Myanmar weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Myanmar

The best time to visit in Myanmar is from January until May and September until December, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Myanmar is 37°C in April and the lowest is 28°C in January.

Myanmar has the semi-arid climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Myanmar or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Myanmar by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 28 32 35 37 34 30 28 29 30 31 30 28
Precipitation (mm) 9 1 2 21 81 152 196 170 135 83 12 3
Climate data from city: Naypyidaw

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14 day weather forecast Myanmar

The weather for in Myanmar will be around 29° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Myanmar is based on the weather conditions in the city of Naypyidaw.

Weather forecast this week

Monday 6 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
18°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
18°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 2
Wednesday 8 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
19°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
20°
1.8 mm 40% 1 m/s 2
Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
20°
0.1 mm 20% 1 m/s 2
Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
19°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 2
Sunday 12 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
19°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Monday 13 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
19°
0 mm 0% 1 m/s 2
Tuesday 14 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
18°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Wednesday 15 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Thursday 16 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Friday 17 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
17°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 2
Saturday 18 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
19°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Sunday 19 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
20°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 2

Climate Myanmar

Myanmar has the semi-arid climate prevailing. It is warm to hot all year round and trees don't grow here because of the drought. It consists mainly of sand with grasses and sometimes shrubs. The average annual temperature for Myanmar is 31° degrees and there is about 864 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 170 days a year with an average humidity of 69% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Myanmar

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 28 32 35 37 34 30 28 29 30 31 30 28
Night temp. (°C) 13 15 19 23 24 23 22 22 22 21 18 15
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 9 1 2 21 81 152 196 170 135 83 12 3
Days with rain 2 - 2 8 22 29 31 31 29 24 7 3
Dry days 29 28 29 22 9 1 - - 1 7 23 28
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 10 12 11 8 6 7 9 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1
UV-index 6 6 7 7 6 6 6 6 7 6 6 6
Climate data from city: Naypyidaw

Myanmar weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Myanmar? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Myanmar?

Myanmar lies in a straight line about 10,275 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Naypyidaw).

How long is the flight to Myanmar?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Myanmar is approximately 12 h. 50 min.

What are the largest airports in Myanmar?

These are the largest airports in Myanmar:

How many inhabitants are there in Myanmar?

Myanmar has approximately 53,370,609 inhabitants.

How big is Myanmar?

The area of Myanmar is around 676,578 km². It is slightly smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Myanmar?

The capital of Myanmar is Naypyidaw.

What is the currency of Myanmar?

In Myanmar the Myanmar kyat (MMK) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 6 December 2021

  • 1 Myanmar kyat = 84.53 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 0.012 Myanmar kyat
  • 10 Myanmar kyat = 845.29 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 0.12 Myanmar kyat
  • 100 Myanmar kyat = 8,452.88 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 1.18 Myanmar kyat

What is the area code of Myanmar?

The area code to call Myanmar is +95.