Climate and Average Weather in Myanmar (Burma)

Myanmar has a tropical monsoon climate. Which means it is characterized by strong monsoon influences and it has a high rate of rainfall. It also experiences a considerable amount of sun, however the high humidity makes it sometimes feel quite uncomfortable. The annual average temperature ranges from 22 degrees Celsius (72° Fahrenheit) to 27 degrees Celsius (81° Fahrenheit) year-round.

There are three distinct seasons in Myanmar: The cold and dry season, from November to February, with average monthly temperatures that range between 20°C (68°F) and 24°C (75°F). The hot-dry season is from March to April with average monthly temperatures between 30°C (86°F) and 35°C (95°F). The wet season between May and October with an average temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 30°C (86°F).

Annual rainfall in the delta region is approximately 2,500 millimeters ( (98.4 inch), while average annual rainfall in the dry zone is less than 1,000 millimeters (39.3 inch), the coastal regions receive over 5,000 millimeters (196.8 inch) of rain annually.

The best time to visit Myanmar is from December to March. It is then mostly dry, very sunny and pleasantly warm, although it can get very warm inland in March.

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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
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