Nha Trang weather in December

December marks the end of the rainy season in Nha Trang, and the start of the short winter season.

You can expect around 4.5 hours of sunshine daily interspersed with afternoon rain showers, especially during the first two weeks of December.

The last two weeks of December offer the best weather. Daytime temperatures average 25°C (77°F).

How hot is it in Nha Trang in December?
Maximum daytime temperatures in Nha Trang in December reach an average high of 27°C (80°F), with moderate heat and humidity, and low of 23°C (73°F).

How sunny is it in Nha Trang in December?
There are normally 4.5 hours of sunshine each day in Nha Trang in December; that's around 40% of daylight hours.

Sunrise & sunset in December?
Sunrise is around 6:00am with sunset around 5:25pm.

How warm is the sea around Nha Trang in December?
The average sea temperature in Nha Trang in December is 26°C (78°F).

Does it rain in Nha Trang in December?
There are usually 7 days with some rain in Nha Trang in December; the average monthly rainfall is 249mm (10in).

How windy is it in Nha Trang in December?
December sees an average hourly wind speed of 24 kilometres per hour (15 mph; 13 knots).

What to do in Nha Trang in December?
While weather conditions in December are not particularly good for sunbathing and swimming, it’s still a good time to explore the surrounding sights such as the Po Nagar Cham Towers, cruising the outlying islands or hiking forest trails to Hon Ba Mountain.

Local holidays?
Christmas Eve – 24th Dec; Christmas Day – 25th Dec.

December is considered the low season in Nha Trang, however things pick up from just before Christmas through to the New Year. At this time, you need to book early and be prepared for higher hotel rates and more crowded beaches and entertainment venues.

Nha Trang weather in December

Temperature icon High Temp: 27°C (80°F)
temperature icon Low Temp: 23°C (73°F)
sun icon Sunshine: 4 hours per day
Moderately hot icon
Daylight: 11 hours per day
wind icon Wind speed: 24 km/h (15 mph; 13 knots)
umbrella icon Wet Days: 7 days with some rain
rain cloud Rainfall: 249 mm (10 in) per month
Moderately hot icon Comfort Level: Moderate heat & 85% humidity
Moderately hot icon
UV Index: Very high
swimming icon Sea Temp: 26°C (78°F)
Nha Trang, Vietnam

Best time to visit Nha Trang

The best time to visit Nha Trang for a beach holiday is from late-December to early-April during the dry season, when the weather is sunny, warm and mainly dry.

Nha Trang weather overview

Nha Trang weather by month

Source: Meteorological data for Nha Trang is based on weather statistics gathered during 2012 to 2021 by Vietnam's National Hydro-meteorological Service (NHMF) at the closest weather station: Cam Ranh International Airport (CXR), located 30km (18mi) south of Nha Trang.

Advice on the best time to visit a particular destination is based on average local weather statistics, when the weather conditions are generally better than at other times of the year. We consider high and low temperatures, risk of rain (and thunderstorms, etc.), amount of sunshine and sea temperature. For general outdoor activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 18°C (64°F) and 27°C (80°F); and for hot-weather activities we favour clear, rainless days with a temperature range between 24°C (75°F) and 32°C (89°F). Often, the best times to visit correspond to high season and therefore involve higher prices.

Latest update: Nha Trang weather in December: 12 June, 2024

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