Taiwan weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Taiwan

The best time to visit in Taiwan is from March until November, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Taiwan is 31°C in July and the lowest is 17°C in January.

Taiwan has the moderate climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Taiwan 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 Taiwan by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 17 19 20 24 27 30 31 31 29 25 23 19
Precipitation (mm) 69 53 55 35 54 73 53 94 73 130 94 88
Climate data from city: Taipei

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14 day weather forecast Taiwan

The weather for in Taiwan will be 35° till 34° degrees in the next 14 days with several days chance of light rain showers.

The weather forecast for Taiwan is based on the weather conditions in the city of Taipei.

Weather forecast this week

Monday 20 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
25°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 9
Tuesday 21 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
35°
26°
0.6 mm 15% 2 m/s 8
Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
25°
3.2 mm 50% 2 m/s 5
Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
35°
25°
1.1 mm 25% 2 m/s 8
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
24°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 9
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 9
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
24°
0.3 mm 10% 4 m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
0.1 mm 20% 5 m/s 8
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
23°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 7
Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
0.1 mm 20% 4 m/s 8
Thursday 30 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
24°
0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 3
Friday 1 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
33°
24°
3.2 mm 50% 1 m/s 3
Saturday 2 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
32°
24°
2.8 mm 50% 1 m/s 2
Sunday 3 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
34°
24°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 4

Climate Taiwan

Taiwan 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 Taiwan is 25° degrees and there is about 871 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 108 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Taiwan

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 17 19 20 24 27 30 31 31 29 25 23 19
Night temp. (°C) 14 15 16 20 23 26 27 27 26 23 20 16
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 69 53 55 35 54 73 53 94 73 130 94 88
Days with rain 23 20 19 17 18 17 10 14 16 23 23 23
Dry days 8 8 12 13 13 13 21 17 14 8 7 8
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 3 4 6 9 9 10 12 12 9 5 4 3
Wind force (Bft) 4 4 3 3 3 2 3 3 3 4 4 4
UV-index 4 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 5 5 4
Climate data from city: Taipei

Taiwan weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Taiwan? 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 Taiwan?

Taiwan lies in a straight line about 12,687 km from United States (New York → Taipei).

How long is the flight to Taiwan?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Taiwan is approximately 13 h. 50 min.

What are the largest airports in Taiwan?

These are the largest airports in Taiwan:

  • Pingtung North Airport – Pingtung
  • Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport – Taipei

How many inhabitants are there in Taiwan?

Taiwan has approximately 23,508,428 inhabitants.

How big is Taiwan?

The area of Taiwan is around 35,980 km². It is 7x smaller than United States.

What is the capital of Taiwan?

The capital of Taiwan is Taipei.

What is the currency of Taiwan?

In Taiwan the New Taiwan dollar (TWD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 20 September 2021

  • 1 New Taiwan dollar = 28.53 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 0.035 New Taiwan dollar
  • 10 New Taiwan dollar = 285.32 US dollar
  • 10 US dollar = 0.35 New Taiwan dollar
  • 100 New Taiwan dollar = 2,853.15 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 3.50 New Taiwan dollar

What is the area code of Taiwan?

The area code to call Taiwan is +886.