Ho Chi Minh City Weather in February


Season: Dry Season

Ho Chi Minh City weather in February remains mild as the average temperature keeps at about 28℃(82℉). The average high temperature remains around 33℃(91℉) in the daytime and the average low temperature is around 23℃(73℉) at night. The humidity keeps at a relatively low level of 69%. It seldom rains this month and there is only one rainy day on average, which leads to dry climate in February. February can be considered the driest month of the year. 

The most expected thing in February is undoubtedly the Tet Festival, aka Vietnamese Lunar New Year. The traditional holiday lasts for 7 days and visitors should not miss the chance to soak up local culture and experience the festive atmosphere. Tet is generally taking place in early February.


Averages for Ho Chi Minh City Weather in February

Temperature: 28°C / 82°F
High Temperature: 33°C / 91°F
Low Temperature: 23°C / 73°F
Humidity: 69%
Rainfall: 4 mm
Rainy Days: 1 day
Sunrise: 06:08 ~ 06:17
Sunset: 17:57 ~ 18:03

What to Wear in Ho Chi Minh City in February

Light and airy clothing is the best choice for visitors who plan to travel to Ho Chi Minh City in February. T-shirts, long-sleeve shirts and light trousers are all practical. Though the weather keeps mild in February, it is still recommended to protect your skin against strong sun rays by wearing a cap or hat
Ho Chi Minh City Clothes in February February Wear in Ho Chi Minh City

Top Things to Do in Ho Chi Minh City in February

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One of the best things to do in Ho Chi Minh City in February is to take part in the celebration of the Tet Festival, the most significant festival for locals. Cholon, aka Chinatown, is definitely the best place to experience it. Besides, various styles of old architecture in this area are also very alluring. In February, apart from exploring the classic attractions in the city like Central Post Office and Saigon Opera House, the Cu Chi Tunnels about 40 km (25 mi) from the city is also a wonderful place of adventure. For most visitors, choosing a rooftop bar to enjoy the city’s frenetic energy is unmissable.  


1. Remember to stay hydrated and drink more water if you are attending outdoor activities. 
2. During the Tet Festival, a lot of stores, attractions and restaurants may stay closed. So well arrange your itinerary and living there before departure.
- Last updated on Mar. 03, 2023 by Kate Liu -