Can Tho Weather, Best Time for Holidays

Thanh Pho Can Tho Holiday Weather Today,

Date/time of update: May 13, 2021, 3:00 am, Timezone: GMT+7
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Temperature: 26.99°C
Feels like: 29.44°C
Min Temperature: 26.99°C
Max Temperature: 26.99°C
Atmospheric pressure: 1006hPa
Humidity: 77%
Visibility: 10000m
Wind speed: 1.6m/sec
Wind direction: 153degrees
Cloudiness: 88%
Sunrise: 2021-05-13 05:36:59
Sunset: 2021-05-13 06:10:30

Can Tho has a tropical monsoon climate with features of sub-equatorial climate with two distinct seasons: dry season from December through April, rainy season from May through November. There is no cold season in Can Tho and there are rarely storms or tropical depressions which brush through Can Tho.

There are two main monsoons which influence the climate in Can Tho: Southwesterly Monsoon and Northeasterly Monsoon. The former blows in the rainy season from June through September and the latter blows in the dry season from November through February.

Cai Rang Floating Market, Can Tho, Vietnam
Cai Rang Floating Market, Can Tho, Vietnam

It rains more at the end of the rainy season in September, October during which time it may be cloudy mostly. From September through November the water levels of the Mekong River may rise flooding some regions in the Mekong Delta. During the flood season, the Mekong Delta is abundant in aquatic species which attract lots of birds to the region.

In the period from February through April, it is dry in the Mekong Delta and the region often suffers from drought and salt intrusion.

The temperatures are often pleasant for most of the year in Can Tho. It tends to get chilly from November through January. It is often hot from March through April. The hottest month of the year is April where for several weeks the temperatures reach 36oC or more daily.

The average annual rainfall at Can Tho is 1,800mm. Most of the rainfall is during the rainy season. And the average humidity ranges from 82-87%.

Can Tho weather by month
January: mostly sun, clouds, 20-34oC.
February: mostly sun, clouds, 20-35oC.
March: mostly sun, clouds, 23-36oC.
April: mostly sun, clouds, possible chance of rain, 26-38oC.
May: mostly sun, clouds, daily rain, 26-35oC.
June: sunny mostly, daily short-lived rain, 25-33oC.
July: sun, clouds, rain, 24-32oC.
August: some sun, mostly clouds, rain, 24-32oC.
September: some sun, mostly clouds, rain, 23-30oC.
October: little sun, mostly clouds, rain 24-31oC.
November: little sun, clouds, isolated rain, 22-32oC.
December: mostly sun, clouds, isolated rain, 18-31oC.

The best time for nice weather to visit Can Tho
The best time for nice weather to travel to Can Tho is from December through February when you get dry air always, sunshine and extremely pleasant temperatures. During this time you can go on boat trips on the Mekong River, cycling tours in the verdant countryside, visiting orchards,...

During the rainy season you can get several nice days with nice temperatures in May, July, August and sometimes November. The flood season which is in the rainy season offers opportunities to go bird watching in Can Tho and the Mekong Delta. Thanks abundant aquatic species in this time that you’ll get plenty of choices of yummy food on the menu.

The best time to visit the floating markets in Can Tho is in May-July thanks to abundant seasonal fruits.

Can Tho weather and climate