Ha Long Bay Weather February Averages, Vietnam
What's the weather like in Ha Long Bay in February
February is a winter month in Ha Long Bay which is located in Vietnam and has an average temperature of 18°C which is the second lowest average temperature of the year. Even though it is winter the temperature is still quite pleasant and warm enough to enjoy days out doing water sports, sightseeing and to discover the different islands. During the winter month, you may experience temperatures high of up to 21°C and lows of 15°C which is the second lowest of the year along with December which also has a low temperature of 15°C. We recommend taking a jacket if you're visiting in February in case you do get caught out in cooler temperatures.
As the average temperatures start to rise slightly in February from the month before, so does the average monthly rainfall which is 22mm falling over an average of 11 days in February compared to just 3mm falling over an average of 10 days in January and 53mm falling over an average of 13 days in March.
You can expect to get an average of 7 hours of sunshine each day during the month which is the second highest in the year along with July, September, October and January which also see an average of 7 hours of sunshine each day. With pleasant temperatures and a good day of sunshine, you'll be able to enjoy discovering this popular holiday destination and all it has to offer.
Even though February is a winter month, the average sea temperature is 29°C which is the highest in the year along with March, April, December and January which also have an average sea temperature of 29°C. If you catch a day with good weather and no rain, you will be able to enjoy many hours of swimming in the very warm sea.
The chance of there being a cloudy day in February is a huge 78% which is slightly higher than the month before when it is 72% but slightly lower than the month after when it is 79%. Even though there are high chances of clouds, temperatures are pleasant and you'll be able to enjoy more hours of sunshine than other neighbouring holiday destinations such as Mai Chau which only has 3 hours of sunshine compare to the 7 in Ha Long Bay.
Ha Long Bay Hotels in February
Tuan Chau International Resort
If you're looking for a budget hotel that is still quality then we recommend the Tuan Chau International Resort which is a 3 star hotel located on Ngo Chau. It is a great hotel for couples with it having a very relaxing atmosphere, perfect for after a busy day sightseeing. It has just 52 rooms available so can book up fast.
The rooms available include standard twin rooms, standard double rooms and deluxe twin rooms all of which have breakfast included, air conditioning, internet access and plasma TV. Facilities at the hotel include relaxing massages, stunning spa, lively bar and a much needed coffee shop.
Halong Spring Hotel
If you want to stay at a luxury hotel during your stay then why not try the Halong Spring Hotel which is a 4 star hotel located on the Ha Long waterfront. It is a perfect hotel for both couples and friends travelling together. It is a truly luxury hotel with very spacious and clean rooms. It has 167 room available with a range of superior twin rooms, deluxe double rooms, deluxe twin rooms and executive suites. All of the rooms include a flat screen TV, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi and satellite channels.
Facilities at the hotel include great evening entertainment, free parking, a restaurant and a bar. It has 88 rooms available including superior rooms, deluxe rooms and mithrin suites which all have a flat screen TV, air conditioning, free Wi-Fi and an in-room safe. There are plenty of activities to do at the hotel including a pool table, relaxing sauna, spa and wellness centre and amazing hot tub plus many more.
Bars and Restaurants
If you're tired of eating noodles and seafood, then eat at the Vinace restaurant which is an Italian and pizza restaurant located in Ha Long Bay. The pasta dishes are highly recommended and are great if you are missing some home comfort food. As well as the pasta, the mushroom chicken dinner also comes highly recommended as does the steak.
Things to do in Ha Long Bay in February
Take a look at the weather forecast to help you plan your trip to Ha Long Bay.
Han Ga Choi
If you love to discover and explore beautiful places then we suggest you go to Han Ga Choi Island which is definitely a must see. You will get some great photo opportunities here and it even looks like the two rocks are kissing. One of the ways to visit the island is by booking a short stay on one of the many day cruises. This will take you to the island so you can cherish this wonder for many years.
Bai Chai Bridge
One landmark you must go and see is the magnificent Bai Chai Bridge which looks truly amazing during the sunset. Whether you are looking onto the bridge or are on the bridge looking at the two islands, you will experience truly amazing views. You will enjoy the walk across this bridge and take some great photos. After the sun has set the view is made even better with the lights on the bridge lighting it up.