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Average weather May in Sapa (Lao Cai), Vietnam

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Sapa in May is 16.0°C (60.8°F). May falls in the rainy season with an average precipitation of 370mm (14.6in). You will see the sun sometimes in this month, it has 150 hours of sun.

So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Sapa 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 nice and warm.

Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Sapa? 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 16.0°C
Max Temperature 23.0°C
Chance of Rain 75.3%
Precipitation 370mm
Rainy Days 23
Humidity 85%
Sunshine Hours 150
Percentage Sunshine 36%

What to Do

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

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