Cambodia weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Cambodia

The best time to visit in Cambodia is from January until August and November and December, when you will have a warm or hot temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Cambodia is 36°C in March and the lowest is 31°C in October.

Cambodia has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Cambodia or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Cambodia by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 32 35 36 35 35 33 32 33 32 31 31 31
Precipitation (mm) 15 13 39 103 121 102 82 95 150 159 67 33
Climate data from city: Phnom Penh

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14 day weather forecast Cambodia

The weather for in Cambodia will be 30° till 33° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

The weather forecast for Cambodia is based on the weather conditions in the city of Phnom Penh.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
24°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 4
Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
25°
1.8 mm 40% 3 m/s 4
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
24°
17.6 mm 85% 1 m/s 7
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
25°
31.9 mm 90% 1 m/s 7
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
24°
15.7 mm 85% 3 m/s 3
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
23°
5.2 mm 65% 1 m/s 5
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
25°
3.6 mm 55% 2 m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
26°
2.6 mm 45% 2 m/s 7
Thursday 30 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
26°
2.3 mm 45% 3 m/s 4
Friday 1 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
25°
1.7 mm 35% 3 m/s 4
Saturday 2 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
27°
1.1 mm 25% 3 m/s 7
Sunday 3 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
26°
3.2 mm 50% 3 m/s 3
Monday 4 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
25°
1.6 mm 35% 2 m/s 3
Tuesday 5 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
25°
6.7 mm 70% 2 m/s 4

Climate Cambodia

Cambodia has the tropical savanna climate prevailing. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Cambodia is 33° degrees and there is about 978 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 119 days a year with an average humidity of 71% and an UV-index of 7.

Climate table of Cambodia

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 32 35 36 35 35 33 32 33 32 31 31 31
Night temp. (°C) 22 23 25 26 26 25 25 25 25 25 24 22
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 15 13 39 103 121 102 82 95 150 159 67 33
Days with rain 8 6 14 22 27 24 24 24 28 27 19 9
Dry days 23 22 17 8 4 6 7 7 2 4 11 22
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 9 9 11 11 10 9 10 8 8 8 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 7 7 8 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7
Climate data from city: Phnom Penh

Cambodia weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Cambodia? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Cambodia?

Cambodia lies in a straight line about 14,089 km from United States (New York → Phnom Penh).

How long is the flight to Cambodia?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Cambodia is approximately 16 h. 30 min.

What are the largest airports in Cambodia?

These are the largest airports in Cambodia:

How many inhabitants are there in Cambodia?

Cambodia has approximately 15,848,495 inhabitants.

How big is Cambodia?

The area of Cambodia is around 181,035 km². It is slightly smaller than United States.

What is the capital of Cambodia?

The capital of Cambodia is Phnom Penh.

What is the currency of Cambodia?

In Cambodia the Cambodian riel (KHR) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 22 September 2021

  • 1 Cambodian riel = 4,062.00 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.000 Cambodian riel
  • 10 Cambodian riel = 40,620.00 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.002 Cambodian riel
  • 100 Cambodian riel = 406,199.99 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 0.025 Cambodian riel

What is the area code of Cambodia?

The area code to call Cambodia is +855.