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What is the weather like in Luang Prabang?

Luang Prabang Weather It's easy enough to dismiss Laos as having just one type of weather: hot. The old expat joke goes that "Laos has four seasons; hot, hot, hot, and hot." This is almost true, but not entirely. In fact, Laos has three distinct seasons. There is definitely a best time of year to visit the country. Plan your trip around the weather.

What is the weather like in Luang Prabang, Laos? Read on!


Hot Season Summer; March-June The hottest part of the year is in April and May. This is when Pi Mai, the annual traditional Lao new year takes place.

During the summer, temperatures are HOT! The sky is generally clear and brightly sunny with very hot and humid daily weather.

Temperatures during the summer in Luang Prabang average around 27-30 degrees C.
Rainy Season
Monsoon Season; July-October During the appropriately-named rainy season, it storms nearly every day. Be prepared for some flooding! The storms come on suddenly and strongly, sometimes ending quickly, oth…

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