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1 — Heat and Pollution

Average temperatures and rainfall over the year in Doi Saket: See Doi Saket Monthly Climate Average by WorldWeatherOnline.com

For more climate data of Chiang Mai region please see: weather-and-climate.com.

The hottest month are from March to May, the months with the heaviest rainfall are August and September.

Air pollution: Throughout the Chiang Mai intermountain plain, and possibly beyond, the air pollution is heavy for many weeks during hot season, mainly from April (March) to May. The pollution is chiefly caused by burning harvested rice fields, forests and cleared areas in the mountains, vegetation along roadsides, and garbage mainly in remote villages, and, in addition in the city, by the exhaust of motorized traffic. The main source of pollution might be Borneo and Sumatra where large areas are burnt down, and the regional sources add to this.

The Thai Pollution Control Department provides accurate data throughout Thailand. Overall, there are only a few more than 50 measuring st…

2 — Department Stores and Supermarkets in Chiang Mai, Thailand

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Selective List of Department Stores and Supermarkets in Chiang Mai / Kaufhäuser und Supermärkte in Chiang Mai

Tesco Lotus Department Stores and Supermarkets:
6 supermarkets in town: Click on Chiang Mai in the map: https://www.tescolotus.com/en/location

Central Department Stores, with Tops Supermarkets:
Central Kat Suan Kaeo, Central Festival.

Robinson Department Stores, with Tops Supermarkets:
Central Airport Plaza.

Baan & Beyond Chiang Mai (บ้านแอนด์บียอนด์ เชียงใหม่), with Power Buy and Office Mate:
behind Central Airport Plaza.

BigC Department Stores and Supermarkets:
BigC Extra on Super Highway, BigC at Tha Sala, BigC at Mae Hia ("Hang Dong").

Makro Department Stores and Supermarkets:
Super Highway, Hang Dong Rd.

Promenada shopping mall, with Rimping Supermarket:
Promenada Resort Mall.

Rimping Supermarkets:
9 supermarkets in town.

Kasem Stores:
Warorot Market, Nimmanhemin Rd.

3 — International Schools in Chiang Mai, Thailand

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List of International Schools in Chiang Mai

General information on schools / Allgemeine Informationen:
The Education Project Asia, Shambles: http://www.shambles.net/thailand/index.htm

Chiang Mai International School (CMIS)
http://www.cmis.ac.th/

Prem Tinsulanonda International School
https://www.ptis.ac.th/

Nakorn Payap International School
www.nis.ac.th/

American Pacific International School
http://www.apis.ac.th

Lanna International School
http://www.lannaist.ac.th/

Christian German School Chiang Mai / Christliche Deutsche Schule Chiang Mai
http://cdsc.ac.th/en/

Grace International School
http://www.gisthailand.org/