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Best time to visit Laos

Best time to visit Laos

The best time to visit Laos is from january until march, may and june and september until december, when you will have a warm till very hot temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Laos is 40°C in april and the lowest is 31°C in january. The weather and climate of Laos is suitable for a sun vacation.

The average climate figure for Laos is an 8,1. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Laos has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical savanna climate and moderate climate. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Laos or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

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Climate Laos per month

Climate data from: Vientiane
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
31 37 38 40 38 35 32 32 32 32 32 31
MM
rain
8 mm 4 mm 17 mm 35 mm 107 mm 119 mm 159 mm 164 mm 141 mm 58 mm 16 mm 7 mm

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Climate Laos

Climate Laos

Climate Laos per Month

Climate Laos per Month
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Laos has 2 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical savanna climate and moderate climate. The average annual temperature for Laos is 32° degrees and there is about 835 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 186 days a year with an average humidity of 67% and an UV-index of 7.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
31 37 38 40 38 35 32 32 32 32 32 31
Night
min °C
17 20 24 26 26 25 24 24 23 22 20 17
MM
rain
8 mm 4 mm 17 mm 35 mm 107 mm 119 mm 159 mm 164 mm 141 mm 58 mm 16 mm 7 mm
Rain
days
4 3 7 13 21 22 26 26 25 14 5 3
Dry
days
27 25 24 17 10 8 5 5 5 17 25 28
Sun hours
per day
7 10 9 11 10 9 8 9 9 7 7 7
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1
UV-index 6 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 7 7 6 6
 

Climate Laos january

On average, it is maximum 31° in january in Laos and at least around 17° degrees. In january there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 27 days this month in Laos.

Climate Laos february

On average, it is maximum 37° in february in Laos and at least around 20° degrees. In february there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Laos.

Climate Laos march

On average, it is maximum 38° in march in Laos and at least around 24° degrees. In march there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 17 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in Laos.

Climate Laos april

On average, it is maximum 40° in april in Laos and at least around 26° degrees. In april there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 35 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Laos.

Climate Laos may

On average, it is maximum 38° in may in Laos and at least around 26° degrees. In may there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 107 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in Laos.

Climate Laos june

On average, it is maximum 35° in june in Laos and at least around 25° degrees. In june there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 119 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in Laos.

Climate Laos july

On average, it is maximum 32° in july in Laos and at least around 24° degrees. In july there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 159 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Laos.

Climate Laos august

On average, it is maximum 32° in august in Laos and at least around 24° degrees. In august there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 164 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Laos.

Climate Laos september

On average, it is maximum 32° in september in Laos and at least around 23° degrees. In september there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 141 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Laos.

Climate Laos october

On average, it is maximum 32° in october in Laos and at least around 22° degrees. In october there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 58 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Laos.

Climate Laos november

On average, it is maximum 32° in november in Laos and at least around 20° degrees. In november there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Laos.

Climate Laos december

On average, it is maximum 31° in december in Laos and at least around 17° degrees. In december there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 7 mm and the it will be dry 28 days this month in Laos.

14 day weather forecast Laos

14 day weather forecast Laos

The weather for Vientiane in Laos will be 31° till 32° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for Laos is based on the weather in Vientiane.

Weather forecast this week
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Mo
23 Sep
Tu
24 Sep
We
25 Sep
Th
26 Sep
Fr
27 Sep
Sa
28 Sep
Su
29 Sep
  Enkele wolken Broken wolken Enkele wolken Gespreide bewolking Bewolkt Broken wolken Bewolkt
Max (°C) 30° 31° 31° 31° 29° 31° 33°
Min (°C) 20° 20° 19° 20° 21° 21° 21°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0.1
mm
1.1
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 20% 25% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 10 9 10 7 4 5 3

Weather forecast next week
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Mo
30 Sep
Tu
1 Oct
We
2 Oct
Th
3 Oct
Fr
4 Oct
Sa
5 Oct
Su
6 Oct
  Bewolkt Enkele wolken Broken wolken Bewolkt Broken wolken Regen Bewolkt
Max (°C) 33° 33° 33° 31° 32° 31° 32°
Min (°C) 22° 22° 22° 22° 23° 22° 21°
Rainfall (mm) 0.1
mm
0
mm
4.4
mm
0.6
mm
2.8
mm
5.1
mm
3.5
mm
Rainfall (%) 20% 0% 60% 15% 50% 65% 55%
UV-index
UV-index 4 9 8 1 1 2 1
About Laos

About Laos

Laos is in the continental part Asia and the capital is Vientiane. The total surface is 236.800 km² and the population consists of 6.492.400 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is somewhat smaller United States. If you want to call Laos you have to use +856 or 00856 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +8565012457809 or 008565012457809.

Laos is in a straight line at 9.126 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 12 hour and 40 min.

Time difference Laos

Time difference Laos

In Laos it is now 22:46 o’clock in the evening on monday 23 september 2019. That is 11 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Laos is Asia/Vientiane and the Greenwich time is UTC+07.

Currency Laos

Currency Laos

In Laos the Lao kip is used to pay.

Exchange rate Lao kip (LAK) 23 september 2019

1 Lao kip = 0,00 United States dollar
100 Lao kip = 0,01 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 8.825,60 Lao kip
100 United States dollar = 882.560,01 Lao kip

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Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

You can find the nearest ATM via various apps such as:

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Vaccinations Laos

Vaccinations Laos

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Laos.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Japanse encefalitis
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)
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