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

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

When to go to Huashan National Park, China

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

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

January

Traveling to Huashan National Park in January, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold. Daytime temperatures are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

If you are traveling to Huashan National Park in March, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you visit Huashan National Park during April, you are likely to find that it is brisk. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Huashan National Park is cool and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C).

It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Huashan National Park can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you vacation in Huashan National Park during July, you are likely to find that it is balmy and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in Huashan National Park is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you visit Huashan National Park during September, you are likely to find that it can be chilly and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you visit Huashan National Park during October, you are likely to find that it is cold. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November can be brisk. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Huashan National Park can be extremely cold. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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