Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam? If you're planning to go to Cuc Phuong National Park, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam

Based on the climate and weather in Cuc Phuong National Park, the best time to go is March. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam by month

January

January here is mild and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

February

February in Cuc Phuong National Park is balmy and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts

March

March in Cuc Phuong National Park is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion

April

April in Cuc Phuong National Park is hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear

May

Traveling to Cuc Phuong National Park in May, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June for Cuc Phuong National Park is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 90s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Cuc Phuong National Park in July, 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 low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Cuc Phuong National Park is extremely hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (low 30s C) range.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you go to Cuc Phuong National Park in September, you will notice that it is extremely 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:

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

October

If you visit Cuc Phuong National Park during October, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s 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:

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

November

Traveling to Cuc Phuong National Park in November, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella

December

If you vacation in Cuc Phuong National Park during December, you are likely to find that it is mild and dry with little rain.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Cuc Phuong National Park, Vietnam

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Cuc Phuong National Park, 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 Cuc Phuong National Park
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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