we also offer other historical weather data like humidity, wind speed and water temperature.

Popular places in Cambodia

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Regions in Cambodia