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Best time to visit China

Best time to visit China

The best time to visit China is from april until october, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in China is 33° in june and the lowest is 4° in december.

If you want to know what the average temperature is in China or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 10 years.

Climate North China per month

Climate data from: Beijing
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
17° 23° 29° 33° 33° 32° 28° 21° 14°
MM
rain
1 mm 2 mm 3 mm 8 mm 12 mm 28 mm 53 mm 41 mm 24 mm 12 mm 7 mm 1 mm
Snow
days
1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1

Climate East China per month

Climate data from: Shanghai
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
11° 11° 17° 21° 25° 29° 34° 34° 29° 24° 20° 12°
MM
rain
29 mm 47 mm 46 mm 29 mm 40 mm 114 mm 111 mm 85 mm 63 mm 35 mm 42 mm 41 mm
Snow
days
2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Climate South China per month

Climate data from: Guangzhou
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
22° 27° 26° 30° 34° 33° 35° 35° 35° 31° 28° 22°
MM
rain
18 mm 32 mm 49 mm 71 mm 142 mm 124 mm 107 mm 106 mm 110 mm 40 mm 23 mm 19 mm

Climate West China per month

Climate data from: Tibet
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Day
max °C
MM
rain
Snow
days
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
13° 16° 18° 19° 19° 17° 13° 10°
MM
rain
18 mm 33 mm 15 mm 11 mm 13 mm 20 mm 51 mm 53 mm 31 mm 10 mm 2 mm 4 mm
Snow
days
7 10 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
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Climate China

Climate China

Climate China (North) per Month
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China (North) there are 3 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical wet and dry or savanna climate, warm-summer humid continental climate and monsoon-influenced subarctic climate. The average annual temperature for China (North) is 18° degrees and there is about 192 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 279 days a year with an average humidity of 46% and an UV-index of 4.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
17° 23° 29° 33° 33° 32° 28° 21° 14°
Night
min °C
-8° -5° 14° 18° 21° 19° 14° -6°
MM
rain
1 mm 2 mm 3 mm 8 mm 12 mm 28 mm 53 mm 41 mm 24 mm 12 mm 7 mm 1 mm
Rain
days
1 1 4 6 8 11 13 11 7 5 2 1
Snow
days
1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Dry
days
29 25 26 24 23 19 18 20 23 26 27 29
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Average
UV-index
2 2 4 5 6 7 7 6 5 3 2 2
Climate data from: Beijing

Climate China (North) january

On average, it is maximum 5° in january in China (North) and at least around -8° degrees. In january there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm. The it will be dry 29 days this month in China and on average, it snows 1 day in january.

Climate China (North) february

On average, it is maximum 6° in february in China (North) and at least around -5° degrees. In february there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm. The it will be dry 25 days this month in China and on average, it snows 2 days in february.

Climate China (North) march

On average, it is maximum 17° in march in China (North) and at least around 2° degrees. In march there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 3 mm. The it will be dry 26 days this month in China and on average, it snows 1 day in march.

Climate China (North) april

On average, it is maximum 23° in april in China (North) and at least around 8° degrees. In april there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 24 days this month in China.

Climate China (North) may

On average, it is maximum 29° in may in China (North) and at least around 14° degrees. In may there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 12 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in China.

Climate China (North) june

On average, it is maximum 33° in june in China (North) and at least around 18° degrees. In june there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 28 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in China.

Climate China (North) july

On average, it is maximum 33° in july in China (North) and at least around 21° degrees. In july there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 53 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in China.

Climate China (North) august

On average, it is maximum 32° in august in China (North) and at least around 19° degrees. In august there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in China.

Climate China (North) september

On average, it is maximum 28° in september in China (North) and at least around 14° degrees. In september there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in China.

Climate China (North) october

On average, it is maximum 21° in october in China (North) and at least around 9° degrees. In october there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 12 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in China.

Climate China (North) november

On average, it is maximum 14° in november in China (North) and at least around 1° degrees. In november there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 7 mm. The it will be dry 27 days this month in China and on average, it snows 1 day in november.

Climate China (North) december

On average, it is maximum 4° in december in China (North) and at least around -6° degrees. In december there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 1 mm. The it will be dry 29 days this month in China and on average, it snows 1 day in december.

Climate China (East) per Month
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China (East) there are 3 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical wet and dry or savanna climate, warm-summer humid continental climate and monsoon-influenced subarctic climate. The average annual temperature for China (East) is 20° degrees and there is about 683 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 174 days a year with an average humidity of 74% and an UV-index of 5.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
11° 11° 17° 21° 25° 29° 34° 34° 29° 24° 20° 12°
Night
min °C
11° 17° 21° 25° 25° 22° 17° 12°
MM
rain
29 mm 47 mm 46 mm 29 mm 40 mm 114 mm 111 mm 85 mm 63 mm 35 mm 42 mm 41 mm
Rain
days
10 12 14 11 12 17 19 19 17 9 12 9
Snow
days
2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dry
days
19 14 17 19 19 13 12 12 13 22 18 22
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Average
UV-index
2 3 4 5 6 7 7 7 5 5 3 3
Climate data from: Shanghai

Climate China (East) january

On average, it is maximum 11° in january in China (East) and at least around 3° degrees. In january there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm. The it will be dry 19 days this month in China and on average, it snows 2 days in january.

Climate China (East) february

On average, it is maximum 11° in february in China (East) and at least around 4° degrees. In february there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 47 mm. The it will be dry 14 days this month in China and on average, it snows 2 days in february.

Climate China (East) march

On average, it is maximum 17° in march in China (East) and at least around 7° degrees. In march there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 46 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in China.

Climate China (East) april

On average, it is maximum 21° in april in China (East) and at least around 11° degrees. In april there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 29 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in China.

Climate China (East) may

On average, it is maximum 25° in may in China (East) and at least around 17° degrees. In may there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 40 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in China.

Climate China (East) june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in China (East) and at least around 21° degrees. In june there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 114 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in China.

Climate China (East) july

On average, it is maximum 34° in july in China (East) and at least around 25° degrees. In july there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 111 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in China.

Climate China (East) august

On average, it is maximum 34° in august in China (East) and at least around 25° degrees. In august there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 85 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in China.

Climate China (East) september

On average, it is maximum 29° in september in China (East) and at least around 22° degrees. In september there are 17 days of rainfall with a total of 63 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in China.

Climate China (East) october

On average, it is maximum 24° in october in China (East) and at least around 17° degrees. In october there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 35 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in China.

Climate China (East) november

On average, it is maximum 20° in november in China (East) and at least around 12° degrees. In november there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 42 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in China.

Climate China (East) december

On average, it is maximum 12° in december in China (East) and at least around 5° degrees. In december there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 41 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) per Month
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China (South) there are 3 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical wet and dry or savanna climate, warm-summer humid continental climate and monsoon-influenced subarctic climate. The average annual temperature for China (South) is 27° degrees and there is about 839 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 138 days a year with an average humidity of 73% and an UV-index of 6.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
22° 27° 26° 30° 34° 33° 35° 35° 35° 31° 28° 22°
Night
min °C
12° 14° 17° 20° 23° 25° 26° 26° 25° 21° 18° 12°
MM
rain
18 mm 32 mm 49 mm 71 mm 142 mm 124 mm 107 mm 106 mm 110 mm 40 mm 23 mm 19 mm
Rain
days
10 13 18 20 22 24 25 23 21 11 10 8
Dry
days
21 15 13 10 9 6 6 8 9 20 20 23
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Average
UV-index
4 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 6 6 5 4
Climate data from: Guangzhou

Climate China (South) january

On average, it is maximum 22° in january in China (South) and at least around 12° degrees. In january there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) february

On average, it is maximum 27° in february in China (South) and at least around 14° degrees. In february there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 32 mm and the it will be dry 15 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) march

On average, it is maximum 26° in march in China (South) and at least around 17° degrees. In march there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 49 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) april

On average, it is maximum 30° in april in China (South) and at least around 20° degrees. In april there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 71 mm and the it will be dry 10 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) may

On average, it is maximum 34° in may in China (South) and at least around 23° degrees. In may there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 142 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) june

On average, it is maximum 33° in june in China (South) and at least around 25° degrees. In june there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 124 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) july

On average, it is maximum 35° in july in China (South) and at least around 26° degrees. In july there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 107 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) august

On average, it is maximum 35° in august in China (South) and at least around 26° degrees. In august there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 106 mm and the it will be dry 8 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) september

On average, it is maximum 35° in september in China (South) and at least around 25° degrees. In september there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 110 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) october

On average, it is maximum 31° in october in China (South) and at least around 21° degrees. In october there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 40 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) november

On average, it is maximum 28° in november in China (South) and at least around 18° degrees. In november there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 23 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in China.

Climate China (South) december

On average, it is maximum 22° in december in China (South) and at least around 12° degrees. In december there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in China.

Climate China (West) per Month
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China (West) there are 3 types of climates prevailing, namely the tropical wet and dry or savanna climate, warm-summer humid continental climate and monsoon-influenced subarctic climate. The average annual temperature for China (West) is 9° degrees and there is about 261 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 209 days a year with an average humidity of 51% and an UV-index of 3.

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Wind force
in Bft
Average
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
13° 16° 18° 19° 19° 17° 13° 10°
Night
min °C
-10° -9° -6° -3° -2° -5° -7°
MM
rain
18 mm 33 mm 15 mm 11 mm 13 mm 20 mm 51 mm 53 mm 31 mm 10 mm 2 mm 4 mm
Rain
days
4 3 4 6 5 7 19 20 10 2 1 2
Snow
days
7 10 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2
Dry
days
20 15 21 22 26 23 12 11 20 29 28 27
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Average
UV-index
2 2 2 3 3 3 4 4 3 2 2 2
Climate data from: Tibet

Climate China (West) january

On average, it is maximum 5° in january in China (West) and at least around -10° degrees. In january there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 18 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in China and on average, it snows 7 days in january.

Climate China (West) february

On average, it is maximum 7° in february in China (West) and at least around -9° degrees. In february there are 3 days of rainfall with a total of 33 mm. The it will be dry 15 days this month in China and on average, it snows 10 days in february.

Climate China (West) march

On average, it is maximum 9° in march in China (West) and at least around -6° degrees. In march there are 4 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm. The it will be dry 21 days this month in China and on average, it snows 6 days in march.

Climate China (West) april

On average, it is maximum 13° in april in China (West) and at least around -3° degrees. In april there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 11 mm. The it will be dry 22 days this month in China and on average, it snows 2 days in april.

Climate China (West) may

On average, it is maximum 16° in may in China (West) and at least around 1° degrees. In may there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in China.

Climate China (West) june

On average, it is maximum 18° in june in China (West) and at least around 4° degrees. In june there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm and the it will be dry 23 days this month in China.

Climate China (West) july

On average, it is maximum 19° in july in China (West) and at least around 7° degrees. In july there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 51 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in China.

Climate China (West) august

On average, it is maximum 19° in august in China (West) and at least around 7° degrees. In august there are 20 days of rainfall with a total of 53 mm and the it will be dry 11 days this month in China.

Climate China (West) september

On average, it is maximum 17° in september in China (West) and at least around 4° degrees. In september there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in China.

Climate China (West) october

On average, it is maximum 13° in october in China (West) and at least around -2° degrees. In october there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 10 mm and the it will be dry 29 days this month in China.

Climate China (West) november

On average, it is maximum 10° in november in China (West) and at least around -5° degrees. In november there are 1 day of rainfall with a total of 2 mm. The it will be dry 28 days this month in China and on average, it snows 1 day in november.

Climate China (West) december

On average, it is maximum 9° in december in China (West) and at least around -7° degrees. In december there are 2 days of rainfall with a total of 4 mm. The it will be dry 27 days this month in China and on average, it snows 2 days in december.

14 day weather forecast China

14 day weather forecast China

The weather for Beijing in China will be 39° till 46° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

The weather forecast for China is based on the weather in Beijing.

Weather forecast this week
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Tu
25 Jun
We
26 Jun
Th
27 Jun
Fr
28 Jun
Sa
29 Jun
Su
30 Jun
Mo
1 Jul
  Broken wolken Bewolkt Bewolkt Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Helder hemel Gespreide bewolking
Max (°C) 39° 38° 35° 39° 36° 36° 38°
Min (°C) 27° 27° 24° 26° 25° 24° 26°
Rainfall (mm) 0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
2.4
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 0% 0% 0% 30% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 4 3 3 10 10 9 9

Weather forecast next week
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Tu
2 Jul
We
3 Jul
Th
4 Jul
Fr
5 Jul
Sa
6 Jul
Su
7 Jul
Mo
8 Jul
  Light doucheregen Light doucheregen Gespreide bewolking Broken wolken Gespreide bewolking Enkele wolken Bewolkt
Max (°C) 36° 35° 39° 40° 41° 46° 44°
Min (°C) 25° 24° 24° 25° 27° 30° 31°
Rainfall (mm) 6.7
mm
7.5
mm
0.3
mm
1.7
mm
0
mm
0
mm
0
mm
Rainfall (%) 55% 60% 15% 25% 0% 0% 0%
UV-index
UV-index 3 9 9 2 4 3 1
About China

About China

China is in the continental part Azië and the capital is Beijing. The total surface is 9.572.900 km² with 14.500 km of coastline and the population consists of 1.392.650.000 inhabitants. In terms of area, the country is 39x bigger than United Kingdom. If you want to call China you have to use +86 or 0086 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +865012457809 or 00865012457809.

China is in a straight line at 7.839 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 10 hour and 55 min.

Time difference China

Time difference China

In China it is now 04:14 o’clock at night on wednesday 26 june 2019. That is 7 hour later than in United Kingdom. The time zone of China is Asia/Shanghai and the Greenwich time is UTC+08.

Currency China

Currency China

In China the Chinese yuan renminbi is used to pay.

Exchange rate Chinese yuan renminbi 25 june 2019

1 Chinese yuan renminbi = € 0,13 euro
100 Chinese yuan renminbi = € 12,71 euro

1 euro = 7,87 Chinese yuan renminbi
100 euro = 786,65 Chinese yuan renminbi

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Vaccinations China

Vaccinations China

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in China.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Buiktyfus
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis B
  • Japanse encefalitis
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tekenencefalitis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)
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