Emeishan National Park, China: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Emeishan National Park, China

Based on the climate and weather in Emeishan National Park, the best time to go is October. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Emeishan National Park, China by month

January

January in Emeishan National Park is very cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Emeishan National Park in February, you will notice that it is very cold. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March here is cold. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April here is cold. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Emeishan National Park is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Emeishan National Park can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Emeishan National Park in July, you will notice that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Emeishan National Park is crisp and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) to high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Emeishan National Park can be very chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

Traveling to Emeishan National Park in October, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Emeishan National Park is pretty cool. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Emeishan National Park can be extremely cold. 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
  • Rain coat
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Sweaters
  • Fleeces
  • Insulated boots
  • Gloves
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Very heavy socks

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Emeishan National Park, China

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Emeishan National Park, 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 Emeishan National Park
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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