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

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

When to go to Haiphong, Vietnam

Based on the climate and weather in Haiphong, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Haiphong, Vietnam by month

January

If you are traveling to Haiphong in January, you will notice that it is mild and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you vacation in Haiphong during February, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Haiphong is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you go to Haiphong in April, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June here can be very hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Haiphong during July, 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:

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

August

Traveling to Haiphong in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot and very 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:

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

September

If you go to Haiphong in September, you will notice that it can be sweltering 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
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts

October

October in Haiphong is extremely hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for Haiphong is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Haiphong in December, you will notice that it is mild and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Haiphong, Vietnam

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Haiphong, 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 Haiphong
  • Appropriate museum wear

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