January is one of the coldest months of the year, but in contrast to the weather, the city of Hanoi in January seems to be the busiest of the year and the street are more crowded than usual. Everyone is preparing for the coming Lunar New Year. If you visit Hanoi in this weather, you will be able to see the old and new of this city.
Hanoi weather in January
Eventhough Hanoi weather in January is among the coldest months of the year however, January is also the driest month in Hanoi with the rainfall only 14mm/month, rain only 2 days in the month. At night, the temperature can be low under 10°C. During the day, even with sunshine it can be cold, high humidity at 70%.
However, in the climate like this (average temperature 14-21°C) is also a lucky opportunity for you to enjoy delicious Hanoi street food such as pho, hot pot and grilled dishes.
In addition, you will be able to see how Hanoians prepare for their biggest holiday – Tet Holiday.
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