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Best time to visit Huangshan City, China

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The best time to visit Huangshan City is September-October

Want to know when to travel to Huangshan City? Based on criteria such as the weather, cost of flights and hotels, and peak travel periods, September-October is the best time to go to Huangshan City. Don’t just take our word for it though… We’ve put together loads of information below to help you decide, such as a monthly breakdown of the weather, what to pack, when to fly, and much more.

In the summer months, temperatures tend to get to a maximum of around 31℃ (88℉). In the winter, temperatures can get down to 10℃ (50℉) around January.

If you’re keen to see the sights of Huangshan City during the day, the sun stays up the longest around July. You don’t want to get wet on your holiday, do you? Well if you’re trying to avoid the rain, then steer clear of Huangshan City in June. Head over there in January instead if you want to increase your chances of not being rained on.

Continue reading to find out loads more about when to travel to Huangshan City, then use the handy tools below to search for the best flight and hotel options that are right for you.

Warmest month

August

Least rainfall

January

Most daylight

July

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Huangshan City seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Huangshan City as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Huangshan City is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

Season Months
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Huangshan City

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Huangshan City for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Huangshan City climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Huangshan City for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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Huangshan City in January

  • Average temperature: 15℃ (59℉)
  • Average high temperature: 18℃ (63℉)
  • Average low temperature: 12℃ (54℉)
  • Average humidity: 76%
  • Average sunny days: 20 days
  • Average rainfall: 19mm (1") over 10 days
20 days
of pure sunshine
10 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in January, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie.


Huangshan City in February

  • Average temperature: 16℃ (61℉)
  • Average high temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average low temperature: 14℃ (57℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 15 days
  • Average rainfall: 22mm (1") over 10 days
15 days
of pure sunshine
10 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in February, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie.


Huangshan City in March

  • Average temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average high temperature: 21℃ (69℉)
  • Average low temperature: 16℃ (60℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 14 days
  • Average rainfall: 39mm (2") over 15 days
14 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in March, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Huangshan City in April

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average high temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 12 days
  • Average rainfall: 65mm (3") over 16 days
12 days
of pure sunshine
16 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in April, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Huangshan City in May

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (76℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average humidity: 84%
  • Average sunny days: 9 days
  • Average rainfall: 156mm (6") over 20 days
9 days
of pure sunshine
20 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in May, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Huangshan City in June

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average humidity: 86%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 179mm (7") over 21 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
21 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in June, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Huangshan City in July

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 84%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 141mm (6") over 21 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
21 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in July, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Huangshan City in August

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average humidity: 83%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 152mm (6") over 21 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
21 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in August, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Huangshan City in September

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 9 days
  • Average rainfall: 95mm (4") over 19 days
9 days
of pure sunshine
19 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in September, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.

Huangshan City in October

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average humidity: 76%
  • Average sunny days: 20 days
  • Average rainfall: 28mm (1") over 9 days
20 days
of pure sunshine
9 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in October, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Huangshan City in November

  • Average temperature: 21℃ (69℉)
  • Average high temperature: 23℃ (74℉)
  • Average low temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 20 days
  • Average rainfall: 40mm (2") over 9 days
20 days
of pure sunshine
9 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in November, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Huangshan City in December

  • Average temperature: 16℃ (61℉)
  • Average high temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average low temperature: 14℃ (57℉)
  • Average humidity: 74%
  • Average sunny days: 20 days
  • Average rainfall: 21mm (1") over 8 days
20 days
of pure sunshine
8 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Huangshan City in December, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Huangshan City is usually August, where temperatures tend to rise to around 30℃ (86℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Huangshan City is generally around January. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in January first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Huangshan City is generally around June, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of June too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Huangshan City, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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