Can Tho, Vietnam: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Can Tho, Vietnam? If you're planning to go to Can Tho, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Can Tho, Vietnam

Based on the climate and weather in Can Tho, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Can Tho, Vietnam by month

January

January in this region is constantly hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts

February

If you vacation in Can Tho during February, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

Traveling to Can Tho in March, you will notice that it can be sweltering and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion

April

April in Can Tho is constantly hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses

May

May in Can Tho is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion

June

If you vacation in Can Tho during June, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses

July

If you are traveling to Can Tho in July, you will notice that it is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

August

If you visit Can Tho during August, you are likely to find that it is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat

September

If you go to Can Tho in September, you will notice that it is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear

October

In October, Can Tho is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (low 30s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Can Tho, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Shorts

November

If you go to Can Tho in November, you will notice that it is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals

December

December is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Can Tho, Vietnam

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Can Tho, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, B and C
  • A SIM card that works in Can Tho
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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