Average weather in March in Sapa (Lao Cai), Vietnam

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Sapa in March is 11.0°C (51.8°F). The amount of rain in March is high with an average of 119mm (4.7in). You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 18.0°C (64.4°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 157 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in March? Visitors traveling to Sapa should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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Monthly Averages in March

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 51 °F
Max Temperature 64 °F
Chance of Rain 52%
Precipitation 5 in
Rainy Days 16
Sunshine Hours 157

Where to stay in Sapa

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Sapa (Lao Cai)

SAT Dec 04
70°F | 54°F

Sunny

SUN Dec 05
73°F | 55°F

Sunny

MON Dec 06
73°F | 57°F

Sunny

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