Average weather in May in Patong Beach (Phuket Province), Thailand

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Patong Beach in May is 25.0°C (77°F). May falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 260mm (10.2in). It rains on average a total of 19 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 33.0°C (91.4°F). This makes May the hottest month of the year. The sun will occasionally show itself with 151 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Patong Beach should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 30.0°C (86°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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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 33 °C
Water Temperature 30 °C
Chance of Rain 63%
Precipitation 260mm
Rainy Days 19
Sunshine Hours 151
* Climate data from: Phuket, Thailand (23 KM, 14 Miles).

Where to stay in Patong Beach

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
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Patong Beach (Phuket Province)

MON Aug 15
30°C | 27°C
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

TUE Aug 16
29°C | 27°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

WED Aug 17
29°C | 26°C
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

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