Best time to visit Vietnam
The best time to visit Vietnam is any time . One of the principal tourist lures of the country is its equitable climate. There aren't any extremes of climate here, nor are there extremes of temperatures here. What you have are three principal seasons, hot, rainy and cold, with variations in temperature and the rainfall across the various regions of the country.
Halong Bay & Cat Ba Island
It is possible to visit Ha Long Bay year-round, with the best time to visit from October through April, although during the winter months of December, January and February, the weather can be cool and overcast with low visibility. During the summer months from May to September, temperatures rise and storms are more likely during the rainy season. For people who love sun & sea with water sport likes kayaking, swimming then it is the ideal period.
The climate of Sapa is highly seasonal, with a subtropical climate in the summer and a temperate climate during the winter. Average temperature for Sapa town is 15.4ºC, with a maximum of 29.4ºC and a minimum of 1ºC. Sapa also experiences a marked wet season from May to September, with the heaviest rainfall occurring in July and August. The weather is also notorious for changing frequently and quickly.
It is said that only in Sapa, one can experience many different seasons within only one day.
The best time of the year to visit Sapa is in Autumn, Winter and Spring (from Oct-April) though in winter it is cool and cold and temperature may drop to the freezing mark and tourist can enjoy snow!
Asked as when to visit Hue , you will be advised to make your visit any time you wish to . And this is so because Hue experiences a year-round hot and humid tropical climate with daily temperatures normally exceeding 28c deegree
From March to August will be the best time to visit Hue , especially between March and April when the temperature is more pleasant, though rainfalls are still likely. Hue sees fog and rain quite frequently, even when the weather across the Hai Van Pass in nearby Danang is sunny. During the rainy season, between September and January, rain is more frequent and can be heavy.
As the as Hue and Hoi An, best time to visit is between March to October when rainfall is minimal. Temperatures creep up towards August so if you're a fan of the heat and are planning to spend some time on or under the water plan for a mid-year visit.
Hoi An is affected by monsoon winds. The city will be constantly raining from September till January, and dry for the rest of the year.
Best time to visit is between March to October when rainfall is minimal. Temperatures creep up towards August so if you're a fan of the heat and are planning to spend some time on or under the water plan for a mid-year visit.
Nha Trang is extremely lucky to not be influenced by monsoon winds that turn the rest of southern Vietnam into water six months every year. Nha Trang has a warm, fair and beautiful climate nearly all year round, with the exception of late October, November and early December.
The best time to visit Nha Trang would probably be March or April. The least windy months of the year are May, April and June. Nha Trang in general is not windy enough to windsurf, with the exception of Doc Lep beach (35 km north of Nha Trang), which is usually reserved for experts.
Dalat has pleasant weather year-round, even sunny during much of the rainy season. The dry season lasts from November to March, and the rainy season from April to November. During the winter months, the average temperature is 10 C while during summer it is around 20 C. Ideal weather is from November to March, when the air is fresh and cool.
Dalat also has the two season climate typical of South Vietnam , with a monsoon season from May to October and a dry season from November to April. Dalat is never stormy and only has occasional heavy winds from the ocean through the mountainless East side of the city.
Located in South Vietnam , Ho Chi Minh City city has a tropical climate. The average humidity level is 75%, average temperature is 28 °C. The city is generally warm, and has a monsoon season from May to November and a dry season from December to April.
During the rainy season starting from May to November, rains can be long and heavy, but often are short daily rains that clear quickly. Generally, the best time to visit is during the dry season from December and April, although the coolest months are October through December.
Mekong Delta has a pleasant tropical climate with two alternate seasons: dry and rainy. The dry season runs from November through April with average temperatures around 28oC and the rainy season from May through October. The rain, however, never last too long while the sun is not too hot.
Mekong Delta can be visited all year round and the best time to visit the Mekong Delta is the dry season from November through April
The weather in Phan Thiet is roughly the same all year - hot and dry with an average temperature of around 27 degrees, so Mui Ne can be reach all year round.
December to March is a good time to visit the Central Highlands when conditions are usually dry and cool. Along the central coast there is a rainy season from December to February. June to October tends to be very dry and hot.
Vung Tau - Long Hai
Not surprisingly Vung Tau is windy all year long with a very pleasant average temperature of 28 degrees centigrade which makes it a popular destination for sightseeing in Vietnam .
Same as Ho Chi Minh city there are two distinctive seasons: the rainy season, from May to November, and the dry season, from December to April. The annual average temperature is 27ºC. Best time to visit: Dry season is better but shouldn't be much of a problem in rainy season as heavy downpours don't last too long and shouldn't affect travel plans too much.
Phu Quoc Island
Phu Quoc has a monsoon sub-equatorial climate. There are two seasons in the year: a rainy season from June to October only and dry season from November to May. The average annual rainfall is 2,879 m and the average temperature is 27oC.
Trips to Phu Quoc island can be made all year round, but the best time is dry season during the November to March period, when the sunny skies dominate, with consistent temperatures around 25-28 Celsius (77-82 Fahrenheit) and lower humidity make it a great time to be here.
Con Dao Island
The best time to visit Con Dao Island is from March to June, when the sea is calm. It is possible to reach the island by plane (around an hour) from Ho Chi Minh City .
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