Ninh Binh Weather, Best Time to Visit

Ninh Binh has a tropical monsoon climate: summer from May through July, autumn from late August through October, winter from November through February, spring from February through April.

 From late November through January, it is winter in Ninh Binh with dry and cold weather, strong Northeasterly Wind. From February through March, the temperatures get more pleasant and there may be light drizzles in Ninh Binh (rain dusts).

Tam Coc Ninh Binh
The rice field at Tam Coc, near the Thai Vi Temple, Ninh Binh

From the end of March to early April, there may be foggy days with moist air in Ninh Binh as there are occasionally moist Southeasterly Monsoon. The later half of April to early May, the air is dry, the sun shines and the temperatures are very pleasant in Ninh Binh.

The summer in Ninh Binh starts from mid May through mid August with torrential short-lived showers sometimes and with high daily temperatures. Autumn from late August to the early November is often beautiful: mild sunshine, dry and lovely breezes and temperatures.

But from June through October or sometimes November, Ninh Binh may be affected by tropical depressions or typhoons. It may rain for 3-7 days when affected by a typhoon or tropical depression. Ninh Binh is a coastal city/province and may suffer the worst damage by a typhoon.

Ninh Binh’s weather by month
- January: sun, clouds, isolated light rains, 19-27oC
- February: cold and relatively dry, possible light rains, 9-25oC
- March: some sun, mostly clouds, some fogs, light rains, many wet days, 17-31oC
- April: sun, clouds, light rains, 23-34oC
- May: sun mostly, clouds, 24-33oC.
- June: sun, some possible heat strikes, some rains, 28-40oC.
- July: sun, some possible heat strikes, some rains, possible typhoons, 28-40oC.
- August: sun, clouds, rains, possible typhoons, 26-37oC.
- September: sun, clouds, rains, possible typhoons, 25-35oC.
- October: sun, clouds, rains, 16-32oC.
- November: sun, clouds, rains, 16-29oC.
- December: sun, clouds, some light rains, 8-27oC.

The best time for nice weather to visit Ninh Binh
The best time for nice weather to travel to Ninh Binh is in the dry season from late December through April. Autumn save for during occasional typhoons is another great period to visit Ninh Binh given the sunny weather with pleasant temperatures. Ninh Binh is a great destination for sightseeing tours, family holidays and country back road bicycle tours.