What’s the weather like in Thailand in October?
October marks the beginning of the dry season in Thailand, with slightly cooler temperatures compared to the previous months. The country experiences predominantly warm and sunny weather during this time, making it a popular destination for tourists.
Average Daily Temperatures
During October, the temperatures in Thailand range from around 24°C (75°F) in the northern and central regions to about 28°C (82°F) in the southern coastal areas. Although the temperatures are slightly cooler than the summer months, it is still considered warm and pleasant across the country.
Sunshine and Rainfall
Thailand experiences an average of 6 to 8 hours of sunshine per day in October. This abundance of sunshine allows for enjoyable outdoor activities and beach visits. Rainfall is relatively low during this month, with occasional short showers in certain regions. The southern parts, such as Phuket and Koh Samui, may experience slightly higher rainfall due to their tropical climate, but it is still possible to enjoy clear skies and sunny days.