|Months||Best places to travel|
|Spring (March – May)||Hue, Hoi An, Dalat, Quang Binh|
|Summer (June – August)||Hue, Hoi An, Dalat, Quang Binh|
|Autumn (September – November)||Dalat, Hoi An|
|Winter (December – February)||Dalat|
Is December a good time to visit Vietnam?
South Vietnam experiences warm, pleasant temperatures year-round, making travel good at any time. The dry season generally runs from December to May and a rainy season runs from June through November. While flooding can occur, rain usually comes in short bursts and rarely impacts travel.
What season is it in Vietnam now?
Hanoi and North Vietnam has a distinct winter and summer season. The cool but mostly dry winter lasts from November to April when temperatures average 17-22°C with the coldest months being January – March. Summer lasts from May to October when it is hot and humid and the region experiences its highest rainfall.
What is the weather like in Vietnam in December?
The Vietnam weather in December is hot and sunny, but there may be some light tropical rainfall. The biggest influence over the weather in Vietnam in December are the south west monsoons. These tropical rains come across the Indian Ocean and bring warm and cloudy air to Vietnam.
When should I avoid Vietnam?
The cold monsoon along the central coast occurs from Oct-Apr and is much less pleasant. Oct-Dec are warm, sunny months in the north; from March it is unbearably hot. May, June and September are the best times to visit Vietnam to avoid the crowds.
Is it OK to wear shorts in Vietnam?
Women and men wear long pants and short- or long-sleeved tops, for the most part, and visitors should do the same, despite the heat. When you’re in Vietnam, you’ll fit in better if you avoid wearing shorts in public. Other clothing no-nos when traveling to Vietnam: Don’t overpack.
How safe is Vietnam?
All in all, Vietnam is an extremely safe country to travel in. The police keep a pretty tight grip and there are rarely reports of muggings, robberies or sexual assaults. Scams and hassles do exist, particularly in Hanoi, HCMC and Nha Trang (and to a lesser degree in Hoi An).
Is December a good time to visit Hoi An?
December delivers cool breezes to Hoi An, making it perfect for exploring town although the most pleasant temperatures are between February and April. Rainfall is also low, making these months a great time to visit.
Do they celebrate Xmas in Vietnam?
The vast majority of Vietnam is Buddhist – but that doesn’t stop them from celebrating Christmas. The Vietnamese are fun-loving people and welcome all kinds of festivals as a way to get together and party. For most Vietnamese, Christmas is more of a novelty than a religious event and it isn’t an official holiday.
Can you swim in Vietnam in December?
Click on the links for each month to see details about the sea temperature in the cities of: Hanoi, Da Nang, Halong Bay, Hoi An and Nha Trang.
Swimming in Vietnam by month.
|sea temperature||71°F to 84°F|
|Our opinion||ideal swimming*|
|Details||Sea temperature in Vietnam in december|