The best times to visit Moc Chau for ideal weather are

October 1st 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.

 

 


Other Moc Chau Travel Info

Weather in Moc Chau

Temperature

Average temperatures in Moc Chau vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 48th 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 Moc Chau, the hottest months are May, June, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid May where highs are regularly around 88.4°F (31.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 69.3°F (20.7°C) at night.

Moc Chau Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Moc Chau 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.

Moc Chau Perceived Temperature (F)

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Moc Chau Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Moc Chau 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 65.2 57.7 48.9
Feb 73.1 64.4 53.4
Mar 78.1 69.4 58.2
Apr 83 74.7 63.9
May 86.3 78.8 68.3
Jun 85.2 78.8 70.2
Jul 84.3 77.8 69.8
Aug 83.3 76.8 68.9
Sep 81.5 75.2 67.3
Oct 77.2 70.8 62.6
Nov 74 67.1 58.5
Dec 67 60 51.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 18.4 14.3 9.4
Feb 22.8 18 11.9
Mar 25.6 20.8 14.6
Apr 28.3 23.7 17.7
May 30.2 26 20.2
Jun 29.6 26 21.2
Jul 29.1 25.4 21
Aug 28.5 24.9 20.5
Sep 27.5 24 19.6
Oct 25.1 21.6 17
Nov 23.3 19.5 14.7
Dec 19.4 15.6 10.8

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Moc Chau are January, February, and then December. 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 mid to late August with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of August 20th.

When can you find snow in Moc Chau? 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 Moc Chau.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Moc Chau (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 3% 0 0.8
Feb 4% 0 0.4
Mar 11% 0 1.9
Apr 22% 0 3.1
May 35% 0 6.5
Jun 40% 0 9.2
Jul 48% 0 10.7
Aug 52% 0 12.2
Sep 37% 0 7.2
Oct 23% 0 3.5
Nov 11% 0 2.3
Dec 8% 0 1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 3 0 2
Feb 4 0 1
Mar 11 0 4.8
Apr 22 0 7.9
May 35 0 16.5
Jun 40 0 23.4
Jul 48 0 27.2
Aug 52 0 31
Sep 37 0 18.3
Oct 23 0 8.9
Nov 11 0 5.8
Dec 8 0 2.5

 

Humidity and Wind

Moc Chau has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is May (63% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (77.2%).

Wind in Moc Chau is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is May, followed by April and June. May’s average wind speed of around 3.8 knots (4.3 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 May where average top sustained speeds reach 6.9 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Moc Chau.

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Wind

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

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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 2.9 Barely noticeable 5.4 Light breeze
Feb 3.4 Barely noticeable 6.3 Light breeze
Mar 3.5 Barely noticeable 6.2 Light breeze
Apr 3.7 Barely noticeable 6.6 Light breeze
May 3.8 Barely noticeable 6.2 Light breeze
Jun 3.6 Barely noticeable 6.1 Light breeze
Jul 3.2 Barely noticeable 5.7 Light breeze
Aug 2.8 Barely noticeable 5.3 Light breeze
Sep 2.9 Barely noticeable 5.2 Light breeze
Oct 2.9 Barely noticeable 5.3 Light breeze
Nov 2.9 Barely noticeable 5.4 Light breeze
Dec 3.2 Barely noticeable 5.6 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 74.1%
Feb 66%
Mar 63.8%
Apr 65.4%
May 63%
Jun 69%
Jul 74%
Aug 77.1%
Sep 77.2%
Oct 75.3%
Nov 74.1%
Dec 75.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Moc Chau?

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 Moc Chau, Vietnam is October, followed by January and June. 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 Moc Chau 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 57.2 in February means 57.2% of the tourists vs. October.

 

 

Overall Moc Chau Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88.4°F (31.3°C) and 76.3°F (24.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 11 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

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 12 to 16 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Moc Chau, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 81.9°F (27.7°C) and 71.7°F (22.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 11 days per month. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Moc Chau to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 79.4°F (26.3°C) and 61°F (16.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 3 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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