Average Weather during January in Chiang Rai (Chiang Rai Province), Thailand

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Chiang Rai in January is 13.0°C (55.4°F). January is a dry month with an average of 9mm (0.4in) rain. This makes it the driest month of the year. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 28.6°C (83.48°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Chiang Rai with 273 hours of sun.


So what to wear in January? Visitors traveling to Chiang Rai might want to wear dresses, tops, T-shirts and skirts made of cotton or linen. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day.

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

Monthly Averages

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 13 °C
Max Temperature 28 °C
Chance of Rain 4%
Precipitation 9mm
Rainy Days 1
Sunshine Hours 273

Where to stay in Chiang Rai

What To Do

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

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Barbeque
10/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

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