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

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

When to go to Soc Trang, Vietnam

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

What to wear/what to pack for Soc Trang, Vietnam by month

January

January 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:

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

February

If you are traveling to Soc Trang in February, you will notice that it is extremely hot and very dry with almost no rain. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Soc Trang in March, you will notice that it can be very hot 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
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals

April

If you vacation in Soc Trang during April, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 90s F (low 30s 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 sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Soc Trang during May, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 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
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Waterproof luggage

June

If you vacation in Soc Trang during June, you are likely to find that it is extremely 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 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
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts

July

July 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:

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

August

August in Soc Trang can be very hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you go to Soc Trang 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 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you vacation in Soc Trang during October, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering 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 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:

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

November

November is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Soc Trang is pretty consistently hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) to 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Soc Trang, Vietnam

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Soc Trang, 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 Soc Trang
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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