Best time to visit Nha Trang

The best time to visit Nha Trang is from January to early-April during the dry season.


Nha Trang weather

Nha Trang is protected by the Truong Son mountains and this coastal region of Vietnam is generally sunny all year round, with the exception of the wet season from September to mid-December, when you can expect strong sea breezes and wet weather.

The average temperature is 26°C (78°F) with a high of 32°C (89°F) in summer – June, July and August – and a low of 22°C (72°F) in winter – December to February.

Which is the hottest month in Nha Trang?
The hottest time of year in Nha Trang is normally June through to August, when maximum daytime temperatures usually reach 32°C (89°F), with very high heat and humidity.

Which is the coldest month in Nha Trang?
The coldest month of the year in Nha Trang is January, with an average high of 27°C (80°F) and a low of 22°C (72°F).

Which is the sunniest month in Nha Trang?
The sunniest time of year in Nha Trang is usually February with an average of seven hours of sunshine per day; that's on average 55% of daylight hours.

Which month has the most rain in Nha Trang?
October is usually the wettest month in Nha Trang with 213mm on average. There are normally 16 days in October with some rain.

The heaviest rainfall in Nha Trang falls during the months of September through to mid-December.

When is the sea warmest in Nha Trang?
The sea is usually at its warmest in Nha Trang in September when the water temperature reaches 29°C (84°F).

Which is the windiest month in Nha Trang?
The windiest month of the year in Nha Trang is December, with an average hourly wind speed of 24 kilometres per hour (13 knots).

The windy part of the year lasts from late-October through to mid-February, with average wind speeds of more than 17 kilometres per hour (9 knots).

The less-windy time of year lasts from mid-February through to late-October. The calmest month of the year in Nha Trang is September, with an average hourly wind speed of 10 kilometres per hour (5 knots).

The predominant average hourly wind direction varies throughout the year in Nha Trang.


Nha Trang – Monthly Weather

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average daily max temp (°C)
27 28 29 31 32 32 32 32 31 30 28 27
Average daily min temp (°C)
22 22 24 25 26 26 26 26 26 25 24 23
Average daily sunshine (hrs)
6 7 7 7 6 5 5 5 6 5 5 6
Comfort level
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Average relative humidity (%)
80 80 80 85 80 80 80 80 80 85 85 85
Average UV Index
10 11+ 11+ 11+ 11+ 11+ 11+ 11+ 11+ 11+ 10 10
Days with some rainfall
2 1 1 3 7 7 8 9 14 16 12 7
Average rainfall (mm)
16 5 17 20 57 58 47 63 136 213 198 92
Average wind speed (km/h)
22 18 15 13 12 12 12 11 10 15 21 24
Average daily sea temp (°C)
26 26 27 28 29 29 29 29 29 28 27 26
Nha Trang, Vietnam

Holiday seasons


High season: From January to August. Prices peak over the Christmas and New Year period.

Note: Avoid travel during Tet (Vietnamese New Year). The country’s biggest festival is held in late-January and early-February, when the Vietnamese return to their ancestral family home. Transport and hotels are completely booked and the roadways are crammed with traffic. Most businesses close down.


Nha Trang – Monthly Review

January February March April
May June July August
September October November December

Note: Meteorological data is sourced from the United States National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).


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Latest update: Best time to visit Nha Trang: 14 May, 2022



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