Hanoi in July: Weather & climate information
- Hanoi weather in July experiences many overheat days and a high level of rainfall.
- The duration of torrential rains and hurricanes may last for a few hours to several days.
- This is a peak domestic tourist season.
July’s weather is exactly the same with June since overheat days are still dominating Hanoi for the whole month as well as keeping the same level of rainfall. The city seems to be most quiet during a day since its sky looks like being languid with the heat while its night is more crowded than any other time of the year with people walking around Hoan Kiem Lake or West Lake going black wind.
|Max Temperature||34.1°C||Rainy Days||8.0 days|
|Humidity||75.2%||Sunshine Hours||12.4 hours|
July weather averages for Hanoi in the last 10 years ( 2010 to 2020).
Temperature Graph (°C)
The average Hanoi temperature during July is around 30.0°C (86.0°F).
|June||35.6°C (96.08°F)||26.9°C (80.42°F)||+1.6°C (34.88°F)|
|July*||34.1°C (93.38°F)||26.5°C (79.7°F)||-0.9°C (30.38°F)|
|August||32.8°C (91.04°F)||25.5°C (77.9°F)||-1.1°C (30.02°F)|
Humidity Graph (%)
The average humidity in July in Hanoi is 75.2%, which is 5.2% higher than June and 4.3% lower than August.
Rainfall Graph (mm)
Average rainfall in July in Hanoi: 178.0mm
|162.0mm (+16.0mm)||178.0mm||184.6mm (-6.6mm)|
Rain Days Graph
Average rain days in July in Hanoi: 8.0 days
Average daylight in July in Hanoi: 13.3h
Tips for visiting Hanoi in July
It’s getting even hotter than the previous month which can be seen in its increase in average night temperature to 27°C; that of day is remaining at 34°C. High temperature co-ordinate with high humidity (75%) keeps creating heavy rains for about half of the month. Hanoi and the North of Vietnam in general are having their hottest month which is even hotter than the South. The Central’s climate seems to be mildest with low humidity.
Hanoi is rather boring in July, without special events and festivals. July is a time for beaches and sunshine, not smog and overwhelming heat! If you happen to be in Hanoi in July, however, this is a good chance for travelers to taste “Tra Da” (ice-tea), which is a unique beverage culture of Hanoi. Sitting on street side and sightseeing Hanoi’s busy life with a cup of tea is not a bad idea. Trang Tien ice-cream on Trang Tien Street would also most tasty at this time of the year. Additionally, taking short trips to sea province near Hanoi to sunbath or swim would help you make full use of the summer’s sunlight.
In sum, Hanoi alone is not so attractive to visit in July even when this is still tourism season of this city. Your trip maybe enhanced if you are willing to travel to beaches near Hanoi, but if you only want to visit the city, recommendation is to wait for one more months when autumn falls.
What to pack
Visiting Hanoi this time, you need to carry more summer outfits as it rains frequently. Raincoats and umbrellas are also necessary items to pack in your suitcase. In addition to this, protect yourself from strong sun rays with sunblock and mineral water.
Frequently asked questions
How is the weather in Hanoi in July?
July is a hot month in Hanoi with an average temperature of 30.0°C. Hanoi's temperature in July ranges between 26.5°C (79.7°F) and 34.1°C (93.38°F).
Is Hanoi humid in July?
Yes, it is. The humidity of Hanoi in July is around 75.2% and rarely falls below 46.0%.
Does it rain often in Hanoi in July?
No, it does not. Hanoi has only 8.0 rainy days in July with an approximate 178.0mm (7.01") of precipitation.
How many hours of daylight are there in July in Hanoi?
In July, Hanoi's average day-length is 13.3 hours.
How long is the sun out per day in Hanoi in July?
The average sunshine hours of Hanoi in July is 12.4 hours.