Weather in Vietnam in January

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Visiting Vietnam in January

January is one of the best months to visit Vietnam for the best beach weather. It has the most sunshine and best sunbathing and swimming conditions of the year.

January has average maximum temperatures of 27°C (81°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 44.4% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.1 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 3.4cm (1.3inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a warm 25°C (76°F). January is a good month for swimming in Vietnam with comfortable temperatures for most people.

Also consider visiting Vietnam in one of the other best months of February, March, April, for the best beach weather.

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Can you sunbathe in Vietnam in January?

Yes, January is a good time for sunbathing in Vietnam.

January has average maximum temperatures of 27°C (81°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 44.4% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.1 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 3.4cm (1.3inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

More about January temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Vietnam in January?

Yes, January is a good month for swimming in Vietnam with warm sea temperatures 25°C (76°F).

More about January sea temperatures.

Is January a good time to holiday in Vietnam?

Yes, January is a great time for a holiday in Vietnam.

January has average maximum temperatures of 27°C (81°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 44.4% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.1 hours of sunshine per day. January has total rainfall of 3.4cm (1.3inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.1 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between. Sea temperatures are a warm 25°C (76°F). January is a good month for swimming in Vietnam with comfortable temperatures for most people.

More about the January temperatures and sunshine.

Is Vietnam warm in January?

Yes, Vietnam is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in January.

The average maximum temperature in Vietnam in January is 27°C (81°F). The average maximum temperature is 28°C (82°) in the previous month and 29°C (84°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Vietnam in January is 24°C (75°F). The average temperature is 25°C (77°F) in the previous month and 25°C (77°F) in the next month.

More info about the January temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Vietnam in January?

The average day light hours per day in Vietnam in January are 11.5. The sunshine percentage is 44.4% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.1 hours of sunshine per day.

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Temperature in Vietnam in January

The average maximum temperature in Vietnam in January is 27°C (81°F). The average maximum temperature is 28°C (82°F) in the previous month and 29°C (84°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Vietnam in January is 24°C (75°F). The average temperature is 25°C (77°F) in the previous month and 25°C (77°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Vietnam in January is 21°C (69°F). The minimum temperature is 22°C (72°F) in the previous month and 21°C (71°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Vietnam in January

During January the average day light hours are 11.5 per day in Vietnam. The sunshine percentage is 44.4% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.1 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Vietnam in January is typically 10.8 during January. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Vietnam in January

The average sea water temperature in Vietnam in January is 24.6°C (76.3°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Vietnam in January

The average total rainfall in Vietnam in January is 3.4cm (1.3inches) and on average there are 4.1 rainy days in January making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Vietnam in January

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Vietnam in January is 20°C (69°F) which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 22°C (71°F) in the previous month and 22°C (22°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Vietnam in January is typically 85.8%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.5% in the previous month and 88.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Vietnam in January is typically 69.9%. The average relative humidity is 73.5% in the previous month and 72.5% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Vietnam in January

The average maximum wind speed in Vietnam in January is typically 22KM/H (14MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 22KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 22KM/H (14MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Vietnam in January is typically 11KM/H (7MPH). The average wind speed is 11KM/H (7MPH) in the previous month and 10KM/H (6MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Vietnam in January is from the East-Southeast.

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