Vietnam Weather on 17-May-2019

A red hot day in the North and Central Vietnam today! Even the Northeast suffered from the heat strike! The beaches in the South of Vietnam: Vung Tau, Con Dao, Phu Quoc are good; those in the Central Coast are too hot! For cool weather, then go to the Central Highlands or plateaus in northern Vietnam: Dong Van (Ha Giang), Moc Chau (Son La), Sapa (Lao Cai). Try not to go outdoors from 11:00 A.M to 04:00 P.M in the hot regions today and do have good cover and exercise cautions if you have too!

Highest recorded temperatures today: places with temperatures from 38oC and plus include: Lai Chau, Hoa Binh, Lao Cai, Hanoi, Ninh Binh, Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Ha Tinh. Quy Chau and Do Luong of Nghe An have the temperatures 39 and 39.4oC respectively.

1/The Northeast of Vietnam (Lang Son, Cao Bang, Bac Kan, Ha Giang, Thai Nguyen): bright sun mostly, 25-37oC mostly, 26-35 in Lang Son. Dong Van Pleau (Ha Giang) has bright sun, 19-28oC.

The Northwest of Vietnam: Hoa Binh, Yen Bai and Lao Cai have bright sun mostly, hot, 26-38oC. Sapa has bright sun, 17-25oC. Mu Cang Chai has sun mostly, 21-29oC.

Son La, Dien Bien, Lai Chau:  bright sun mostly, 26-38oC. Moc Chau Plateau has sunshine, 26-28oC.

The lowlands (Halong Bay, Hai Phong, Hanoi, Thai Binh, Ninh Binh): bright sun mostly, 27-37oC mostly, 28-32oC in Halong Bay. Hanoi has another hot day.

2/North of the Central Region (Thanh Hoa, Nghe An, Ha Tinh) bright sun mostly, 28-37oC.

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: sun mostly, hot all over, 27-39oC.

Da Nang, Hoi An: clouds and sun, 27-37oC;

Quang Ngai, Binh Dinh (Quy Nhon Beach), Phu Yen (Tuy Hoa Beach): sun mostly, 27-38oC, 32-35oC in Phu Yen.

Khanh Hoa (Nha Trang), Ninh Thuan (Ninh Chu Beach), Binh Thuan (Phan Thiet Beach, Mui Ne Beach): sun and clouds mostly, 27-33oC, 27-36oC in Ninh Thuan.

4/The Central Highlands (Kon Tum, Gia Lai - Pleiku, Dak Lak - Buon Ma Thuot, Lam Dong) sun and clouds, afternoon scattered thunderstorms, 22-33oC. Da Lat has sun and clouds, afternoon thunderstorms, 17-25oC.

5/The South of Vietnam: A day with pleasant temperatures all over the South, chances of rains in the afternoon across the region.

 - Vung Tau, Saigon, Mekong Delta have sun and clouds mostly, afternoon rains, 26-34oC.
 - Dong Nai, Binh Duong, Binh Phuoc: sun and clouds, afternoon rains, 26-34oC.

Con Dao Islands have thunderstorms in spots, 26-29oC; Phu Quoc Island has sun and clouds, chances of afternoon scattered thunderstorms, 27-31oC.