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

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

When to go to Cherchen, China

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

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

January

January in Cherchen is frigid. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Cherchen in February, you will notice that it can be brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you visit Cherchen during March, you are likely to find that it is relatively cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you go to Cherchen in April, you will notice that it is mild. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you go to Cherchen in May, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you vacation in Cherchen during June, you are likely to find that it is consistently hot.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

Traveling to Cherchen in July, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Cherchen during September, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Cherchen during October, you are likely to find that it is mild.

Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Cherchen is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Cherchen is frosty. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 10s F (10+ below zero C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Cherchen, 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 Cherchen
  • If you plan to visit a mosque, pack clothing that covers the knees and shoulders
  • Appropriate museum wear

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