Countries A-Z:         A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Y | Z
Add Bookmark
Bright Future Dir.
 
Climate & Temperature > Laos > Vientiane Climate
Laos flag

Vientiane Climate & Temperature

Vientiane Climate Graph
  • Vientiane, Laos is at 17°57'N, 102°33'E, 171 m (561 ft). See map.
  • Vientiane has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate (Köppen-Geiger classification: Aw) with a pronounced dry season in the low-sun months , no cold season, wet season is in the high-sun months.
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Vientiane is situated in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 25.9 degrees Celsius (78.6 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 6.8 °C (12.2°F). This indicates that the continentality type is hyperoceanic, subtype truly hyperoceanic.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 1648.7 mm (64.9 inches) which is equivalent to 1648.7 Litres/m² (40.44 Gallons/ft²).
  • On average there are 2420 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • If you were to burrow down through the Earth from Vientiane you would come out nearest to the climate station at San Juan De Marcona, Peru where you would find a Subtropical desert climate (Warm temperate desert biome).
Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
maximum temperature iconAverage Max Temperature °C ( °F) 23 (74) 24 (76) 27 (81) 29 (84) 29 (84) 28 (83) 28 (82) 28 (82) 28 (82) 27 (80) 24 (75) 22 (72) 26 (80)
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) 22 (71) 24 (75) 27 (80) 29 (83) 28 (82) 28 (82) 28 (82) 27 (81) 27 (81) 26 (80) 24 (76) 22 (71) 26 (79)
minimum temperature iconAverage Min Temperature °C ( °F) 17 (62) 19 (66) 22 (71) 24 (75) 25 (76) 25 (77) 25 (77) 25 (76) 24 (75) 23 (74) 19 (67) 17 (63) 22 (71)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) 6 (0) 12 (0) 36 (1) 85 (3) 255 (10) 273 (11) 266 (10) 323 (13) 295 (12) 87 (3) 10 (0) 3 (0) 1649 (65)
rain days iconNumber of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day) 2 (6%) 2 (7%) 4 (13%) 9 (30%) 16 (52%) 19 (63%) 17 (55%) 19 (61%) 15 (50%) 6 (19%) 2 (7%) 0 (0%)   111 (30%)
sunshine iconAverage Sunlight Hours/ Day 07:42 07:19 06:54 07:18 06:17 04:00 05:05 04:48 05:48 07:54 08:12 08:11   06:37
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day 11:10 11:31 12:00 12:31 12:57 13:10 13:04 12:42 12:12 11:41 11:15 11:03   12:00
sunny or cloudy iconPercentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 70 (30) 64 (36) 58 (42) 59 (41) 49 (51) 31 (69) 39 (61) 38 (62) 48 (52) 68 (32) 74 (26) 75 (25)   55 (45)
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 52 61.3 72.2 83.9 87.6 84.5 87.1 84.1 72.7 61.1 52 48.6   70.6

Compare with:

Bangkok, Beijing, Bogotá, Buenos Aires, Cairo, Delhi, Dhaka, Guangzhou, Istanbul, Jakarta, Karachi, Kolkata, Lagos, London, Los Angeles, Manila, Mexico City, Moscow, Mumbai, New York, Osaka, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Seoul, Shanghai, Tokyo, other.

Resources

WMO Normals

Climate of Vientiane, Laos Discussion

Post your insights, comments, questions, answers, feedback, error reports, related link suggestions etc. using the easy form below:

Discussion

No posts yet.

Add Post

* Required information
(will not be published)
Enter the fifth word of this sentence.
 
Enter answer:
 

Navigate to Surrounding Climate Guides:

© 2009 - 2014 climatemps.com - Sitemap - Contact Us - Privacy Policy - Accommodation