WEATHER

Bangkok weather in June

During June, you can expect the weather in Bangkok to be hot, humid and rainy. The sun usually shines for around 6 hours per day as temperatures can range from a glorious 26°C / 79ºF to a sweltering 33°C / 92ºF. The daily average temperature for Bangkok in June is usually around 30 °C. At the same time, bring an umbrella as it usually rains about 180mm / 7 inches on average in June. Temperatures vary in other parts of the country, with provinces in the North like Chiang Mai and beach destinations like Phuket and  Ko Samui in the South may be a bit cooler with perhaps less rain in the North and more rain in the South.

Averages for Bangkok

TEMPERATURE : 30°C / 85°F

HIGH TEMPERATURE : 33°C / 91°F

LOW TEMPERATURE : 26°C / 79°F

SUNSHINE HOURS : 6 HRS

RAINFALL : 180MM

RAINFALL DAYS : 18 DAYS

SEA TEMPERATURE : 30°C / 86°F

INTERNET AND WIFI

Free wifi is available on campus.

PRESENTATION TECHNOLOGY

We have computers with Microsoft Office installed in the presentation rooms. And the rooms will be set up for projecting slideshows, with VGA (with sound cable) and regular HDMI jacks. If you would like to use your own laptop and you are not sure whether your laptop is compatible with these, do please bring your adaptors with you.

We will not have printing facilities available in the venue. If you are planning to use a handout please come prepared (we recommend 100 copies for plenary presentations and 50 for parallel presentations). However, there are photocopy station available. It costs 0.50 Baht (0.015 USD) per page.

SHOPPING

The University is located within walking distance of some of the most popular shopping malls in the city, including Siam Paragon, Central World, MBK Center, Siam Discovery, Siam Center, and Central Silom.

MEDICAL EMERGENCIES

Community Pharmacy Laboratory (Osotsala)

Osotsara is an official community pharmacy laboratory of the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Chulalongkorn University. The store is located on Phyathai road and in the opposite of MBK mall. It is opened Monday to Saturday from 8 am to 7 pm.

Bangkok Christian Hospital

The Bangkok Christian Hospital (Thai: โรงพยาบาลกรุงเทพคริสเตียน) is one of the oldest general hospitals in BangkokThailand. It is on Silom Road, near Chulalongkorn University.   

Website :  https://www.bch.in.th/

CURRENCY

The official currency of Thailand is the Thai Baht, divided into 100 satang (rarely used).

Coins come in the following denominations:    

  • 25 satang

  • 50 satang

  • 1 baht

  • 2 baht

  • 5 baht

  • 10 baht

 

Bills come in the following denominations:       

  • 20 baht

  • 50 baht

  • 100 baht

  •  500 baht

  • 1000 baht

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Contact Us

XIScape2019 , Department of Linguistics,

Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, 10330, Thailand

contact@xiscape2019.com

www.xiscape2019.com

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