phuket weather

Phuket Weather

The Phuket weather is characterized by its tropical monsoon climate. It is warm all the year round, but the period April-May is the hottest. The September-October period is marked to be the monsoon in Phuket's weather calender.

The year-round temperature in Phuket's weather varies between 21ºC - 34ºC. Water temperatures range from 26ºC - 28ºC, which means wetsuits are not required to enjoy the water sports. The northeast monsoon season, roughly from November till April, brings consistently sunny weather, cool breezes and low humidity, with moderate seas breeze. The southwest monsoon dominates from May till October of the Phuket's weather - the rainiest and most unpredictable, alongwith frequent swells off the Indian Ocean.

The best time to visit Phuket is during the cool NE monsoon season of thw Phuket's weather calander - from November though March, when it isn't so humid, and the cool breezes keep things comfortable. The average temperature of Phuket's weather is around 75ºF to 89ºF (24ºC to 32ºC). The hottest time is from April through May, with temperatures ranging from 80ºF to 95ºF (27ºC to 36ºC). There are frequent heavy thundershowers, offering welcome relief from the heat and humidity Characterizes the Phuket's weather. The Thai New Year occurs on April 13th and everyone sprinkles cool water on each other as a custom, no wonder its such joy, fun !

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