Chongqing
Weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Chongqing

The best time to visit in Chongqing in China is from March until October, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Chongqing is 34°C in July and the lowest is 12°C in January.

Chongqing has the moderate climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Chongqing or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Chongqing by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 12 16 21 25 28 30 34 34 28 23 18 13
Precipitation (mm) 6 4 22 32 48 62 40 48 55 36 23 6



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14 day weather forecast Chongqing

The weather for Chongqing will be 12° till 7° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Sunday
23 january
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10°C
9°C
4.6 mm
70%
1 Bft
OZO
1
Monday
24 january
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12°C
9°C
0.6 mm
20%
2 Bft
NO
1
Tuesday
25 january
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14°C
9°C
0.2 mm
10%
2 Bft
NO
1
Wednesday
26 january
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12°C
8°C
3.1 mm
60%
2 Bft
O
1
Thursday
27 january
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8°C
7°C
7.1 mm
80%
2 Bft
ONO
1
Friday
28 january
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8°C
7°C
5.4 mm
75%
2 Bft
ONO
1
Saturday
29 january
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8°C
7°C
2.5 mm
55%
1 Bft
ONO
1
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Sunday
30 january
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11°C
7°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
ONO
1
Monday
31 january
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10°C
8°C
2.1 mm
50%
1 Bft
ONO
1
Tuesday
1 february
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8°C
6°C
5.6 mm
75%
1 Bft
O
1
Wednesday
2 february
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7°C
5°C
8.5 mm
80%
1 Bft
Z
1
Thursday
3 february
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7°C
5°C
4.6 mm
70%
1 Bft
ZO
1
Friday
4 february
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6°C
4°C
6.6 mm
75%
2 Bft
OZO
1
Saturday
5 february
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7°C
6°C
0.9 mm
30%
1 Bft
W
1

Climate Chongqing

Chongqing has the moderate climate prevailing. There is a lot of rainfall in the summer, and in the winter it is quite dry again. The average annual temperature for Chongqing is 23° degrees and there is about 381 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 202 days a year with an average humidity of 65% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Chongqing

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 12 16 21 25 28 30 34 34 28 23 18 13
Night temp. (°C) 6 8 13 17 19 22 24 25 21 17 13 8
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 6 4 22 32 48 62 40 48 55 36 23 6
Days with rain 6 4 10 15 16 16 13 14 16 15 11 7
Dry days 25 24 21 15 15 14 18 17 14 16 19 24
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 8 8 7 7 9 9 9 6 6 5 6
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 1 1 1 2 1
UV-index 3 4 5 6 6 7 8 7 6 5 4 3

Chongqing weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Chongqing? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Chongqing?

Chongqing is located in China. It lies in a straight line at 12,200 km from New York.

The coordinates of Chongqing are:

  • Latitude: 29.562778
  • Longitude: 106.552778

The GPS coordinates are 29° 33' N, 106° 33' E

How long is the flight to Chongqing?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Chongqing is approximately 14 h. 10 min.

What are the nearest airports to Chongqing?

These are the airports closests to Chongqing:

  • Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport (19 km) — Chongqing
  • Zunyi Xinzhou Airport (224 km) — Zunyi
  • Mianyang Airport (270 km) — Mianyang

How many inhabitants are there in Chongqing?

Chongqing has approximately 6,461,000 inhabitants.

How big is Chongqing?

The area of Chongqing is around 17,210 km².

What is the currency of Chongqing?

In Chongqing the Chinese yuan renminbi (CNY) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 22 January 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 6.58 Chinese yuan renminbi
  • 1 Chinese yuan renminbi = 0.15 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 657.85 Chinese yuan renminbi
  • 100 Chinese yuan renminbi = 15.20 US dollar

What is the area code of Chongqing?

The area code to call Chongqing is +86.