Bangkok Weather December Averages, Thailand
- Temperature 26°C 79°F
- High Temperature 31°C 88°F
- Low Temperature 21°C 70°F
- Day Temperature 27.9°C 82°F
- Night Temperature 26.7°C 80°F
- Sunshine Hours 9 hours
- Rainfall 10 mm
- Rainfall Days 2 days
- Sea Temperature 28°C 82°F
What's the Weather like in Bangkok in December?
Is Bankok Good In December?
It's winter in Bangkok, however, it's still a tropical paradise compared with the UK or Northern Europe at this time of year! Despite December being the coldest month of the year, it's still hot and humid with an average daily temperature of 26°C.
What's the weather like in Bangkok at Christmas?
Because of its tropical climate, December is a popular month to escape to Bangkok for an exotic festive break. And with at least nine hours of sunshine, a day and the average sea temperature of a very warm 28°C - it's not hard to see why it's so popular!
How Hot Is Bangkok In December?
Does It Rain In Bangkok In December?
Prepare yourself for some rain as there are on average two days worth of the wet stuff in the month - that's around 40mm of rain throughout December.
How Humid Is Bangkok In December?
The average humidity for the resort is around 62% and this may feel uncomfortable at times as the temperature is so high.
Bangkok Hotels for December
Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong
If you've spent a lot of money on your holiday and are worried you won't get a good hotel the five-star Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaprasong will please you. There are a range of rooms, from the Deluxe Room with a double or King bed, all the way to the Ratchaphruek Suite, with club lounge access, three bathrooms, a whirlpool, four phones, Wi-Fi, four televisions and international satellite. To help you stay in shape, there is an indoor pool, a sauna, a gym, and Yoga available. Offering world class service, the four dining options ensures there is something to cover all taste buds. Located 200 yards from the Chidlom Skytain Station, this affordable hotel is close to some of the city's best shopping centres, as well as residing close to two airports.
Another five star hotel is the Urbana Langsuan, located just 900 yards from Central World Plaza. Featuring 70 hotel rooms, each has modern, spacious surroundings, air conditioning, a private bathroom and television. Guests can look forward to the outdoor pool, fitness centre, spa, tennis courts and restaurant serving international cuisine. This hotel is perfect for those who want to be close to a range of amenities, shopping malls and restaurants.
Intercontinental Bangkok boasts 381 hotel rooms, complete with elegant décor, large windows looking out to the city and air conditioning. The 24 hour gym offers striking scenery of Bangkok, while guests can also treat themselves to a facial or massage at the hotel spa. Unwind in the outdoor pool, dine at the on-site restaurants or spend the evening at the night club. Champagne is served in the bar, with other facilities also close by.
Bars and Restaurants
There are a variety of restaurants in Bangkok that cater to all tourists. For international cuisine, visit Quince. With its retro interiors and vibrant dishes, including Spanish and Middle East flavours, its best to book ahead as it can get rather busy.
For traditional Japanese dishes visit Mokkori, bursting with noodles and sauces to tantalise all taste buds. Open for lunch and dinner, you'll find this restaurant residing in Th Sukhumvit.
If you want to sample traditional Thai food then take a wander to Nay Hong. Its specialities include some of the best noodle dishes in the city, with a friendly atmosphere to welcome all visitors.
Things to do in Bangkok in December
Dusit Palace Park
If you want to immerse yourself in the history and culture of the city, then a visit to Dusit Palace Park should be on your itinerary. Here, you'll be able to discover more about Thai royalty. Boasting cultural artefacts, you'll need to dress appropriately (sleeves and long trousers) as this is still a Royal building. You'll discover the Vimanmek Teak Mansion, with over 81 rooms, boasting antiques and royal objects. You'll also find the Ancient Cloth Museum residing close by and the Abhisek Dusit Throne Hall, with beautiful Thai architecture.
If you want to relax in the outdoors, then Sanam Lang may be the place for you. The centrepiece for many royal processions, its best to visit the park when it's less crowded and not too hot. Enjoy a stroll around the surroundings and take stock of the landscapes.