Ha Long Bay Weather November Averages, Vietnam
What's the weather like in Ha Long Bay in November
It is the start of the winter month in November is Ha Long Bay, which is located in Vietnam, with an average temperature of 22°C. Even though it is the start of winter the temperature is still very warm and enough to enjoy days out seeing the Bai Chai Bridge, going on wildlife tours and cultural tours. During this winter month, you might experiences temperatures high of up to 24°C and lows of 18°C which is still warm and can be enjoyed.
As the average temperature drops slightly from the month before, the average monthly rainfall significantly drops from 54mm falling over an average of 11 days in October to just 12mm falling over an average of 8 days in November which is the second driest month of the year.
During this winter month, there will be an average of 8 hours of sunshine which is the highest in the year along with December, March, April, May and June which also has 8 hours of sunshine. With temperatures warm and it being one of the driest months, it is a great time to discover this popular holiday destination but you can always check the weather forecast before booking anything.
If you're a beach person and love to take a dip in the sea then you will be happy to know that the average sea temperature in November in Ha Long Bay is 28°C which is the second highest in the year along with May which also has a sea temperature of 28°C. Because the sea temperature is very warm, you will be able to enjoy hours in the sea without feeling uncomfortable.
The chance of there being a cloudy day in November is 41% which is lower than the month before when it is 49% and also lower than the month after when it rises to 56%. As well as boasting warm temperatures and very warm sea temperatures, it also has more hours of sunshine than neighbouring holiday destinations such as Mai Chau which only has 5 hours of sunshine in November compared to 8 in Ha Long Bay.
Ha Long Bay Hotels in November
Ha Long Bay Hotel
If you need to stick to a budget but want to find a good hotel then try the Ha Long Bay Hotel which is a 3 star hotel located on the Ha Long Bay waterfront. It is mostly popular with friend and is a great place to stay if you're on a budget. It has 51 rooms available in a choice of standard twin rooms and deluxe twin rooms, all of which have breakfast included, air conditioning, internet access and TV. Facilities at this budget hotel include massages, steam room, Wi-Fi and parking.
Muong Tanh Quang Ninh Hotel
If you are after a bit of luxury this year then consider booking a stay at the Muong Tanh Quang Ninh Hotel which is a 4 star hotel located near the Halong Palace. It is very popular for those travelling on business but is also popular among couples. The hotel is very clean and the room are very spacious. It has a massive 506 rooms available in a range of deluxe double and twin rooms, all of which have stunning city views, flat screen TV, air conditioning and free Wi-Fi. You will find plenty of activities at the hotel such as a tennis court, fitness centre, karaoke and sauna.
Royal International Hotel & Villas
One of the most popular hotels to stay in when visiting Ha Long Bay is the Royal International Hotel & Villas which is a 4 star hotel located in Bai Chay. It is a very popular choice of hotel for couples and you will truly have a great stay here. The hotel has large clean rooms so that you feel comfortable throughout your stay as well as friendly and welcoming hotel staff who will help if you need anything.
Bars and Restaurants
If you would like to try the local cuisine when visiting Ha Long Bay then eat at Phuong Vi which is a Vietnamese and seafood restaurant located next to the Heritage Hotel Halong. The seafood here is unbelievably fresh and is expertly prepared by the experienced chef. You will get great service and the dinner that comes highly recommended is the grilled fish and stir fried oyster so give that a try.
Co Ngu Restaurant
If you love seafood then we highly recommend eating at the Co Ngu Restaurant which is a seafood restaurant located near the Cong Vien Hoang Gia. They have the finest fresh seafood on offer which is why it can get a little bit crowded during lunch and dinner hours. A dish that comes highly recommended is the cream of carrot soup.
Things to do in Ha Long Bay in November
Paradise Cruises - Paradise Sunset Cruise
If you want to set off on an adventure then book a stay on the Paradise Cruises - Paradise Sunset Day Cruise which is a boat tour that takes you round Ha Long Bay. You will have a truly wonderful time on this cruise even if you're unlucky to have bad weather. The cruise members will go out of their way to make sure you enjoy your stay and take memories that will last a lifetime. You will experience truly stunning scenery and some fun activities too.
Treasure Junk Day Cruise
Another great day cruise you can go on is the Treasure Junk Day Cruise which is another boat tour of Ha Long Bay. You can take a 2 night break from your hotel to stay on this cruise for 2 nights and be looked after by extremely polite and helpful crew members. A bus will come and pick you up from your hotel and take you to the cruise which is very well kept and spacious. The tour of Ha Long Bay is exceptional with plenty of activities to do along the way.