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

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

When to go to Fenghuang, China

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

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

January

Traveling to Fenghuang in January, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February here can be brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost a bit less than half of the time. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Fenghuang in March, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). There is frost occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April for Fenghuang is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July here can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Fenghuang in August, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Fenghuang is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Fenghuang in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Fenghuang in November, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about a third of the time. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Fenghuang, 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 Fenghuang
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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