Anhui, China: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

Traveling to Anhui, China? If you're planning to go to Anhui, here is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack:

When to go to Anhui, China

Based on the climate and weather in Anhui, the best time to go is May. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Anhui, China by month

January

Traveling to Anhui in January, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Fleeces

February

February in Anhui is pretty cool. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Jacket or coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Light gloves or mittens

March

March in Anhui is brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Socks
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

April

April in Anhui is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) to high 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

May

May is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts

June

If you visit Anhui during June, you are likely to find that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

July

July in this region is extremely hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Sunglasses
  • Rain boots
  • Dresses

August

August is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain boots
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat

September

If you visit Anhui during September, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts

October

Traveling to Anhui in October, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Pants or jeans

November

November in Anhui can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Socks

December

December in Anhui is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). But the colder weather doesn't bring low humidity, which is in the 50% to 60% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Fleeces
  • Standard footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Anhui, China

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Anhui, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, C and I
  • A SIM card that works in Anhui
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

Check out our guides for these other locations: Nowy Wiśnicz, Poland, Rhayader, Wales, United Kingdom, Kasauli, India, Soest, Germany, Koh Rung Sanloem, Cambodia, Geoje, South Korea, Huai'an, China, Wincanton, England, United Kingdom, South Jutland, Denmark, La Gomera, Spain, and Nunavut, Nunavut, Canada.