The weather in Vientiane is practically the same as the rest of the provinces in Laos, which show tropical climates. There is a slight tendency of higher temperatures and less rainfall than in the northern regions of Laos, however.
Much like the rest of the country, Vientiane experiences three distinct seasons: the cool season, the hot season and the rainy season. Weather is fairly predictable in these diverse seasons except for the occasional discrepancies. Most of the time, seasons are consistent enough for a visitor to be able to easily plan a trip to Vientiane. [Read more…]