Huangshan, China: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Huangshan, China? If you're planning to go to Huangshan, we've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Huangshan, China

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

Important essentials for Huangshan, China

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Huangshan, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance that includes COVID-19 coverage

    Cases are climbing again, and areas are returning to lockdown. If you or a companion get COVID-19, you may be stuck with no way home -- but travel insurance can protect you. Learn more about COVID-19 and travel insurance


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).

  • (U.S. Residents) Telehealth COVID-19 test for entry to U.S.

    U.S. residents still need a certified COVID-19 test to return home, but it can now be via Zoom. Learn more


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards frequently wear out. An unreadable card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • N95 masks

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection you can have.


  • Touchless thermometer

    A touchless thermometer is important to have.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry TSA-friendly product.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some rural areas may have potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good choice.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

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

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January

January in Huangshan is very cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain regularly.

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February

February here is freezing and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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March

If you visit Huangshan during March, you might notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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April

If you vacation in Huangshan during April, you will probably notice that it is brisk and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

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May

May in Huangshan is cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain about half of the time.

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June

If you go to Huangshan in June, you will notice that it is crisp and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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July

July in Huangshan is balmy and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C).

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August

August is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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September

September in Huangshan is chilly. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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October

If you are traveling to Huangshan in October, you will notice that it is pretty cool and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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November

November in Huangshan is brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

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December

December in Huangshan is frigid. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

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