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What is the climate like in Vietnam?

The climate of Vietnam has an average yearly temperature of 31°C. Throughout the year, the average monthly temperature can drop to 28°C and rise to 34°C.

Annually, about 2026 mm of rain falls. This gives a good overview of how much rain to expect in Vietnam.

The best time to visit Vietnam is January, February, November and December. During this period, you will experience pleasant temperatures and not too much rain, making it ideal to visit Vietnam.

The typhoon season in Vietnam lasts from early June to late November.

Temperature 28 to 34°C
Rain 2026 mm

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Sometimes it rains, so an umbrella comes in handy. The humid... more

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The climate of Vietnam
  • Average yearly temperature: 31°C
  • Highest temperature: 34°C in April
  • Lowest temperature: 28°C in December
  • Rainfall: 2026 mm per year, averaging 169 mm by month
  • Driest months: 3,1 mm in February, 7,8 mm in January and 25 mm in December
  • Wettest months: 368 mm in August, 367 mm in September and 366 mm in July

Climate table Vietnam

The climate table for Vietnam shows the average temperatures, rainfall, and UV index by month.

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daytime temperature (°C) 29 30 33 34 32 31 29 29 30 30 29 28
Nighttime temperature (°C) 16 17 19 21 22 22 22 21 21 20 19 18
Rainfall (mm) 7,8 3,1 27 78 211 275 366 368 367 232 66 25
UV Index 7 9 9 9 8 8 7 7 7 7 7 7
Typhoon season Vietnam Typhoon Typhoon Typhoon Typhoon Typhoon Typhoon
Best month Yes Yes No No No No No No No No Yes Yes

Temperature by month in Vietnam

This graph shows the average high temperatures in degrees Celsius for each month in Vietnam

Temperature by month in Vietnam

Rainfall by month in Vietnam

This graph shows the average monthly rainfall in millimeters in Vietnam.

Rainfall by month in Vietnam

UV index by month in Vietnam

This graph shows the average UV index by month in Vietnam.

UV index by month in Vietnam

Yearly temperature in Vietnam

This graph shows the average yearly temperature in Vietnam, measured in degrees Celsius.

Yearly temperature in Vietnam

Yearly total rainfall in Vietnam

This graph shows the average yearly rainfall in millimeters in Vietnam.

Rainfall per year in Vietnam

Weather experiences in Vietnam

The weather in Vietnam is rated an average of 3,8 out of 5 stars by 5 visitors.

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Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Sometimes it rains, so an umbrella comes in handy. The humidity can be high. Ideal for lovers of tropical weather.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

We enjoyed rain after bright sunshine. Expect tropical temperatures and high humidity. This could ruin your plans!— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

It was warm but not muggy and the air seemed dry. There will be some rain here and there, but nothing will interfere with your vacation plans. In short, a pleasant experience.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Moderate StarStarStar

There were hot days with temperatures reaching 35°C, as well as rainy days. Be careful of high humidity. The heat may have been unbearable, but the rain brought relief.— This text has been automatically translated into English

Weather Experience: Good StarStarStarStar

Mostly warm, with occasional light rain, but generally sunny and pleasant. It is quite humid here, so wear light clothing!— This text has been automatically translated into English

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Average weather in Vietnam by month

Click on a month below to see in detail how the weather typically is in Vietnam and what to expect. Based on the historical weather data of Vietnam, you can view the average temperature, rainfall, wind, and UV index for each day of the month.