The middle of October already and now we move to the third week of October and wonder what to expect as the weather and in particular the wind of the last days ease off.
As we said in our mid-week update, a change would come as we moved towards the weekend. The Thursday weather in Phuket is much of the same with scattered showers, some sunny intervals and high clouds.
Sunrise this morning at 06:14 and sunset at 18:12 (6:12 PM). Did you notice how it is getting darker earlier as we move towards our shortest day in December?
Temperatures are expected higher today reaching into the ’30s at noon with a high of around 31 degrees C. Currently, it is 28.
Phuket Air Quality is moderate and currently registering at 58 at 8 AM. The Phuket Air Quality is updated live on the Phuket Weather page.
The wind today is currently out of the South West and around 12 -13 knots, we are expecting this to ease during today to 7-8 knots.
At this time of the year rip, tides can be an issue on some Phuket Beaches. Here is an image explaining what a riptide can look like and is here as a reminder of the dangers of Rip Tides.
Thursday weather in Phuket, a Phuket Beach notice board and focusing on Rip Tides. Do you know about Rip Tides if you are going to enter the sea around Phuket, learn more about Rip Tides?
Thursday Sunrise at 6:15 AM with Sunset at 6:18 PM.
Wondering about the Tides? Check out the Full Phuket Tides Tables.
There are daily weather updates on our Phuket Weather page and also on 91.5 FM and 102.5 FM throughout the day.
You can also check the Phuket Weather Radar, which is live and updates every few minutes.
The picture below, we think shows the general wind conditions at this time. The current wind and rain radar in Phuket are available by if you would like a live update.
Did you check out Java Watersports yet? They have a shuttle boat every Saturday and Sunday leaving for Koh Lon at 9 AM and returning at 5 PM. The boat leaves from the Phuket Cruising Yacht Club.