Ha Giang, Vietnam: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Ha Giang, Vietnam

Based on the climate and weather in Ha Giang, the best time to go is March. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Ha Giang, Vietnam by month

January

January here is cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost sometimes. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Umbrella

February

Traveling to Ha Giang in February, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece

March

March here is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Ha Giang in April, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Ha Giang in May, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Ha Giang in July, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you are traveling to Ha Giang in August, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

Traveling to Ha Giang in September, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof footwear

December

December for Ha Giang can be chilly. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost once in a while. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Ha Giang, Vietnam

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Ha Giang, 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 Ha Giang

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