Vietnam Weather on 12-August-2019

Heat strike in most of the North of Vietnam, in the Central Coast from Thanh Hoa to Phu Yen. The southwesterly monsoon is weakening and it rains less in the Central Highlands and South of Vietnam. Still, the sea is rought from Binh Thuan to Ca Mau and to Kien Giang (Rach Gia Gulf).

Highest recorded temperatures today:
- Above 37oC: Lao Cai, Yen Bai, Lai Chau, Hai Duong, Ninh Binh, Nghe An, Binh Dinh.
- Above 38oC: Ha Giang, Bac Kan, Cao Bang, Hanoi, Thanh Hoa.

1/North Vietnam

- The Northeast of Vietnam (Lang Son, Cao Bang, Bac Kan, Ha Giang, Thai Nguyen): sun mostly, isolated thunderstorms in Lang Son, 26-33oC in Lang Son, 26-36oC in the others. Dong Van Plateau has sun mostly, clouds, 20-29oC.

- The Northwest of Vietnam:

   + Hoa Binh, Yen Bai and Lao Cai have sun, scattered rains, 27-37oC. Sapa has sun, clouds, 18-25oC. Mu Cang Chai has sun, clouds, 21-27oC.  Mai Chau has sun, clouds, 25-35oC.
Afternoon torrential rains in Hoa Binh (Lac Son), Yen Bai (Tu Le).

   + Son La, Dien Bien, Lai Chau: mostly sun, some clouds, isolated thunderstorms, 22-29oC mostly, 24-32oC in Lai Chau. Moc Chau Plateau has some sun, clouds, 23-28oC.

- The lowlands (Halong Bay, Hai Phong, Hanoi, Thai Binh, Ninh Binh): sun mostly, some clouds, isolated thunderstorms in Halong Bay and Hai Phong, 27-33oC in Halong Bay and Hai Phong, 27-36oC in Hanoi and the Red River Delta.

2/North of the Central Region (Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Ha Tinh)  sun mostly, 28-36oC.

3/The coastal areas in the Central Region of Vietnam (Central Coast of Vietnam including: Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Hue, Da Nang, Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Phu Yen, Binh Dinh, Khanh Hoa, Ninh Thuan, Binh Thuan)

- Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Hue: mostly sun, clouds, 29-36oC mostly.

- Da Nang, Hoi An: sun, 28-38oC;

- Quang Nam, Quang Ngai, Binh Dinh (Quy Nhon Beach), Phu Yen (Tuy Hoa Beach): sun mostly, clouds, isolated thunderstorms in Phu Yen, 27-36oC.

- Khanh Hoa (Nha Trang), Ninh Thuan (Ninh Chu Beach), Binh Thuan (Phan Thiet Beach, Mui Ne Beach): sun, some clouds, 25-33oC mostly, 25-35oC in Ninh Thuan.

4/The Central Highlands (Kon Tum, Gia Lai - Pleiku, Dak Lak - Buon Ma Thuot, Lam Dong) clouds, isolated thunderstorms, pleasant temperatures, 22-30oC mostly, 21-28oC in Pleiku. Da Lat has clouds, rains, 17-25oC.

5/The South of Vietnam:  clouds, rains mostly, pleasant temperatures, strong Southwestely Monsoon, rough sea.

 - Vung Tau, Saigon, Mekong Delta have clouds and rains, pleasant temperatures, 27-31oC in Vung Tau, 26-33oC in the others.
 - Dong Nai, Binh Duong, Binh Phuoc, Tay Ninh: some sun, some clouds, rains mostly, 25-32oC mostly, 26-33oC in Bien Hoa.
- Con Dao Islands have some clouds, strong southwesterly wind, rough sea, 28-29oC.
- Phu Quoc Island has sun, clouds, some rains, strong southwesterly wind, rough sea, 27-29oC.