Best time to visit Ho Chi Minh

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Average monthly temperatures

Ho Chi Minh has a hot tropical climate with only a small variation in temperature anually, typically there are both wet and dry seasons, however even during the wet season, showers often arrive in the form of short and heavy downpours usually separated by extended periods of sunshine.
The best time to visit is between December and March when the weather is most settled.
The hottest month of the year is April with an average daily maximum of 35 C and an average low of 27 C.
The coolest month of the year is December with an average daily maximum of 32 C and an average low of 24 C.

Sunshine and rainfall

The driest month is March with 1 mm of rainfall and 31 perfect sunny days. The wettest month is October with 79 mm of rain over 8 days.

Best time to be on the beach

Beaches and swimming are accessible all year with warm sea temperatures usually guaranteed.

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Average monthly temperature and rainfall for Ho Chi Minh

Average weather in Ho Chi Minh

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