Saturday, 23 May 2015

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 23rd May, 2015

Today's weather;

It's nice and sunny around Koh Samui this morning with some cloud formations over the ocean. Current temp at 7am is 27.2C

Back at Panagsama beach near Moalboal in the Philippines, we have a very hazy sky, which I expect to loosen up once the sun heats up and evaporates the thin cloud layer. Current temp at 8am local is 30C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 23rd May, 2015

A holy tree near Chaweng Lake. Picture by Joe Clasby

Yesterday saw a warm day around the island with a very hard tropical late afternoon/early evening tropical shower at parts of the island. Max temp reached 33.5C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 23rd May, 2015

At the other end, in the Catholic Philippines; a Maria statue in Panagsama near Moalboal

The forecast shows that the wind is picking up with some strong wind and heavy showers possible on Monday and Tuesday and next weekend. The sun should still be out occasionally though!

Don't forget to use my Camille's Samui hotel recommendation blog and my Camille's Thailand hotel recommendation blog for all your hotel bookings on Koh Samui and around Thailand. By doing so, you will support my blog. Thanks folks! 

Camille

Friday, 22 May 2015

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 22nd May, 2015

Today's weather;

It's fairly cloudy this morning over Koh Samui this morning with the sun breaking through in cracks of the clouds. Right now they're not thick cloud layers. Current temp at 7am is 26.7C
Don't forget to check out the Samui Bike week, today and tomorrow, opposite the Lamai IT complex.

At Panagsama Beach near Moalboal in the Philippines we also have a partially cloudy sky with a thin cloud layer. Current temp here at 8am local time is 30C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 22nd May, 2015

Coast Beach Bar & Grill at Chaweng, nicely located at Centara Grand Beach Resort, as seen from the beach

Yesterday saw a lot of rain during the morning, Bang Rak and Chaweng got full throttle, but Plai Laem where we live was relatively dry and only had a bit of rain. Almost 20mm came down but the afternoon saw sunshine again. Max temp reached 32.8C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 22nd May, 2015

A trisikad in Moalboal, Philippines. A common and popular means of transportation around the Philippines.

The forecast shows the wind picking up as of this afternoon/evening and a strong-ish wind remains ours for the duration of the Samui Regatta and the next ten days in total. it will be fairly cloudy and be aware of those pesky tropical showers.

Don't forget to use my Camille's Samui hotel recommendation blog and my Camille's Thailand hotel recommendation blog for all your hotel bookings on Koh Samui and around Thailand. By doing so, you will support my blog. Thanks folks! 

Camille

Thursday, 21 May 2015

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 21st May, 2015

Today's weather;

The sky over Koh Samui looks luscious and blue and it looks like a hot day in the making. Current temp at 7am is 28.3C

In Panagsama beach in Moalboal, Philippines, we have a few scattered clouds and it's a bit hazy but here we also have a hot day in the making. Current temp at 8am local time is already 30C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 21st May, 2015

The girlie bars at Lamai's beach road, where each weekend the free Muay Thai fights take place

Yesterday saw a hot day around Koh Samui with a max temp of 35.7C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 21st May, 2015

My breakfast view at Panagsama beach near Moalboal in the Philippines

The forecast is showing mostly cloudy days over the next ten days with hard wind coming in Friday evening accompanied with some rain but after that we're back to occasional scattered tropical showers.

Don't forget to use my Camille's Samui hotel recommendation blog and my Camille's Thailand hotel recommendation blog for all your hotel bookings on Koh Samui and around Thailand. By doing so, you will support my blog. Thanks folks! Camille

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 20th May, 2015

Today's weather;

The sky over Koh Samui looks gorgeous this morning with plenty of blue in it. Current temp at 7am is 28C

At Panagsama beach near Moalboal in the Philippines, we also are enjoying a nice blue sky and warm early morning temperatures. Current temp at 8am local time is 29C
Here's another blog post I wrote about the current PADI IDC in Moalboal.

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 20th May, 2015

A coconut truck with two monkeys on it at the hill leading to Nathon. Old style Samui in a modern jacket

Yesterday saw a fairly sunny and very hot day around Koh Samui with a max temp of 35.4C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 20th May, 2015

Sunset at Panagsama beach near Moalboal in the Philippines

The forecast shows us hot days, strong wind and occasional tropical showers for the next ten days. Just in time for the Samui Regatta!

Don't forget to use my Camille's Samui hotel recommendation blog and my Camille's Thailand hotel recommendation blog for all your hotel bookings on Koh Samui and around Thailand. By doing so, you will support my blog. Thanks folks! 

Camille

Tuesday, 19 May 2015

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 19th May, 2015

Today's weather;

The sky over Koh Samui is partially clouded this morning with some sun beams peeking through but I do expect it to stay dry. Current temp at 7am is 28C

At Panagsama beach, near Moalboal in the Philippines it's nice and sunny and a little bit hazy, however the sun will most likely burn this off quickly. The afternoons at the moment seem to be a lot cloudier. Current temp at 8am local time is already 30C
Yesterday was started the PADI IDC here in Moalboal.

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 19th May, 2015

Details in a building at the Big Buddha temple complex

Yesterday saw a very warm day around Koh Samui with a max temp of 35.4C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 19th May, 2015

Panagsama beach near Moalboal in the Philippines view from Lantaw restaurant

The forecast predicts cloudy skies over the next ten days as of Friday and even more come mid next week and tropical showers are always an option.

Don't forget to use my Camille's Samui hotel recommendation blog and my Camille's Thailand hotel recommendation blog for all your hotel bookings on Koh Samui and around Thailand. By doing so, you will support my blog. Thanks folks! 

Camille

Monday, 18 May 2015

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 18th May, 2015

Today's weather;

It looks really nice this morning around Koh Samui, with plenty of sunshine and a blue sky and just some scattered clouds. Current temp at 7am is 26.5C

I arrived in Moalboal, Philippines yesterday and today we're starting a PADI IDC course here under a partially sunny sky. Current temp at 8am local time is already 31C
Yesterday we kicked off with a PADI IDCS course and after that we had some very hard rain for about an hour around 11pm.

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 18th May, 2015


Yesterday saw some very hard rain again as part of a tropical shower, besides that there was also plenty of sunshine Koh Samui around. Max temp reached 34C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 18th May, 2015

Fire wood at Panagsama beach in Moalboal, Philippines. Most households have wood fired fires to cook and these packs of wood are for sale along most of the roads here

The forecast predicts fairly cloudy skies for the next tend days and it looks like the wind will pick up come tomorrow afternoon/evening and chances of scattered tropical showers are high over the next couple of days.

Don't forget to use my Camille's Samui hotel recommendation blog and my Camille's Thailand hotel recommendation blog for all your hotel bookings on Koh Samui and around Thailand. By doing so, you will support my blog. Thanks folks! 

Camille

Sunday, 17 May 2015

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 17th May, 2015

Today's weather;

It looks like a nice and sunny day is in the making in the sky over Koh Samui with some cloud layers hovering the ocean. Current temp at 7am is already a staggering 29.5C

In Cebu City in the Philippines, we have a mixed bag, it's fairly cloudy with a few blue spots an a current temp at 8am local time of 28.9C
I just ran a 12km race in 59'33 minutes, just under an hour and in a few moments I will be on my way to Moalboal to start a PADI IDC there tomorrow.

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 17th May, 2015

Lunch at Djech Mui in Maenam; Kaa muu or pork leg over rice

Yesterday saw a nice and fairly sunny day around Koh Samui with a max temp of 33.4C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 17th May, 2015

Cebu City, Philippines, view from my room at Tune Hotel near Ayala SM

The forecast predicts sunny skies for today and tomorrow we should have cloudier days and stronger wind until next weekend with chances of a tropical shower.

Don't forget to use my Camille's Samui hotel recommendation blog and my Camille's Thailand hotel recommendation blog for all your hotel bookings on Koh Samui and around Thailand. By doing so, you will support my blog. Thanks folks! 

Camille

Saturday, 16 May 2015

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 16th May, 2015

Today's weather;

It looks nice and sunny this morning over Koh Samui. Current temp at 7am is 28.2C

This morning I find myself back on Malapascua in the Philippines and it's nice and sunny here. Current temp at 8am local time is 28C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 16th May, 2015

Wat Kunaram with the mummified remains of Phra Wihan Luang Por Daeng

Yesterday saw sunshine around Koh Samui but also some rain, our part of the island had some showers around 3pm. Max temp reached 32.7C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 16th May, 2015

Sunrise on Malapascua in the Philippines just before 5am, on the way to Monad Shoal for a Thresher shark dive. I saw about 5 different Pelagic Thresher sharks. A great way to start the day

The forecast shows possibly a bit of rain tonight and some more overcast and chances of tropical showers come Tuesday.

Don't forget to use my Camille's Samui hotel recommendation blog and my Camille's Thailand hotel recommendation blog for all your hotel bookings on Koh Samui and around Thailand. By doing so, you will support my blog. Thanks folks! Camille

Friday, 15 May 2015

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 15th May, 2015

Today's weather;

It's fairly cloudy over Koh Samui this morning. Current temp at 7am is 28.2C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 15th May, 2015

Lamai beach road, driving against one way traffic is common here

Yesterday saw a nice and warm day until the early evening when there was very hard rain fro about half an hour.Max temp reached 33.8C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 15th May, 2015

Jeepney's in Cebu City, they remain fascinating

The forecast predicts stronger wind starting this Monday and heavy cloud layers from Tuesday onward. Expect some tropical showers.

Don't forget to use my Camille's Samui hotel recommendation blog and my Camille's Thailand hotel recommendation blog for all your hotel bookings on Koh Samui and around Thailand. By doing so, you will support my blog. Thanks folks! 

Camille

Thursday, 14 May 2015

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 14th May, 2015

Today's weather;

It's mostly a nice blue sky over Koh Samui this morning with just a few scattered clouds lining the sky. Current temp at 7am is 27.7C

Koh Samui, Thailand daily weather update; 14th May, 2015

Namuang waterfall # 2, always worth a visit

Yesterday saw mostly a clouded day but it still was very warm with a max temp of 32.8C At some parts of the island there may have a been a tropical shower, but we stayed dry.

The forecast shows a couple of more sunny days until Sunday when the wind and the clouds may pick up. Chances of tropical showers are still possible on most days.

Don't forget to use my Camille's Samui hotel recommendation blog and my Camille's Thailand hotel recommendation blog for all your hotel bookings on Koh Samui and around Thailand. By doing so, you will support my blog. Thanks folks!

Camille