Vietnam’s Weather Update (Jan 18): Hanoi and Northern Regions Experience Intensified Cold Rain

Vietnam's weather forecast for January 18 predicts cold rain and low temperatures through the weekend in Hanoi and the Northern region.

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Based on the National Center for Hydrometeorological Forecasting, the Northwest region will experience showers and scattered thunderstorms with heavy rain. During thunderstorms, there is a possibility of tornadoes, lightning, hail, and strong winds. Localized heavy rain can lead to flash floods on small rivers and streams, landslides on slopes, and flooding in low-lying areas. In the delta, Northern Midlands, Thanh Hoa, and Nghe An, expect drizzles and scattered fog during the day.

The weather forecast in different regions

Northwest region: The weather will be cloudy, with scattered showers and thunderstorms in some areas. During thunderstorms, there is a possibility of tornadoes, lightning, hail, and strong winds. Lowest temperature: 17-20 degrees, some areas below 13 degrees. Highest temperature: 21-24 degrees, some areas below 21 degrees.

Northeast region: The weather will be cloudy, with drizzles and scattered fog in the morning. In mountainous areas, there will be scattered showers and thunderstorms in some places. During thunderstorms, there is a possibility of tornadoes, lightning, hail, and strong winds. The lowest temperature is 17-20 degrees, and in some mountainous areas, it is below 16 degrees. Highest temperature: 22-25 degrees, and some places will be above 25 degrees.

Thanh Hoa – Thua Thien Hue: The weather will be cloudy and sunny in the afternoon, with rain in the evening and at night. Lowest temperature: 19-22 degrees. Highest temperature: 25-28 degrees.

The cold rain will continue towards the weekend in Hanoi. Photo: VietnamNet

Da Nang – Binh Thuan: Expect clouds, light rain in some areas, and sunshine in the afternoon. Lowest temperature: 21-24 degrees. Highest temperature: 28-31 degrees.

The Central Highlands: The weather will be cloudy and sunny in the afternoon, with no rain at night. Lowest temperature: 15-18 degrees. Highest temperature: 27-30 degrees.

The Southern region: Expect clouds and sun in the afternoon, with no rain at night. Lowest temperature: 21-24 degrees. Highest temperature: 30-33 degrees, and in some places, it might rise above 33 degrees.

The weather forecast in big cities

Hanoi: The weather will be cloudy, with drizzles and thick fog in the early morning. The weather will be cold and freezing, especially at night. Lowest temperature: 18-20 degrees. Highest temperature: 23-25 degrees.

Ho Chi Minh City: The National Center for Hydrometeorological Forecasting predicts that the weather in the Ho Chi Minh City area will be sunny during the day and cold in the morning and at night. The temperature will range between 32 – 34 degrees, remaining unchanged from previous days. The average relative humidity is 53 – 67%, with a cloud density of 47 – 63%.

Charlotte Pho