Although it is the last month of spring, Ninh Binh Weather in May is more like a summer month due to the significant increase in temperature and precipitation. Weather is sometimes unpredictable this month, tropical low pressure can still pass through and cause some cold days.
The temperature of this month fluctuates between 23-30ºC, humidity 73%, rainfall also increases and more rain this month, there are about 14 rainy days in the month but it is just sudden showers that doesn’t last long. However, you should bring a small umbrella to avoid the unexpected rain.
Ninh Binh is extremely beautiful as it enters the ripened rice season, the rice fields constantly change their colors from green to golden. Ninh Binh, especially in Trang An, turns into stunning scenery in May.
The golden paddies twinkling under the sunshine would be the most scenic experience you could have in Vietnam. You may get a little lost in the scenes, as the real one will be exactly the same as in the photos here.
Howerver, rice plant here is ripened quickly especially in late May, so get here quick.
What’s more in Ninh Binh in May, do you want to lost in a fairy tale? Let go to Cuc Phuong National Park in late April and May. Cuc Phuong National Park is Vietnam’s first national park and is the country’s largest nature reserve. The park is one of the most important sites for biodiversity in Vietnam. In May, Cuc Phuong National Park has become a popular destination this ‘butterfly season,’ for those wishing to be surrounded by the colorful creatures.