Climate of Phuket
Phuket has a tropical monsoon climate. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for Phuket is 29° degrees and there is about 1465 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 74 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 7.
Climate averages for the whole year
- Day: the average daily temperature during the day is between 29°C and 30°C
- Night:the average nighttime temperature is between 25°C and 28°C
- Sea temperature: the sea temperature is between 29°C and 31°C
- Rain: it rains 272 days and there is a total of approximately 1465 mm rainfall
- Sun hours: throughout the year there are 3191 sun hours
|Maximum temperature:||between 29°C and 30°C|
|Warmest month:||30°C in February|
|Coldest month:||29°C in January|
|Night temperature:||between 25°C and 28°C|
|Sea temperature:||between 29°C and 31°C|
|Dry days:||93 days|
|Days with rain:||272 days|
|Days with snow:||0 days|
|Total rain sum:||1465 mm|
|Hours of sunshine:||3191 hours|
This graph shows the average maximum temperature (red) and minimum temperature (blue) for Phuket.
This graph shows the average amount of rainfall per month for Phuket.
Climate table of Phuket
In this climate table you can see at a glance what the average weather per month is for Phuket. The data has been collected over a 30-year period, from which an average per month has been derived. From year to year the differences may be larger or smaller, but with this climate table you have a good idea of what the weather for Phuket might be like in a given month.
|Day temp. (°C)||29||30||30||30||30||29||29||29||29||29||29||29|
|Night temp. (°C)||25||26||27||28||28||28||28||27||27||27||27||26|
|Water temp. (°C)||29||29||30||31||31||30||30||29||30||30||30||29|
|Days with rain||20||14||21||26||26||22||24||23||25||23||25||23|
|Sun hours per day||9||10||9||9||9||8||8||9||8||8||8||9|
|Wind force (Bft)||3||3||3||2||3||3||3||3||3||3||3||3|
Best time to visit Phuket
The best time to visit Phuket in Thailand is from January through March. In this period you have a warm temperature and little precipitation. The highest average temperature in Phuket is 30°C in February and the lowest is 29°C in January. The average water temperature is around 30°C.
Climate of Phuket by month
What is the average climate in a given month for Phuket? Click on a month to see all monthly averages for sunshine, maximum and minimum temperatures, percent chance of rain per day, snowfall and number of rainy days.
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