Ho Chi Minh City in July: Weather & climate information
- Ho Chi Minh City in July typically features a rainy month with abundant rainfall and persistent rains.
- The climate is quite hot and humid and storms sometimes hit the city.
- This is also the ripe season for a vast range of tropical fruits.
Like June, July is also the month of frequent rains and wonderful tropical fruits. The pouring rains that never last for all day give tourists chance to go out for sight-seeing though might dampen your time there once in a while.
|Max Temperature||31.3°C||Rainy Days||23.9 days|
|Humidity||81.1%||Sunshine Hours||11.8 hours|
July weather averages for Ho Chi Minh City in the last 10 years ( 2010 to 2020).
Temperature Graph (°C)
The average Ho Chi Minh City temperature during July is around 27.8°C (82.04°F).
|June||32.2°C (89.96°F)||25.6°C (78.08°F)||-1.8°C (28.76°F)|
|July*||31.3°C (88.34°F)||24.9°C (76.82°F)||-0.8°C (30.56°F)|
|August||31.7°C (89.06°F)||25.0°C (77.0°F)||+0.1°C (32.18°F)|
Humidity Graph (%)
The average humidity in July in Ho Chi Minh City is 81.1%, which is 0.1% lower than June and 1.9% lower than August.
Rainfall Graph (mm)
Average rainfall in July in Ho Chi Minh City: 186.5mm
|213.4mm (-26.9mm)||186.5mm||200.0mm (-13.5mm)|
Rain Days Graph
Average rain days in July in Ho Chi Minh City: 23.9 days
Average daylight in July in Ho Chi Minh City: 12.7h
Travel tips for Ho Chi Minh City in July
July shares the same temperature level (from 24°C to 32°C) and similar humidity (81%) with both the previous and next month. Though the temperature is quite high, the weather in July somehow cools down thanks to frequent rains. However, tourists are still advised to use sun cream and wear long clothes to protect their skin from negative effect of hot sunshine in dry days. Meanwhile, umbrella and raincoat should be taken along always to prevent ones from getting wet due to sudden pouring rains.
For the ones who visit Ho Chi Minh City these days, it would be a great pity not to taste some specialties of the tropics like durian, dragon fruit, rambutan, and magosteen. Tourists can purchase various kinds of fresh fruit which are sold along the streets by vendors or in big open-air markets at reasonable price. Besides, foreigners should drop by Nguyen Canh Chan Street to taste the unique mixed fresh fruit dessert which is much preferred by Saigon’s youngsters. The tasty dessert at very cheap price (about US$0.7/ fruit plate) is worth trying at least once. In a nutshell, July is not a really good time to visit Ho Chi Minh City due to rainy weather.
However, if you travel to the city this month, you should spend time in fruit markets or visit fruit orchards in nearby provinces to taste the flavor of the tropics.
Frequently asked questions
How is the weather in Ho Chi Minh City in July?
July is a hot month in Ho Chi Minh City with an average temperature of 27.8°C. Ho Chi Minh City's temperature in July ranges between 24.9°C (76.82°F) and 31.3°C (88.34°F).
Is Ho Chi Minh City humid in July?
Yes, it is. The humidity of Ho Chi Minh City in July is around 81.1% and rarely falls below 69.0%.
Does it rain often in Ho Chi Minh City in July?
Yes, it does. It rains very often in Ho Chi Minh City in July with an average of 23.9 rainy days and 186.5mm (7.34") of precipitation.
How many hours of daylight are there in July in Ho Chi Minh City?
In July, Ho Chi Minh City's average day-length is 12.7 hours.
How long is the sun out per day in Ho Chi Minh City in July?
The average sunshine hours of Ho Chi Minh City in July is 11.8 hours.