Da Nang is located in the typically tropical monsoon climate, is rarely under bad climate’s influence or high and low temperature fluctuations. The city is the transition point of the climate between the North and the South of Vietnam, with the dominance is a typical climate in the south. Each year there are two distinct seasons instead of four seasons like in Northern Vietnam in Da Nang, the rainy season lasts from August to December and the dry season from January to July, there are occasional winter frosts but occasionally lasts for long time or too heavy cold.
With the advantage of temprate climate, it is not too hot in summer or too cold in Da Nang, average temperature 28-30 °C at months of June, July and August. The winter months as December, January, February, this time the temperature is around 18-23 °C. Particularly Ba Na mountains at an altitude of 1,500 m, the average temperature is about 20 °C might be called a new tourist paradise of Vietnam.
Based on weather condition, it is considered that the most suitable and convenient time for travelling to Da Nang is from February to August annually, in spite of hotter weather than other periods but having really beautiful sunshine together with less rain and storm. About the other periods, from September to January every year is the rainy season, especially from October to December often have storms that should be quite dangerous for the tourists.
In the period, it is usually hot and humid all day but nights are really cool and peaceful. Because of louds, the high temperature from the sunshine could be hidden a little bit and makes itself a cooler atmosphere. Actually, the high temperature in the dry season reach at maximum level, the climate here is still comfortable and pleasing thanks to cool breeze blowing from the sea. It’s hot enough for the tourists to want to immerse themselve in the cool water of the sea. Futhermore, if the tourist makes a decision to choose the period to travel Da Nang, they will have chance to make a trip to some other suitable destinations at the time. For example, the best time to visit Hoi An every year is also in dry season of it from February to May, since its weather becomes very mild and beautiful with moderate temperature, low humidity, less rain and warm sunshine, that is really an ideal weather condition to visit the charming city. Or the imperial capital of Hue also has good weather in the period that is suitable to travel to because it rarely rains at the time than the period from October to December.
January to April is probably an appropriate time for those who want to have an economical tour because the service fare in the period would be much cheaper price than another period from June to August, it is also a smart choice because the atmosphere at this time is pretty cool in Da Nang without storm that is suitable for the traveller do not like the hot summer and not be facinated strongly by marine tourism.