The best times to visit Phan Thiet for ideal weather are
November 12th to May 6th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Phan Thiet Travel Guide
Weather in Phan Thiet
Average temperatures in Phan Thiet 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 17th 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 Phan Thiet, the hottest months are May, April, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid April where highs are regularly around 91.7°F (33.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 78.8°F (26°C) at night.
Phan Thiet Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Phan Thiet 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.
Phan Thiet Perceived Temperature (F)
Phan Thiet Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Phan Thiet 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 Phan Thiet are March, 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 to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid June with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of June 18th.
When can you find snow in Phan Thiet? 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.
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Phan Thiet.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Phan Thiet (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
Phan Thiet has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (68.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (78.9%).
Wind in Phan Thiet is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and April. March’s average wind speed of around 7.7 knots (8.8 MPH or 14.2 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 15.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Phan Thiet.
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||6.7||Light breeze||14.4||Significant breeze|
|Feb||7.4||Gentle breeze||14.5||Significant breeze|
|Mar||7.7||Gentle breeze||14.1||Significant breeze|
|Apr||7||Gentle breeze||13.2||Significant breeze|
|May||5.9||Light breeze||11.3||Significant breeze|
|Jun||6||Light breeze||10.6||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||6.2||Light breeze||10.5||Significant breeze|
|Aug||6.3||Light breeze||10.6||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||5.8||Light breeze||9.9||Significant breeze|
|Oct||5.3||Light breeze||10.7||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||6||Light breeze||12.4||Significant breeze|
|Dec||6.5||Light breeze||13.5||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Phan Thiet?
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 Phan Thiet, 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 Phan Thiet 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 Phan Thiet Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 91.7°F (33.2°C) and 86.7°F (30.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 7 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 10 to 11 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Phan Thiet, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 88.9°F (31.6°C) and 87.3°F (30.7°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 12 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 Phan Thiet to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 87.2°F (30.7°C) and 84.5°F (29.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.