Climate

The three seasons

The dry season
It extends from the beginning of October to the end of February. The temperatures vary between 23 °C and 30 °C . All the areas in the country are pleasant to visit. The high tourist season extends from December to January.
The hot season
It starts in March and ends in June. The areas of Mandalay and Bagan are especially hot.
The rainy season
It covers the months of June to October, with permanent rains between July and August in Rangoon and south east of Myanmar. However, the areas around Inle, Bagan and Mandalay are drier. This time offers good opportunities for cheap rates on hotels rooms, flight tickets, etc…

Temperatures

MonthJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Rangoon Temp.24°C26°C33°C36°C30°C28°C28°C28°C28°C30°C27°C24°C
Rangoon Pluies
0mm0mm20mm26mm360mm517mm482mm634mm375mm109mm11mm4mm
Mandalay / Bagan28°C30°C35°C37°C36°C33°C33°C32°C32°C30°C29°C28°C
Heho21°C23°C26°C28°C26°C23°C23°C22°C23°C23°C22°C20°C

Best time to travel

The best season to travel in Myanmar extends from October to March. During the dry season, the temperatures are not too hot and all the areas of the country are pleasant to visit. January and December are the peak tourist periods.