The best times to visit Naypyidaw for ideal weather are

December 10th to February 4th

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 Naypyidaw

Temperature

Average temperatures in Naypyidaw vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for most of the year with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 32nd 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 Naypyidaw, the hottest months are April, May, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid April where highs are regularly around 103.2°F (39.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 79.2°F (26.2°C) at night.

Naypyidaw Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Naypyidaw 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.

Naypyidaw Perceived Temperature (F)

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Naypyidaw Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Naypyidaw 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

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 88.1 76.2 62.7
Feb 93.2 79.5 62.6
Mar 100.7 87.9 71.1
Apr 101 90.7 77.5
May 98.7 89.7 78
Jun 93.4 85.4 76.2
Jul 88.2 82.8 75.5
Aug 88.3 82.2 74.9
Sep 91.8 84.2 75.9
Oct 92.2 83.8 74.9
Nov 91.5 81.7 71.5
Dec 90.1 77.8 65

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 31.2 24.6 17.1
Feb 34 26.4 17
Mar 38.2 31.1 21.7
Apr 38.3 32.6 25.3
May 37.1 32.1 25.6
Jun 34.1 29.7 24.6
Jul 31.2 28.2 24.2
Aug 31.3 27.9 23.8
Sep 33.2 29 24.4
Oct 33.4 28.8 23.8
Nov 33.1 27.6 21.9
Dec 32.3 25.4 18.3

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Naypyidaw are January, February, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid July with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of July 16th.

When can you find snow in Naypyidaw? 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 Naypyidaw.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 0% 0 0
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 0% 0 0
Apr 2% 0 0.1
May 9% 0 1.5
Jun 12% 0 1.7
Jul 11% 0 1.1
Aug 3% 0 0.4
Sep 6% 0 2.3
Oct 0% 0 0
Nov 0% 0 0
Dec 0% 0 0

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 2 0 0.3
May 9 0 3.8
Jun 12 0 4.3
Jul 11 0 2.8
Aug 3 0 1
Sep 6 0 5.8
Oct 0 0 0
Nov 0 0 0
Dec 0 0 0

 

Humidity and Wind

Naypyidaw has some extremely humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is March (41.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (82.7%).

Wind in Naypyidaw is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is June, followed by February and March. June’s average wind speed of around 2.4 knots (2.7 MPH or 4.4 KPH) is considered “light air.” 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 4.8 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 1.1 Barely noticeable 2.5 Barely noticeable
Feb 1.8 Barely noticeable 3.7 Barely noticeable
Mar 1.8 Barely noticeable 3.7 Barely noticeable
Apr 1.8 Barely noticeable 3.4 Barely noticeable
May 1.7 Barely noticeable 3.2 Barely noticeable
Jun 2.4 Barely noticeable 3.9 Barely noticeable
Jul 1.7 Barely noticeable 3.3 Barely noticeable
Aug 1.4 Barely noticeable 2.8 Barely noticeable
Sep 1.4 Barely noticeable 2.7 Barely noticeable
Oct 1.1 Barely noticeable 2.4 Barely noticeable
Nov 1.3 Barely noticeable 2.8 Barely noticeable
Dec 1.4 Barely noticeable 2.8 Barely noticeable

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 53.7%
Feb 41.6%
Mar 41.4%
Apr 50.6%
May 60.1%
Jun 73.7%
Jul 82%
Aug 82.7%
Sep 77.7%
Oct 71.2%
Nov 66.9%
Dec 55.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Naypyidaw?

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 Myanmar; 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 Sep 27, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Naypyidaw, Myanmar is March, followed by May and April. 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 Naypyidaw in December. 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 59.2 in December means 59.2% of the tourists vs. March.

 

 

Overall Naypyidaw Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very warm. Highs range from 103.2°F (39.6°C) and 97.2°F (36.2°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 3 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 1 to 4 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Naypyidaw, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 94.2°F (34.6°C) and 89.7°F (32.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 2 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Naypyidaw to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 99.9°F (37.7°C) and 82.9°F (28.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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