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

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

When to go to Central Plains, China

Based on the climate and weather in Central Plains, the best time to go is September. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Central Plains, China by month

January

January in Central Plains can be dangerously cold. Temperatures average in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost almost every day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February is biting cold. Temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost nearly every day this month. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Central Plains in March, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 30s F (single digits C). There is frost almost every day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy jacket
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Waterproof boots
  • Umbrella
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Gloves or mittens

April

If you go to Central Plains in April, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain once in a while.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in this region is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to Central Plains in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Central Plains in July, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in this region is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Central Plains in September, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Central Plains in October, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (single digits C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Central Plains in November, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain once in a while.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 30s F (single digits C). There is frost most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Waterproof coat
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof boots
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Cold weather footwear

December

If you are traveling to Central Plains in December, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Central Plains, China

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Central Plains, 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 Central Plains

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