Thailand

What is there to do on a rainy day in Bangkok?

What is there to do on a rainy day in Bangkok?
  1. Is it worth going to Thailand in rainy season?
  2. Which month is rainy season in Bangkok?
  3. Does it always rain in Phuket?
  4. How rainy is Thailand in August?
  5. What is considered rude in Thailand?
  6. Is Bangkok dirty?
  7. Is Bangkok a poor city?

Is it worth going to Thailand in rainy season?

It is absolutely worth going to Thailand any time, but also in rainy season. It rarely rains all day, and usually the day is warm and sunny most of the day, then when it does rain it is short and sharp storms... which cool things off nicely.

Which month is rainy season in Bangkok?

Monsoon season officially occurs from May to October, though rainfall starts to spike come April. Temperatures during this time rarely dip below 90 degrees during the day, and rain showers do little to cool things down.

Does it always rain in Phuket?

The climate of Phuket is tropical, hot all year round, with a rainy season due to the southwest monsoon, which lasts from May to October, and a dry season from December to March. In April, before the monsoon, there is a certain increase in showers.

How rainy is Thailand in August?

During August, the rains can be sporadic and unpredictable. The average temperature in Thailand in August is 29°C (84°F), and the average precipitation in the major tourist destinations is a moderate 181 mm (7 in) for the month.

What is considered rude in Thailand?

Don't point your feet: Pointing your feet at someone, raising your feet higher than someone's head, or simply putting your feet on a desk or chair are considered extremely rude in Thailand. The bottoms of the feet are dirty: don't show them to people! Avoid pointing feet at Buddhas in and outside of temples.

Is Bangkok dirty?

Bangkok is not a dirty city; it is just a city. The overwhelming majority of cities of comparable size have a mix of very clean areas and areas that are not so clean.

Is Bangkok a poor city?

As of 2014, 10.5 percent of Bangkok's population lives below the national poverty line. Over the last 30 years, poverty in Thailand has reduced from 67 percent to 7.2 percent in 2015. The World Bank calls Thailand a great developmental success.

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