Weather Overview

To better understand the best time to visit Nha Trang, here is the general overview of the climate in this region.

The main characteristics of Nha Trang are a mild oceanic climate with temperatures ranging from 25 - 26°C throughout the year. The climate is divided into two seasons - the rainy season and dry season. 

The rainy season starts from September and ends in December. And the dry season is from January to August. Nha Trang is also a coastal area less affected by storms.

Nha Trang weather  - nha trang beach

Nha Trang weather 

This table will show you the temperature throughout the year in Nha Trang: 




22 - 27°C


22 - 28°C


24 - 29°C


26 - 31°C


25 - 31°C


26 - 32°C


26 - 32°C


26 - 32°C


26 - 31°C


25 - 30°C


24 - 28°C


23 - 27°C


Nha Trang has clouds throughout the year, with months of clear skies from December to April. The months with more cloud cover are from May to September.

It can be seen that compared to other locations in Central Vietnam such as Quang Binh, Hue, Da Nang, Nha Trang has a favorable climate for tourism activities throughout the year.

The best time to visit Nha Trang

The best time to visit Nha Trang is considered to be during the dry season from January to September. The weather is beautiful, with clear skies and little rain. This is conducive to sightseeing and beach activities.

During this time, you can explore Nha Trang to your heart's content with comfortable natural conditions. Here are some suggested activities for you:

  • Relax at beach resorts and hotels with stunning views.

  • Enjoy beach activities, snorkeling, or visit numerous famous islets in Nha Trang such as Binh Ba, Binh Lap, Hon Mun, Hon Tam, Hon Mieu, Dao Yen, etc.

  • Have fun at amusement parks like Vinpearl Land, Doc Let Tourist Area, Suoi Lan Hoa.

  • Visit famous landmarks of the city such as Ponagar Tower, local market, Long Son Pagoda, Monkey Island, Oceanographic Institute, etc.

  • Explore the city or the coastal roads by motorbike.

  • Experience mud bathing.

  • Discover the city's cuisine.

  • Shop for local products.

Weather Tips

 Nha Trang beach

Tips to explore Nha Trang beach and city

Now that you know about the best time to visit Nha Trang, let's check out some additional information to become an expert on the weather and what to prepare when visiting Nha Trang:

  • The months from 4 - 6 are the summer time with sunny and hotter weather. However, with a mild, dry climate and sea breeze, the weather in Nha Trang will not be as hot and humid as cities in the North (Hanoi, Ninh Binh, Halong, etc).

  • The peak tourist season in Nha Trang is from April to August.

  • If you are looking for a less crowded time to visit Nha Trang to avoid the crowds, you can choose the period from October to December. However, note that October and November often have more rain.

  • It is estimated that Nha Trang only experiences about 0.82 typhoons per year. So you can enjoy beach activities and vacations here year-round without interruptions or having to cancel your itinerary.

  • The clearest sea water is usually from May to August.

  • Recommended things to pack: swimsuit, hat with a brim, umbrella, sunglasses, towel, footwear, personal medications, sunscreen, identification documents, Vietnamese Dong cash, phone, camera, power bank.

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