Raising the curtain for spring to come, Hanoi’s weather is at its best in March. The temperature is kept at an adequate level, not too cold to go out with long T-shirt but not too hot to sweat. Although Tet and its exciting festivals have gone, there are still some fascinating carnivals in March.
First let's take a look at the temperature statistics for March compared with its previous and following month:
|Average High||21 C degree||23 C degree||27 C degree|
|Average Low||14 C degree||17 C degree||22 C degree|
|Number of wet days||3 days||
March climate in Hanoi is very mild that we can say good bye to freezing cold days and welcome sunlight by noon. The temperature in a day is from 17 to 23 C degree on average while the humidity does not change much from February. Rainy days in March are not so many the rain intensity is a bit higher than the drizzle in February. Weather in spring is very nice and ideal for sightseeing things; however, it’s also flu season for the changing humidity and sunshine. So, tourists should carry some pills of medicine incase catching flu.
Remarkable events of Hanoi in this month is Dong Nhan Temple Festival with human chess, lantern dance and water sports. Besides, Phu Dong Thien Vuong Festival in Gia Lam District may entertain visitors with water puppets telling about the legend of Giong.
Tourists from Nordic or Eastern Europe can still avoid chilling winter in your native countries by visiting Hanoi. Together with the capital city, tourists may attend many other festivals happening in March along Vietnam.