Con Dao, Vietnam: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Con Dao, Vietnam

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

What to wear/what to pack for Con Dao, Vietnam by month

January

If you vacation in Con Dao during January, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants

February

February in this region is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion

March

If you are traveling to Con Dao in March, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts

April

If you vacation in Con Dao during April, you are likely to find that it can be very hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear

May

May in Con Dao 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 high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts

June

If you vacation in Con Dao during June, 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 high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals

July

July for Con Dao is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage

August

August in Con Dao is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

September

If you vacation in Con Dao during September, you are likely to find that it is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

If you visit Con Dao during October, you are likely to find that it is hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

November

November in this region is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts

December

If you visit Con Dao during December, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 70s F (mid 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Rain coat
  • Umbrella
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Con Dao, Vietnam

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Con Dao, 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 Con Dao
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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