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Elevation: 1030 feet     Latitude: 18 47N     Longitude: 098 59E
Köppen Classification: Tropical Savanna Climate



Tropical savanna climates have monthly mean temperature above 18°C (64°F) in every month of the year and typically a pronounced dry season, with the driest month having precipitation less than 60mm (2.36 in) of precipitation. In essence, a tropical savanna climate tends to either see less rainfall than a tropical monsoon climate or have more pronounced dry seasons than a tropical monsoon climate. Tropical savanna climates are most commonly found in Africa, Asia and South America. The climate is also prevalent in sections of Central America, northern Australia and North America, specifically in sections of Mexico and the state of Florida in the United States.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Aw". (Tropical Savanna Climate).

The average temperature for the year in Chiang Mai is 79.0°F (26.1°C). The warmest month, on average, is April with an average temperature of 85.0°F (29.4°C). The coolest month on average is January, with an average temperature of 71.0°F (21.7°C).

The highest recorded temperature in Chiang Mai is 105.0°F (40.6°C), which was recorded in April. The lowest recorded temperature in Chiang Mai is 41.0°F (5°C), which was recorded in January.

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Chiang Mai is 47.5" (1206.5 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is September with 9.9" (251.5 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is February with an average of 0.2" (5.1 mm). There are an average of 130.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in August with 23.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in January with 1.0 days.

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