The best times to visit Son Tra for ideal weather are

December 3rd to March 11th

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 Son Tra

Temperature

Average temperatures in Son Tra vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for most of the year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 30th 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 Son Tra, the hottest months are June, July, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late June where highs are regularly around 96.7°F (35.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 78.8°F (26°C) at night.

Son Tra Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Son Tra 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.

Son Tra Perceived Temperature (F)

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Son Tra Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Son Tra 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)
Jan7670.165.4
Feb79.873.167.9
Mar83.176.271
Apr87.980.274.3
May93.383.977
Jun95.38678.7
Jul94.284.977.5
Aug93.384.377.3
Sep9081.875.5
Oct85.578.973.5
Nov82.276.672
Dec77.972.367.8

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan24.421.218.6
Feb26.622.819.9
Mar28.424.621.7
Apr31.126.823.5
May34.128.825
Jun35.23025.9
Jul34.629.425.3
Aug34.129.125.2
Sep32.227.724.2
Oct29.726.123.1
Nov27.924.822.2
Dec25.522.419.9


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Son Tra are February, March, and then June. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late January and early February. For example, on the week of January 29th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late October to early November with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of October 29th.

When can you find snow in Son Tra? 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 Son Tra.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Son Tra (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan24%03.5
Feb4%00.7
Mar10%01.8
Apr11%02.2
May11%02.5
Jun11%01.8
Jul18%03.9
Aug21%06.6
Sep43%020.4
Oct49%026.1
Nov47%020.6
Dec32%06.7

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan2408.9
Feb401.8
Mar1004.6
Apr1105.6
May1106.4
Jun1104.6
Jul1809.9
Aug21016.8
Sep43051.8
Oct49066.3
Nov47052.3
Dec32017

 

Humidity and Wind

Son Tra has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is June (61.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (78.9%).

Wind in Son Tra is usually calm. The windiest month is November, followed by March and February. November’s average wind speed of around 5.5 knots (6.3 MPH or 10.1 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late May where average top sustained speeds reach 13.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Son Tra.

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan4.6Light breeze10.3Gentle breeze
Feb5Light breeze11.3Significant breeze
Mar5Light breeze10.9Gentle breeze
Apr5Light breeze12Significant breeze
May4.9Light breeze12.2Gentle breeze
Jun4.6Light breeze11.5Significant breeze
Jul4.5Light breeze11.5Gentle breeze
Aug4.4Light breeze11.7Significant breeze
Sep4.5Light breeze12Gentle breeze
Oct4.7Light breeze11.6Significant breeze
Nov5.5Light breeze11.5Gentle breeze
Dec4.4Light breeze9.6Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan76.6%
Feb75.3%
Mar75.7%
Apr73.8%
May66.9%
Jun61.1%
Jul63.9%
Aug66.3%
Sep74.3%
Oct77.5%
Nov78.8%
Dec78.9%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Son Tra?

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 Son Tra, Vietnam is February, followed by April and May. 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 Son Tra in December. 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 very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 46.9 in December means 46.9% of the tourists vs. February.


Overall Son Tra Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 95.9°F (35.5°C) and 81.5°F (27.5°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with roughly 3 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the 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 hot weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see moderate precipitation with 3 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Son Tra, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 91.2°F (32.9°C) and 80.9°F (27.2°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a great amount: 13 to 15 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Son Tra to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 82.1°F (27.8°C) and 75.1°F (23.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 1 to 10 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.

 

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