Climate and Weather
In general, weather is hot year-round with only minor variations. Temperatures range from 18° to 38 °C (64° to 100 °F) and experiences tropical monsoons.
Southwest monsoons blow inland bringing moisture-laden winds from the Gulf of Thailand and Indian Ocean from May to October. The northeast monsoon ushers in the dry season, which lasts from November to March. The heaviest precipitation is from September to October with the driest period occurring from January to February. There are two distinct seasons. The rainy season, which runs from May to October, can see temperatures rise up to 40 °C (104 °F) around April and is generally accompanied with high humidity.T he dry season lasts from November to April when temperatures can drop to 22 °C (72 °F). The best months to visit are November to January when temperatures and humidity are lower.