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Best time to visit Hat Yai, Thailand

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The best time to visit Hat Yai is February

Based on a number of criteria such as the weather conditions, cost of flights and hotels, peak travel seasons and much more, February is the best time to go to Hat Yai.

In summer, the average maximum temperature is around 33℃ (92℉), but temperatures can sometimes reach as high as 35℃ (95℉) on the hottest days of the year. In the colder months such as January, temperatures usually get down to an average minimum of 22℃ (72℉).

If you’re keen to see the sights of Hat Yai during the day, the sun stays up the longest around March. You don’t want to get wet on your holiday, do you? Well if you’re trying to avoid the rain, then steer clear of Hat Yai in November. Head over there in February instead if you want to increase your chances of not being rained on.

By the time you finish reading below, you’ll know everything you need to know about the best time to travel to Hat Yai. Once you’re ready, we’ve even provided all the tools you’ll ever need to help you book your travel!

Warmest month

May

Least rainfall

February

Most daylight

March

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Hat Yai seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Hat Yai as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Hat Yai is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

SeasonMonths
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Hat Yai

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Hat Yai for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Hat Yai climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Hat Yai for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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OCT
NOV
DEC

Hat Yai in January

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (78℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average humidity: 83%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 47mm (2") over 19 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
19 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in January, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Hat Yai in February

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 32℃ (89℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 23mm (1") over 10 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
10 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in February, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays pretty warm most of the time.


Hat Yai in March

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 33℃ (92℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 55mm (2") over 16 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
16 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in March, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays pretty warm most of the time.


Hat Yai in April

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 33℃ (92℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 126mm (5") over 25 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in April, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Hat Yai in May

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average high temperature: 33℃ (92℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 147mm (6") over 26 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
26 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in May, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Hat Yai in June

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 33℃ (91℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 79mm (3") over 20 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
20 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in June, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Hat Yai in July

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 33℃ (91℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (74℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 10 days
  • Average rainfall: 55mm (2") over 19 days
10 days
of pure sunshine
19 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in July, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Hat Yai in August

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 33℃ (91℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (74℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 69mm (3") over 22 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
22 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in August, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Hat Yai in September

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 32℃ (89℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (74℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 100mm (4") over 24 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
24 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in September, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.

Hat Yai in October

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 168mm (7") over 27 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
27 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in October, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Hat Yai in November

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (74℉)
  • Average humidity: 85%
  • Average sunny days: 1 days
  • Average rainfall: 186mm (7") over 27 days
1 days
of pure sunshine
27 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in November, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Hat Yai in December

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average humidity: 85%
  • Average sunny days: 3 days
  • Average rainfall: 104mm (4") over 25 days
3 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Hat Yai in December, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Hat Yai is usually May, where temperatures tend to rise to around 33℃ (92℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Hat Yai is generally around February. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in February first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Hat Yai is generally around November, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of November too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Hat Yai, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in March are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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