The climate in Vietnam
Vietnam has a subtropical climate with a distinct dry and wet season. The rainy season runs roughly from May to October. Downpours can bring public life to a standstill. This is also the hurricane season. It is therefore better to visit the country in the dry season, from October to April. The months February to May are warmest in the south: 35 °C. In the mountainous north it is a lot colder. There, in January, it is only 20 °C although in summer it is extremely hot there with more than 35 °C.