Category Archives: Weather

Ubon Flooding – Update 5

Thanks to Jeab for the above picture. Yesterday the Mun River peaked at 9.2 meters and today at 1am it finally started to drop. That’s 61cm short of the water level in 2011. It’s only gone down 1cm so far … Continue reading

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Ubon Flooding – Update 4

The water continues to rise but it looks like it will finally start going down tonight or tomorrow. Here is the increase in water for the last 5 days. Sep28 – 16cm Sep29 – 15cm Sep30 – 10cm Oct01 – … Continue reading

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Ubon Flooding – Update 3

I made it out to take a few pictures this afternoon. Didn’t have time to explore too much but these are from some of the main flooded areas.

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Ubon Flooding – Update 2

The river is up to 9.03m. A local reporter said it would peak sometime tomorrow. Below is another video update on the typhoon. It’s slipping North but the heaviest rain is on the South side. I doubt we get much … Continue reading

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Ubon Flooding – Update 1

Ubon is flooding. This comes as no surprise to those living on the Mun River and know it’s an annual possibility. Most people already have boats or are at least used to packing up and moving to the temporary camping … Continue reading

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Rainy Season Pictures

Yes, I’m still alive. Life has happened. I did manage to find time to take a great hike along the cliffs east of Soi Sawan Waterfall and will post about the surprisingly easy trip from Sisaket to Angkor Wat soon. … Continue reading

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Thailand Weather Averages – 16 Provinces

Continuing from my last post about weather averages, I decided to take a look at all 16 provinces in the data here. Again, temperatures are in Fahrenheit and this data is from the years 1961-1990. If anyone has a link to more recent … Continue reading

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Thailand Weather Averages

Ever wonder what the weather is really like in different regions of Thailand? Using data from the World Weather Information Service, I made some graphs comparing Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Phuket and Ubon Ratchathani. To compare more places click here. The averages are … Continue reading

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