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

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

When to go to Baotou, China

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

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

January

If you are traveling to Baotou in January, you will notice that it can be bitter cold. Daytime temperatures are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Neck gaiter
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Insulated boots
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Thick pajamas
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Coveralls
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • High performance gloves

February

February in Baotou is freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Neck gaiter
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • High performance gloves
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Insulated boots
  • Thick pajamas
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Coveralls

March

March in Baotou is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Gloves or mittens
  • Sweaters
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy socks
  • Heavy jacket

April

April for Baotou is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Jacket or coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Fleeces
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage

May

May in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • Shorts or short pants

June

June for Baotou is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

July

Traveling to Baotou in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Sandals
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Skirts

August

If you are traveling to Baotou in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof footwear

September

September here is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof luggage
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans
  • Long skirts
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

October

If you are traveling to Baotou in October, you will notice that it can be chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Baotou can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with a few days below 0 F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Insulated boots
  • Very heavy socks
  • Gloves
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Sweaters
  • Fleeces
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Scarf

December

If you are traveling to Baotou in December, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold. Expect it to rain sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Insulated boots
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Thick pajamas
  • Rain coat
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Neck gaiter
  • Umbrella
  • High performance gloves
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Coveralls
  • Multiple layer jacket shell

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Baotou, 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 Baotou

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