Battambang Weather

Current conditions at Siemreap:

light thunderstorm rain 29°C
Humidity: 84%
Winds: From the SW at 14 MPH
Visibility: 8.0 km

Last Updated on May 23, 3:30 PM +07

 
Cambodia's year is generally divided into three seasons: the "cool season," "hot season" and "rainy season." But for travellers from Europe and North American these might more appropriately be labelled hot, really hot and really hot and wet.

Current conditions in Battambang are shown in the box at right. See Weather Underground for more details.
 

Five-Day Weather Forecast for Battambang

Tuesday
Chance of a Thunderstorm
34°C / 26°C
Chance of a Thunderstorm
40% Chance of Rain
Wednesday
Chance of a Thunderstorm
34°C / 26°C
Chance of a Thunderstorm
50% Chance of Rain
Thursday
Thunderstorm
33°C / 25°C
Thunderstorm
100% Chance of Rain
Friday
Thunderstorm
32°C / 25°C
Thunderstorm
100% Chance of Rain
Saturday
Thunderstorm
32°C / 25°C
Thunderstorm
90% Chance of Rain
Sunday
Thunderstorm
32°C / 26°C
Thunderstorm
80% Chance of Rain

Historical Weather Patterns for Battambang

The cool season runs from November to February, and of course this is the best time to visit. High temperatures during this time are usually around 30°C (85°F) with night-time lows sometimes dipping below 20°C.
 

Average Monthly High & Low Temperatures (°C)
Battambang Average Temperatures

The hot season follows the cool season from about March to May. High temperatures at this time can reach 40°C (104°F) and average 33 to 35°C.
 

Average Monthly Rainfall (mm)
Battambang Average Raingall

The rainy season runs from around June to October, when the monsoons arrive from the Gulf of Thailand. Temperatures are almost as high as the hot season, but this isn't an entirely bad time to visit. The rains usually only last an hour or two in the afternoon, leaving the rest of the time to explore with the sights pretty much to yourself.