Vietnam weather owns many distinct characteristics from the north to the south. Accordingly, there is a warm humid subtropical climate in North, whereas monsoon tropical climate in Central, and Savanna tropical climate in South and Central Highlands.
Situated in South East Asia. Vietnam has a complex topography with a long coastline and three-fourths area of hills and mountains. This type of geography plays a great part in forming Vietnam weather with typical monsoons and high humidity.
Topography in southern Vietnam is quite flat; to the west is Gulf of Thailand, to the east is East Sea, and to the north and northwest is Cambodia. Southern Vietnam weather is characterized by tropical equatorial climate with high temperature.