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.
Moc Chau Travel Guide
Other Moc Chau Travel Info
Weather in Moc Chau
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)
Moc Chau 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.
Moc Chau Perceived Temperature (F)
Moc Chau Perceived Temperature (C)
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.
|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 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.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Moc Chau (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
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.
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||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|
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
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.