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

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

When to go to Foshan, China

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

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

January

Traveling to Foshan in January, you will notice that it can be chilly. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Foshan is mild. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March here is balmy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April for Foshan is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Foshan in May, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Foshan in June, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July is really hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Foshan 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 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Foshan in September, you will notice that it can be sweltering. 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:

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

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for Foshan is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Foshan in December, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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