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

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

When to go to Dêgê, China

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

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

January

If you are traveling to Dêgê in January, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Dêgê is pretty cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in this region can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 50s F (low 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you vacation in Dêgê during April, you are likely to find that it is cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Dêgê is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Dêgê in June, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Dêgê is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Dêgê is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Dêgê is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Dêgê during October, you are likely to find that it is cool.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Dêgê can be 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:

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

December

December in Dêgê is cold. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Dêgê, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there. Dêgê is at a very high altitude, and may result in altitude sickness.

For that reason, you will want to pack strong altitude sickness prevention products and treatments.

  • Consider asking your doctor about Diamox
  • Oximeter to check blood oxygen
  • Ibuprofen
  • Ginko biloba or other supplements (ask your doctor)
  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A, C and I
  • A SIM card that works in Dêgê
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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