Weather in April in Thailand

Many people wonder what the weather conditions are in April in Thailand. Is this month a good time to go to Thailand? To answer that question we created this page with all the information you need.

What is the weather like in Thailand in April?

The weather in Thailand in April ranges from poor to pleasant depending on the destination.

In April the average maximum daytime temperatures are very warm and range from 32°C (90°F) in Ko Samui to 38°C (101°F) in Kanchanaburi. It is one of the warmest months of the year, so be prepared and make sure to dress lightly.

Precipitation ranges from moderate in Hua Hin with 44mm (1.7inch) rainfall to high in Ranong with 155mm (6.1inch) rainfall. In general it is also a sunny month with an average of 257 hours of sunshine in Bangkok during the whole month.

We invite you to have a look at the map below to find out more about the different weather conditions per location in Thailand.

Where to go in Thailand in April

Find the average weather conditions in April for the most popular destinations in Thailand on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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 / 3.5inch a month).

Popular destinations in Thailand

What is the weather like in April for the 5 most popular destinations in Thailand?

Average weather in Bangkok

In April Bangkok generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 36°C (96°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 27°C (81°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Bangkok
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
35°C / 94°F 
26°C / 79°F 
269 hours 
45mm / 1.8inch 
3 days 
36°C / 96°F 
27°C / 81°F 
257 hours 
92mm / 3.6inch 
6 days 
May   >> May
>>  
34°C / 94°F 
26°C / 79°F 
216 hours 
250mm / 9.8inch 
16 days 
poor 
Climate in Bangkok

Average weather in Chiang Mai

In April Chiang Mai generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 36°C (98°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 23°C (73°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are poor that month.

Chiang Mai
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
35°C / 95°F 
20°C / 67°F 
295 hours 
18mm / 0.7inch 
2 days 
36°C / 98°F 
23°C / 73°F 
280 hours 
59mm / 2.3inch 
7 days 
poor 
May   >> May
>>  
34°C / 93°F 
24°C / 75°F 
199 hours 
158mm / 6.2inch 
15 days 
Climate in Chiang Mai

Average weather in Patong Beach

In April Patong Beach generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 34°C (93°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 25°C (77°F) and high monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are unpleasant that month.

Patong Beach
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
34°C / 93°F 
24°C / 75°F 
210 hours 
75mm / 3inch 
6 days 
34°C / 93°F 
25°C / 77°F 
183 hours 
142mm / 5.6inch 
12 days 
May   >> May
>>  
33°C / 91°F 
25°C / 77°F 
151 hours 
260mm / 10inch 
19 days 
poor 
Climate in Patong Beach

Average weather in Hua Hin

In April Hua Hin generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 34°C (93°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C (79°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Hua Hin
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
32°C / 90°F 
25°C / 76°F 
276 hours 
54mm / 2.1inch 
3 days 
34°C / 93°F 
26°C / 79°F 
240 hours 
44mm / 1.7inch 
4 days 
May   >> May
>>  
34°C / 93°F 
26°C / 79°F 
195 hours 
111mm / 4.4inch 
13 days 
Climate in Hua Hin

Average weather in Pattaya South

In April Pattaya South generally has very warm temperatures with maximum daytime temperatures around 33°C (91°F), minimum nighttime temperatures around 26°C (79°F) and moderate monthly rainfall. So on average the conditions are tolerable that month.

Pattaya South
Max temperature Max temp
Min temperature Min temp
Monthly sun hours Sun hours
Monthly rainfall Rainfall
Monthly rainy days Rainy days
Weather conditions Weather
<<   March March
<<  
32°C / 90°F 
26°C / 78°F 
249 hours 
55mm / 2.2inch 
5 days 
33°C / 91°F 
26°C / 79°F 
205 hours 
64mm / 2.5inch 
4 days 
May   >> May
>>  
33°C / 91°F 
26°C / 80°F 
157 hours 
150mm / 5.9inch 
12 days 
Climate in Pattaya South

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Is April the best time to go to Thailand?

In our opinion April is not the best time to visit Thailand with commonly unpleasant weather in Bangkok.

On average the best time to visit Thailand is in January and December with generally perfect weather in Bangkok. The worst months are May, August, September and October that can have poor weather conditions.

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