The best times to visit Bac Lieu for ideal weather are
December 10th to April 8th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Bac Lieu Travel Guide
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Weather in Bac Lieu
Average temperatures in Bac Lieu vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 11th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Bac Lieu, the hottest months are April, May, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid April where highs are regularly around 93.1°F (33.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 79.8°F (26.6°C) at night.
Bac Lieu Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Bac Lieu Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Bac Lieu Perceived Temperature (F)
Bac Lieu Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Bac Lieu Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Bac Lieu are February, March, and then January. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early February. For example, on the week of February 5th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early October with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of October 1st.
When can you find snow in Bac Lieu? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Bac Lieu.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Bac Lieu (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Bac Lieu has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (68.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (81.3%).
Wind in Bac Lieu is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is February, followed by March and January. February’s average wind speed of around 3.8 knots (4.4 MPH or 7 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid August where average top sustained speeds reach 7.1 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Bac Lieu.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||3.4||Barely noticeable||6.2||Light breeze|
|Feb||3.8||Barely noticeable||6.6||Light breeze|
|Mar||3.6||Barely noticeable||6.4||Light breeze|
|Apr||3.1||Barely noticeable||6||Light breeze|
|May||2.8||Barely noticeable||6||Light breeze|
|Jun||3||Barely noticeable||6.3||Light breeze|
|Jul||3.3||Barely noticeable||6.5||Light breeze|
|Aug||3.3||Barely noticeable||6.5||Light breeze|
|Sep||3.2||Barely noticeable||6.4||Light breeze|
|Oct||2.8||Barely noticeable||5.7||Light breeze|
|Nov||3.3||Barely noticeable||6.2||Light breeze|
|Dec||3.4||Barely noticeable||6.2||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Bac Lieu?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Vietnam; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Bac Lieu, Vietnam is January, followed by July and May. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Bac Lieu in August. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Bac Lieu Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 93.1°F (33.9°C) and 88.9°F (31.6°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 1 to 12 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with about 15 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Bac Lieu, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 89.3°F (31.8°C) and 87.2°F (30.7°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a great amount: 11 to 17 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Bac Lieu to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 88.9°F (31.6°C) and 85.3°F (29.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 4 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.