Ho Chi Minh City Weather in March


Season: Dry Season

Ho Chi Minh City Weather in March is hot as the temperature keeps a range of 24-34℃(75-93℉). The humidity in March is relatively low, about 69%. In the aspect of rainfall, it hardly rains and the total precipitation is only about 10 mm. There are 2 rainy days this month on average. In short, the climate this month remains dry and hot. What’s more, the daytime hours are over 12 hours in March. 

For travelers, it is a little hot this month but still favorable for sightseeing in the 300-year-old city. In addition to visiting the iconic attractions in the city like Notre Dame Cathedral, and Central Post Office, it is recommended to relax in some green spaces and enjoy the fresh air.   


Averages for Ho Chi Minh City Weather in March

Temperature: 29°C / 84°F
High Temperature: 34°C / 93°F
Low Temperature: 24C / 75°F
Humidity: 69%
Rainfall: 10 mm
Rainy Days: 2 days
Sunrise: 05:51 ~ 06:08
Sunset: 18:03 ~ 18:04

What to Wear in Ho Chi Minh City in March

If you are traveling to Ho Chi Minh City in March, prepare some airy and comfortable summer outfits, like short-sleeve shirts, shorts, skirts, and sandals. As it keeps hot and dry in March, wearing sunglasses and a sun-blocking hat is very necessary to prevent you against the scorching sunlight. 
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Top Things to Do in Ho Chi Minh City in March

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In March, it is recommended to stroll around Ho Chi Minh Squares to appreciate the French-style buildings. Of course, you can drop by Notre Dame Cathedral to enjoy the beauty of classic architecture. Central Post Office, like a French-style train station, is another recommended sight where you cannot only capture some amazing photos but also mail some postcards or souvenirs to your intimate friends and families. One of the most unmissable attractions is the Cu Chi Tunnels located in the suburban area of the city, which offers an interesting and adventurous experience for visitors. If you want to explore lively nightlife in the city, then Pham Ngu Lao Street is an ideal place that is full of street snacks, bars and pubs, live music and various styles of hostels. 


1. Apply sunscreen regularly on sunny days to protect your skin as the UV rays are strong this month.  
2. Pay attention to staying hydrated when being outdoors and drink water or eat fresh fruits more frequently.
- Last updated on Mar. 03, 2023 by Kate Liu -