Phnom Penh Climate & Weather
Phnom Penh Climate and Weather
Phnom Penh's climate can be described as tropical with hot weather all year round and seasonal monsoons. There are two distinct seasons, the rainy and dry. Temperatures during the rainy season, between June and October, average 81-95°F (27-35°C). The dry season is characterised by cool months, November to February, with temperatures averaging 63-81°F (17-27°C) and hot months, from March till May, which sees temperatures range between 84-100°F (29-38°C). The best time to visit Phnom Penh is in the winter, between November and January, when the weather is cooler and activities will not be disrupted by rain showers. The roads are also better in the dry season, as they are not muddy.
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