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Ho Chi Minh Climate & Temperature

  • Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam is at 10°49'N, 106°40'E, 19 m (62 ft). See map.
  • Ho Chi Minh has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate (Köppen-Geiger classification: Aw) with a pronounced dry season in the low-sun months , no cold season, wet season is in the high-sun months.
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Ho Chi Minh is situated in or near the tropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 27.8 degrees Celsius (82.1 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 3.5 °C (6.3°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype truly hyperoceanic. Ho Chi Minh Climate Graph
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 1806 mm (71.1 inches) which is equivalent to 1806 Litres/m² (44.3 Gallons/ft²).
  • On average there are 2299 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Ho Chi Minh you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Huanuco, Peru where you would find a Subtropical steppe climate (Warm temperate wet forest biome).

Ho Chi Minh Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 32 (90) 33 (91) 34 (93) 35 (95) 33 (91) 32 (90) 31 (88) 32 (90) 31 (88) 31 (88) 31 (88) 31 (88) 32 (90)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 27 (80) 28 (82) 29 (84) 30 (86) 29 (84) 28 (82) 28 (82) 28 (82) 28 (82) 28 (82) 27 (81) 27 (80) 28 (82)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 21 (70) 22 (72) 24 (75) 25 (77) 25 (77) 24 (75) 24 (75) 24 (75) 24 (75) 24 (75) 23 (73) 22 (72) 24 (74)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 6 (0) 13 (1) 12 (0) 65 (3) 196 (8) 285 (11) 242 (10) 277 (11) 292 (11) 259 (10) 122 (5) 37 (1) 1806 (71)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 2 (6) 1 (4) 2 (6) 5 (17) 18 (58) 22 (73) 23 (74) 22 (71) 23 (77) 21 (68) 12 (40) 7 (23) 158 (43)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 7h 29' 7h 55' 8h 05' 7h 18' 5h 36' 5h 18' 5h 54' 4h 54' 5h 00' 5h 23' 6h 12' 6h 30' 6h 17'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 11h 33' 11h 46' 12h 03' 12h 21' 12h 36' 12h 44' 12h 40' 12h 27' 12h 10' 11h 52' 11h 36' 11h 29' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 65 (35) 68 (32) 68 (32) 60 (40) 45 (55) 42 (58) 47 (53) 40 (60) 41 (59) 46 (54) 54 (46) 57 (43) 52 (48)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 59.2 68.3 79.2 88.9 80.6 77.4 80.2 88.5 79.8 68.2 59.1 55.8 73.6

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