Ha Long bay is a “light pearl” of Vietnam that beautifies Vietnam as a “spotlight” in the world map. Although time and natural factors can not affect the majestic beauty of Halong bay, they can affect strongly visitors’ health if they do not prepare themselves enough essential items. The first rain of the month in Hanoi today has worried Vietland so much because Vietland wonder how my friends’ trips to Halong bay are in this quite terrible weather. Hence, Vietland has listed a full list about weather in each month in Halong with the hope that the friends of Vietland will have the best experience on your trip to one of the wonderful natural heritages of the world.
In this month, the weather in Ha Long is quite dry. Therefore, you will enjoy the clear blue and sunny sky. The temperature is low, about 18oC with low degree of fog and rainfall. If your trip starts in this month, you should prepare a thin coat or a hoodie. Also, do not forget to bring your swimwear, in case the weather is warm enough and you want to immerse yourself in the fresh blue water of Ha Long Bay.
Like the weather in January, you will be able to experience the beauty of the blue and sunny sky. However, the temperature will be lower, about 17oC with the same degree of fog as in the previous month. You should bring a thin coat or a hoodie with you during this time. Activities in January are also appropriate to try in February.
Many people said that March would be the best time to visit Halong. During this time, the sky is clear and sunny and the temperature slightly raises about 19oC. However, do not forget to bring a thin sweater in your suitcase.
The warm weather in March is very ideal for climbing. And for brave visitors, this is also great time to immerse in the blue cool water of Ha Long bay.
April is considered as the end time of the peak time in Halong tourism. The weather becomes hotter and sometime have rain. There will be less visitors than the first three months. However, you can take advantage of the beautiful sunny days at the beginning of April to enjoy your holiday. Rainy season will start at the end of the month with the temperature about 24oC. In this weather, you can even wear short pants.
This will be the best time to join every relaxation activity in Halong Bay. Remember to bring your swimsuit to enjoy yourself the cool water and sunshine. Besides, climbing, biking, boating or sightseeing by seaplane are also ideal activities.
Although it is a suitable time to travel, it is hard to know exactly the weather in June.
Normally, the higher degree of rainfall along with high temperature will make the weather in this month become hotter and more muggy. The average temperature possibly reaching 29oC along with humid climate will bother you these days. However, the cool breeze from Ha Long Bay will satisfy you instead.
The weather in June has all features of summer with high temperatures and heavy rainfall. This will be ideal time for people who love with the heat of the sun and the heavy rain in summer. There are usually storms on the bay, therefore, visitors should stay on the land for safety. In the average temperature of about 30 ° C, you should prepare your summer clothes and raincoats. Maybe you will not be able to swim due to the weather, however, still bring a swimsuit.
You should also pay attention to the "Refund" item before booking because many outdoor activities might be delayed or canceled due to heavy rain. You should not take part in climbing in this weather, too.
July and August
The weather in Ha Long in July and August have many similarities. After the heavy rains in June, these days are really the most humid time of the year.
In such weather of Ha Long, very few visitors visit the bay. So, if you are lucky, it may be a good opportunity for you to explore the destination on a less rainy day than forecasted. However, it usually rains very much in these two months making further visibility impossible. Therefore, it is not an intelligent choice to visit Halong in July and August.
In September, the rainfall in Ha Long Bay will decrease. The temperature also drops to around 28 ° C, making visitors more pleasant. Make sure that you bring raincoats in your suit and summer clothes, in case of a sudden rain. When the rain season Visitors can join many exciting activities from under water activities to that on mountains... or any adventures around Halong thanks to the dry weather.
In October, the sky will be clearer and the rainfall will reduce significantly. The extreme heat of the summer will disappear and be replaced by the pleasant and moderate feeling of autumn. The temperature will fall to around 26oC. Shorts, T-shirts and swimwear are perfect fashion in this weather in Halong. However, you may suddenly meet a heavy rain, especially in the beginning of October. This month is the most beautiful time to have a journey to Halong because you can admire Halong Bay from seaplanes or visit many beautiful fairy caves.
Besides, the water of the bay is also warm enough for you to participate in many interesting activities. No more rain or heat will make relaxing experience become much more enjoyable than any other time in the year. Visitors can climb or ride a bike around the bay.
In November, the weather in Halong starts to be more dried and the temperature falls gradually to about 24oC. Visiting Halong in this month is a clever idea. November is considered as the peak month of tourism in Ha Long. When arranging, do not forget to bring a thin sweater in the windy nights on Halong Bay. It would be a great opportunity for you to immerse yourself in the cool fresh water of Ha Long before the cold winter.
It is also suitable time for having a memorable cruise in luxury yachts. Perfect weather in Halong will make outside experience greater.
December is the driest month in the year. The fall in precipitation and temperatures will assure you about sudden rains. The beautiful blue sky will help you join the activities on the bay better. The temperature about 19oC, the weather in Halong will be hot in the day but quite cold at night. Hence, you should prepare both clothes for summer and winter.
Author: Vietland Journey