Monsoon in Myanmar

Myanmar has a tropical climate with seasonal changes dictated by the monsoon winds. The southwest monsoon starting to arrive in late May, bringing with it rain and humidity through to early October.

As the month progresses, the rainfall begins to peak throughout much of the country but the days remain warm with average temperatures ranging from 22°C to 27°C.

The central plains to the south of Mandalay including the enchanting area of Bagan remain the driest region of the country with temperatures in the low to mid 30’s°C and rainfall relatively minimal.