Kanchanaburi weather in May (Kanchanaburi Province, Thailand)

This month is known as an extremely hot month. Even in the evening it is hot and steamy. The average maximum daytime temperature in Kanchanaburi in May lies at 36.0°C (96.8°F). The average minimum temperature is 25.8°C (78.44°F) (usually the minimum temperature is noted at night).

The amount of rain during this month is high with an average of 147mm (5.8in). It rains an average of 13 days of the month. The sun will occasionally show itself with 155 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Kanchanaburi should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths 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 25 °C
Max Temperature 36 °C
Chance of Rain 43%
Precipitation 147mm
Rainy Days 13
Sunshine Hours 155

Where to stay in Kanchanaburi

Where to go in Thailand in May

Find out more about the weather in Thailand in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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).

What To Do

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

Swimming
7/10
Camping
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Kanchanaburi (Kanchanaburi Province)

Thu   Feb 02
36°C | 21°C
E 11 km/h
almost clear and no rain

almost clear and no rain

Fri   Feb 03
36°C | 22°C
E 7 km/h
0 mm
half cloudy and no rain

half cloudy and no rain

Sat   Feb 04
35°C | 23°C
E 11 km/h
11 mm
half cloudy and thunder

half cloudy and thunder

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