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Average weather May in Ho Chi Minh City (Ho Chi Minh Municipality), Vietnam

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Ho Chi Minh City in May is 24.0°C (75.2°F). May falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 215mm (8.5in). Be prepared May is also the hottest month. The average maximum temperature lies around 33.0°C (91.4°F). During the night it can be very warm and sticky. With a water temperature of around 30.0°C (86°F), this is a great month to swim. You will see the sun sometimes in this month, it has 124 hours of sun.

So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Ho Chi Minh City should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will be raining some days. Also bring your shorts and or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot.

Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Ho Chi Minh City? Find out where to stay here.

For other monthly weather averages and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly averages

°C
Min Temperature 24.0°C
Max Temperature 33.0°C
Water Temperature 30.0°C
Chance of Rain 60.0%
Precipitation 215mm
Rainy Days 18
Humidity 71%
Sunshine Hours 124

What to Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.
Swimming
7/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

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