Weather Averages for Bangkok in December
Averages for Bangkok in December
December is the coldest month of the year in Bangkok, Thailand°C no one could call it cold. The average high is 31°C and low 21°C, and rainfall is amongst the lowest in the year at 10mm over two days. Humidity is also the lowest of the year, at 65%, and sunshine hours are back to the peak average of nine hours per day. For many, this will be the perfect time to visit Bangkok, and Khao Lak has very similar weather.
On the fifth of the month is the Grand Celebration of His Majesty the King, a national event that sees flags and decorations adorning the streets. The Bangkok Jazz Festival is held across the month, attracting over 30,000 guests and notable musicians. And, of course, being December, there are the Christmas festivities, including seasonal markets.
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December events in Bangkok
Trooping the Colours
2nd December 2014
This is a formal ceremony held a few days prior to the King’s birthday where the Royal Guards march past both the King and Queen, watched by enormous crowds at the Royal Plaza. The event is modeled after the Britush version of the Tropping of the Colours, including marching bands and all members of the armed forces getting involved including the Royal Thai AIr Force, the Royal Thai Army and the Royal Thai Navy.