Climate of Thailand

    Thailand has has a tropical climate with a high degree of humidity. Average temperature is 30'C., varying from 32.5'C to 23.7'C. There are three seasons : hot, rainy, and cool. The hot season, from March to May. From June to October the country is visited by the southwest monsoons bringing billowing clounds and cool showers. The cool season, from November to February, would be better named "warm" season. If you are have to visit Thailand during the hotter months you could escape the oppressive humidity by going to a hill resort such as Khao Yai or by making a trip to Chiengmai, which has a lower humidity and is usually, but not always, cooler. In Chiengmai the temperature drops considerably after sunset.