The best times to visit Ban Laem for ideal weather are

November 26th to April 15th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.


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Weather in Ban Laem

Temperature

Average temperatures in Ban Laem vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 14th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Ban Laem, the hottest months are April, May, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid April where highs are regularly around 94.1°F (34.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 78.9°F (26.1°C) at night.

Ban Laem Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Ban Laem Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Ban Laem Perceived Temperature (F)

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Ban Laem Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Ban Laem Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan86.678.570.2
Feb88.881.874.5
Mar90.883.976.9
Apr93.285.878.1
May93.785.879.2
Jun92.785.179.1
Jul91.78478.2
Aug91.984.178.3
Sep91.383.477.5
Oct89.582.576.5
Nov8981.674.7
Dec87.779.371.5

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan30.325.821.2
Feb31.627.723.6
Mar32.728.824.9
Apr3429.925.6
May34.329.926.2
Jun33.729.526.2
Jul33.228.925.7
Aug33.328.925.7
Sep32.928.625.3
Oct31.928.124.7
Nov31.727.623.7
Dec30.926.321.9


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Ban Laem are February, December, and then January. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid January. For example, on the week of January 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid September with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of September 10th.

When can you find snow in Ban Laem? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Ban Laem.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Ban Laem (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan3%00.7
Feb2%00.1
Mar5%01.7
Apr9%01.8
May25%04.6
Jun26%03.2
Jul27%04.1
Aug23%03.9
Sep36%05.1
Oct42%012.1
Nov14%03.5
Dec2%00.3

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan301.8
Feb200.3
Mar504.3
Apr904.6
May25011.7
Jun2608.1
Jul27010.4
Aug2309.9
Sep36013
Oct42030.7
Nov1408.9
Dec200.8

 

Humidity and Wind

Ban Laem has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is December (64.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is October (76.9%).

Wind in Ban Laem is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and April. March’s average wind speed of around 7.1 knots (8.1 MPH or 13.1 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 14.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Ban Laem.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan4.5Light breeze10.1Gentle breeze
Feb5.8Light breeze11.7Significant breeze
Mar7.1Gentle breeze13.9Gentle breeze
Apr5.8Light breeze13.1Significant breeze
May4.4Light breeze11.3Gentle breeze
Jun4.1Light breeze10.8Gentle breeze
Jul3.8Barely noticeable10.3Gentle breeze
Aug3.6Barely noticeable10.1Gentle breeze
Sep3.2Barely noticeable9.3Gentle breeze
Oct3.3Barely noticeable8.9Gentle breeze
Nov4.6Light breeze10Gentle breeze
Dec5Light breeze10.6Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan65.4%
Feb71.8%
Mar71.1%
Apr69.9%
May69.7%
Jun69.6%
Jul70.3%
Aug70.1%
Sep73.3%
Oct76.9%
Nov69.6%
Dec64.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Ban Laem?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Thailand; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Ban Laem, Thailand is January, followed by October and August. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Ban Laem in May. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 64.5 in May means 64.5% of the tourists vs. January.


Overall Ban Laem Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very warm. Highs range from 94.1°F (34.5°C) and 89.9°F (32.2°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 2 to 8 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 7 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Ban Laem, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 91.9°F (33.3°C) and 88.1°F (31.2°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 13 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Ban Laem to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 89.9°F (32.2°C) and 86.3°F (30.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

 

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