A guide for the best time to visit Vietnam
07 Oct 2022 By Lily Pham
Are you planning to travel to Vietnam and dont know when is best time to travel?
If so, please take your time to review this articles to know the exact the information you would need.
The best time to visit Vietnam depends on which part(s) of the country you plan to visit (Northern to southern of Vietnam)
- Northern of Vietnam (Hanoi - Halong Bay - Sapa - Ninh Binh)
- Central of Vietnam (Dong Hoi - Hue - Hoi An - Da Nang)
- Southern of Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh - Phu Quoc)
the weather in Vietnam varies considerably as you go from north to south, from a temperate to a tropical climate. General, this variety makes Vietnam a year-round destination, autum (Oct to Nov) & spring (March to April) is typically the best time to visit the entire country, when days are generally pleasant, temperatures are moderate and no rain.
Below is a guide for the best time to visit different regions of Vietnam
When to visit North Vietnam (Sapa, Hanoi, Halong Bay, Ninh Binh, Mai Chau, Pu Luong, Mu Cang Chai, Cao Bang)
The north of Vietnam experiences cold dry winters from December to February, where overnight temperatures can dip to 4°C (39°F). The summer months (May to August) are typically very hot and humid. The best time to visit northern Vietnam is during spring (March to April) and autumn (September to November), when days are generally warm and sunny.
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When to visit Central Vietnam (Phong Nha, Hue, Hoi An, Da Nang, Nha Trang)
The coast of central Vietnam is often battered with typhoons during its wet season. So, It’s difficult to predict when these heavy rains and hurricane-like winds can hit coastal cities like Hoi An, Da Nang but generally typhoon seasons runs from end of September to November round-year. The rainy season usually subsides in January when you can expect warmer temperatures and more sunshine. From February to February, travellers will experience pleasant weather in Central Vietnam with sunny 30°C (86°F) days are the norm in July and August.
When to visit South Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh City, Mekong Deltam, Phu Quoc island)
South Vietnam experiences warm, pleasant temperatures year-round as there is not winter season for this region, making travel good at any time. The dry season generally runs from December to May, while a rainy season runs from June through November. While flooding can occur, rain usually comes in short bursts and rarely impacts travel. However, might find temperatures unbearable from March to May when it's very hot and humid
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