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Weather in Halong bay in July

Last updated: September 26, 2020 /37 Views

Your next holiday vacation is in July & you choose Halong Bay. You are excited, but wondering whether Halong Bay weather in July is the perfect time to travel. Read the below article and it will help you to answer: How is Halong Bay weather in July?

There are many evaluation criteria to choose the most suitable travel time of year. For some, they must arrange travel time to suit their own schedule and the children's schedule. Still, others choose to travel by the weather. If you are a fan of cold weather, traveling in winter is the choice for you. Meanwhile, swimming and sunbathing are all summer activities, traveling to Halong Bay in July of the summer is very suitable for outdoor activities.

Halong Bay weather in July

Halong Bay weather in July

1. Weather of Halong Bay in July

Temperature: The average temperature is 29 degrees Celsius. The highest temperature is 37 degrees Celsius, and the lowest temperature is 26 degrees Celsius. July is among the hottest month during the year
Rainfall: Average rainfall is 201mm
Humidity: The average humidity is around 75%. You may be sweating as July is hot and humid, but do not let it prevent you from joining activities onboard
Sea temperature: Average sea temperature is about 30 degrees Celsius, making it perfect for swimming
Sunshine: 7-8 hours per day
Rainy days: 15 days
The temperature in July can be very hot, it is among the hottest months during the year. You may even feel it is hotter than it really is. Halong Bay frequently experiences rain in July. The rain can cool the heat and you will feel better. Typhoons sometimes happen in July, and that would be great if you can check the weather forecast before the trip to Halong Bay.

Halong Bay weather in July

Halong Bay weather in July

2. Some suitable activities in Halong Bay in July

Sun shines in Jul starts very early in the morning and ends late at night, daytime is longer than it is in other months during the year. Summer brings July clear views, making this month is one of the best during the year for sightseeing. Halong bay during July becomes charming with crystal clear sky and emerald water.

Traveling to Halong Bay during July, you will have a perfect chance to join a lot of interesting activities like swimming, kayaking, sunbathing, cycling, fishing, and other more. Nothing is better than immersing yourself in the cool water to avoid the heat of summer when swimming. For more another activity, join kayakingto explore the hidden caves, and grottos or cyclingaround Cat Ba island through the forest, visiting the fishing villages. You can also relax on the beach or sundeck, go fishing on board at night.

If you want to see Halong Bay from above, sign up for a seaplane sightseeing tour. It would be a great experience. Bear in mind that the seaplane can be canceled even if the weather is pretty good.

Swimming in Halong Bay in July

Swimming in Halong Bay in July

3. Pros and Cons: Visiting Halong Bay in July

Pros:

July is low season in Halong Bay, you may be able to book a cruise which is much cheaper than it is in other months. During this time, the number of tourists coming to visiting Halong Bay is low. Traveling during this time, you can avoid the crowd, enjoy a quieter and less hectic Halong Bay.

The temperature in July is hot, and it is best to take part in water activities, this time. Cool water will please the heat and your passion for activities under the water.

If taking photos is your intertest, July weather can bring you the best glorious warm-colored photos. You may need some luck to avoid the rainy days!

Halong Bay weather in July

Beautiful Halong Bay in July

Cons:

July's temperature can be too hot for some people. This month is not suitable for people who do not like the intense heat in the summer.

Typhoons and severe storms sometimes happen in July, which can affect your travel plan. It is very rare, but the cruise can be canceled if there is a typhoon.

4. What to pack

  • Do not bring warm clothes to Halong Bay this month. Bring some light clothes
  • Bring a swimsuit, caps, hats, and sunglasses
  • Don’t forget to pack sunscreen! The July sun is very hot.

5. Tips and Experience traveling to Halong Bay in July weather

July in Halong Bay can experience the bad weather like typhoons, or heavy rain. You had better keep an eye on the weather forecast. If you may encounter a storm, contact your cruise operator or travel consultant to double-check. If the cruise is allowed to run, just enjoy it. There is no need to worry about the safety of the cruise. Because the government had checked and will take full responsibility when they officially announce the permission. If the cruise can not be run because of the bad weather, your travel consultant will be able to help you with the backup plan. There are many things to do instead. Traveling to Hanoi, Ninh Binh, Mai Chau, or Sapa. You can even fly down south to enjoy the dry weather.

One useful tip for you if you plan to stay in Vietnam for about one week or more. You had better plan to travel to Halong Bay first. If the weather is bad and you have to cancel the cruise trip. Just pick up other places on your list to travel first, then you continue with Halong Bay. Typhoons or heavy rains will not last long.

Weather is something unpredictable, you can experience rainy days on dry season. Therefore, do not hesitate to book a cruise to Halong Bay when you have a chance. Halong Bay is beautiful all year round, even in the rain.

6. What to do on the cruise when the rain comes?

If it rains when you are on the cruise. There are still a lot of things for you to do. Bellow is some recommendations for you

  • Enjoy the spa
  • Try the Vietnamese tea ceremony
  • Join cooking class, learn how to cook some Vietnamese food, how to cave the fruits
  • Hand out at the bar
  • Play games, make new friends on board

Halong bay weather in July

Enjoy Spa on Swan cruise

Hope that the above information about the weather in Halong Bay in July is helpful for you when planning a trip to Vietnam. If you can only take your vacation in July, just do it.

Jenny Tran

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