The best times to visit Buon Me 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.



Other Buon Me Thuot Travel Info

Weather in Buon Me Thuot


Average temperatures in Buon Me 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 Me 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 Me Thuot Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Buon Me Thuot Temperatures (Celsius)


“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 Me Thuot Perceived Temperature (F)


Buon Me Thuot Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Buon Me 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

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 77.2 70.7 64.9
Feb 83.4 74.2 66.4
Mar 86.6 77.4 69.4
Apr 88.7 79.7 72.1
May 86.4 79 72.9
Jun 84.4 77.9 72.5
Jul 82.5 76.7 71.8
Aug 83 76.9 71.7
Sep 81.5 76 71.3
Oct 81.2 75.6 70.6
Nov 79.2 74.1 69.4
Dec 77.1 71.8 67

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 25.1 21.5 18.3
Feb 28.6 23.4 19.1
Mar 30.3 25.2 20.8
Apr 31.5 26.5 22.3
May 30.2 26.1 22.7
Jun 29.1 25.5 22.5
Jul 28.1 24.8 22.1
Aug 28.3 24.9 22.1
Sep 27.5 24.4 21.8
Oct 27.3 24.2 21.4
Nov 26.2 23.4 20.8
Dec 25.1 22.1 19.4



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Buon Me 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 Me 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.

Chance of Precipitation

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

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 0% 0 0
Feb 0% 0 0
Mar 0% 0 0
Apr 0% 0 0.1
May 4% 0 1.1
Jun 8% 0 1.8
Jul 10% 0 2.5
Aug 10% 0 2.4
Sep 10% 0 1.9
Oct 5% 0 1.4
Nov 4% 0 0.6
Dec 1% 0 0.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 0 0 0
Feb 0 0 0
Mar 0 0 0
Apr 0 0 0.3
May 4 0 2.8
Jun 8 0 4.6
Jul 10 0 6.4
Aug 10 0 6.1
Sep 10 0 4.8
Oct 5 0 3.6
Nov 4 0 1.5
Dec 1 0 0.3


Humidity and Wind

Buon Me 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 Me 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 Me Thuot.

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 7.1 Gentle breeze 9.7 Gentle breeze
Feb 6.2 Light breeze 8.5 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.5 Light breeze 7.9 Gentle breeze
Apr 4.5 Light breeze 6.8 Light breeze
May 3.1 Barely noticeable 5.5 Gentle breeze
Jun 3.4 Barely noticeable 5.9 Light breeze
Jul 3.3 Barely noticeable 5.8 Gentle breeze
Aug 3.2 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
Sep 3.1 Barely noticeable 5.5 Gentle breeze
Oct 4 Light breeze 6.4 Light breeze
Nov 5.2 Light breeze 7.6 Gentle breeze
Dec 6.2 Light breeze 8.6 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 67.8%
Feb 61.9%
Mar 61.7%
Apr 64.7%
May 74.1%
Jun 78.5%
Jul 80.9%
Aug 80.4%
Sep 83.3%
Oct 79.1%
Nov 78.5%
Dec 73.4%


Is it Safe to Travel to Buon Me Thuot?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 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 27, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Buon Me 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 Me 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

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 Me 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 Me 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 Me 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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