The best times to visit Buon Ma Thuot for ideal weather are

November 12th to February 18th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.


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    Weather in Buon Ma Thuot

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Buon Ma Thuot vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 49th 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 Buon Ma Thuot, 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 89.6°F (32°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 72.8°F (22.7°C) at night.

    Buon Ma Thuot Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Buon Ma Thuot Temperatures (Celsius)

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    “Feels-Like” Temperatures

    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.

    Buon Ma Thuot Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Buon Ma Thuot Perceived Temperature (C)

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    Average Buon Ma Thuot 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.

    Show Fahrenheit

    MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
    Jan77.270.764.9
    Feb83.474.266.4
    Mar86.677.469.4
    Apr88.779.772.1
    May86.47972.9
    Jun84.477.972.5
    Jul82.576.771.8
    Aug8376.971.7
    Sep81.57671.3
    Oct81.275.670.6
    Nov79.274.169.4
    Dec77.171.867

    Show Celsius

    MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan25.121.518.3
    Feb28.623.419.1
    Mar30.325.220.8
    Apr31.526.522.3
    May30.226.122.7
    Jun29.125.522.5
    Jul28.124.822.1
    Aug28.324.922.1
    Sep27.524.421.8
    Oct27.324.221.4
    Nov26.223.420.8
    Dec25.122.119.4


     

    Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

    If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Buon Ma Thuot are January, February, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st 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 1 days of significant precipitation the week of October 1st.

    When can you find snow in Buon Ma Thuot? 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.

    Chanceof Precipitation

    The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Buon Ma Thuot.

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    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

    The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Buon Ma Thuot (in).

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    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan0%00
    Feb0%00
    Mar0%00
    Apr0%00.1
    May4%01.1
    Jun8%01.8
    Jul10%02.5
    Aug10%02.4
    Sep10%01.9
    Oct5%01.4
    Nov4%00.6
    Dec1%00.1

    Show Centimeters

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan000
    Feb000
    Mar000
    Apr000.3
    May402.8
    Jun804.6
    Jul1006.4
    Aug1006.1
    Sep1004.8
    Oct503.6
    Nov401.5
    Dec100.3

     

    Humidity and Wind

    Buon Ma Thuot has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (61.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (83.3%).

    Wind in Buon Ma Thuot is usually calm. The windiest month is January, followed by February and December. January’s average wind speed of around 7.1 knots (8.2 MPH or 13.2 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late January where average top sustained speeds reach 10.2 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

    The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Buon Ma Thuot.

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

    The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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    Max Sustained Wind
    Average Daily Wind

    Average Wind Speeds

    Show Wind Speeds

    All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

    MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
    Jan7.1Gentle breeze9.7Gentle breeze
    Feb6.2Light breeze8.5Gentle breeze
    Mar5.5Light breeze7.9Gentle breeze
    Apr4.5Light breeze6.8Light breeze
    May3.1Barely noticeable5.5Gentle breeze
    Jun3.4Barely noticeable5.9Light breeze
    Jul3.3Barely noticeable5.8Gentle breeze
    Aug3.2Barely noticeable6Light breeze
    Sep3.1Barely noticeable5.5Gentle breeze
    Oct4Light breeze6.4Light breeze
    Nov5.2Light breeze7.6Gentle breeze
    Dec6.2Light breeze8.6Gentle breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
    Jan67.8%
    Feb61.9%
    Mar61.7%
    Apr64.7%
    May74.1%
    Jun78.5%
    Jul80.9%
    Aug80.4%
    Sep83.3%
    Oct79.1%
    Nov78.5%
    Dec73.4%

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Buon Ma Thuot?

    Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Mar 17, 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 Nov 05, 2018.


     

    The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

    The busiest month for tourism in Buon Ma Thuot, Vietnam is August, followed by July and November. 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 Buon Ma Thuot in February. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

    Estimated Tourism by Month

     

    Most Popular Months to Visit

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    Tourists Seeking Accommodations

    Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 41.5 in February means 41.5% of the tourists vs. August.


    Overall Buon Ma Thuot Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 89.6°F (32°C) and 85.1°F (29.5°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 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 comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 2 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Buon Ma Thuot, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 82.2°F (27.9°C) and 78°F (25.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 3 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 Buon Ma Thuot to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 86.5°F (30.3°C) and 75.6°F (24.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

     

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