Ha Long Bay Weather April Averages, Vietnam
What's the weather like in Ha Long Bay in April
It is the end the winter in April in Ha Long Bay, which is in Vietnam, with the average temperature being 23°C which is higher than in March when it is 20°C but lower than in May when it is 28°C. You should be able to enjoy days out discovering the island, taking part in outdoor activities and hitting the beach with the average temperature being hot. During this month, you may experience temperatures high of up to 27°C and lows of 21°C which is still hot enough to enjoy your days out.
As the average temperatures begin to rise to the low 20's, the average monthly rainfall also starts to rise to 57mm falling over an average of 13 days. That is considerably dry however compared to the summer months where rainfall can be as high as 265mm falling over an average of 16 days.
During April, you will get an average of 8 hours of sunshine each day which is the highest in the year along with May, June, November, December and March which also see 8 hours of sunshine each day. With the rainfall not being as high and having a full day of sunshine, you will be able to enjoy exploring this popular holiday destination but make sure to check the weather forecast before booking anything.
If you experience good weather and love to hit the beach then you will be happy to know that the average sea temperature in April is a very warm 29°C which is the highest in the year along with December, January, February and March which also have an average sea temperature of 29°C. This very warm sea temperature will let you spend hours exploring the sea without feeling uncomfortable.
The chance of there being a cloudy day this month is a high 71% but is not higher than the month before when it is 79% but is considerably higher than the month after when is decreases to 52%. Ha Long Bay has its many benefits and one of those benefits that appeals to holidaymakers is that it has more hours of sunshine than in neighbouring destination such as Mai Chau which only sees 5 hours of sunshine compared to the 8 in Ha Long Bay.
Ha Long Bay Hotels for April
If you're on a budget and looking for a budget hotel then try the Vuon Dao which is a 2 star hotel located on the Ha Long waterfront. It is perfect for both families and couples and is a wonderful hotel with equally wonderful staff. It has a total of 67 rooms which are standard double rooms, standard twin rooms and triple rooms all which have air conditioning, internet access, satellite TV and blackout curtains. The hotel offers facilities such as free Wi-Fi, parking, laundry service and a shared lounge area.
Morning Star Hotel
If you want to treat yourself this year to a luxury hotel this year then we recommend the Morning Star Hotel which is a 4 star hotel located in Ngoc Chau. It is mostly popular with couples and is highly recommended for it cleanliness. You will get an amazing view of the bay from your room and has a calming and relaxing atmosphere. It has 106 rooms available including superior rooms, deluxe rooms, panorama rooms and suites which all have breakfast included, air conditioning, coffee/tea making facilities and internet access. There are also plenty of activities at the hotel such as a golf course, karaoke, water sports and a hot tub to relax in.
Catba Island Resort & Spa
One of the most popular places to stay when visiting Ha Long Bay is the Catba Island Resort & Spa which is a 4 star hotel located in beautiful surroundings. It is a popular choice of hotel for couples and is an awesome place to stay with first-class service. If you want to go on one of the many day cruises, the helpful reception staff will help you book it. The views from the hotel are stunning as is the hotel itself, you will not be disappointed.
Bars and Restaurants
If you are in the mood for some Chinese food then head to the Panorama Restaurant which is a Chinese restaurant located in the Morning Star Hotel on the Tuan Chau Island. The restaurant is placed on a rotating platform, giving you a panoramic view of the bay.
Things to do in Ha Long Bay in April
Alova Gold Cruises Day Tours
If you do decide you'd like to book a short stay on one of the many day cruises then consider a stay on the Alova Gold Cruises Day Tours which is a boat tour of the Ha Long Bay area. They have great tour guides who are very friendly and will educate you o the culture and nature of this area. As well as enjoying the beautiful scenery, you will also enjoy the delicious meals they have to offer.
Legacy Cruises Day Tours
Another day cruise you can book is the Legacy Cruises Day Tours which is another boat tour of the Ha Long Bay area. It has received a Certificate of Excellence and is a very clean and well-kept cruise. You will have great fun doing all the activities the cruise has to offer including kayaking, canoeing and visiting the floating villages. The rooms are very big with nice large windows so you can enjoy the mesmerising scenery right from your room.