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

Traveling to Khotan, China? If you're planning to go to Khotan, 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 Khotan, China

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

Important essentials for Khotan, China

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an easy-to-carry plane-friendly option.


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can become worn. An unreadable vaccination card can have severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • 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).

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Khotan is frigid. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

If you go to Khotan in February, you will notice that it can be brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

If you vacation in Khotan during March, you will probably see that it is relatively cool. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

April in Khotan is mild. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in Khotan is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you vacation in Khotan during June, you might see that it is consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you vacation in Khotan during July, you are likely to notice that it is constantly hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

If you vacation in Khotan during August, you might find that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

If you go to Khotan in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

If you vacation in Khotan during October, you will probably find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

If you go to Khotan in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

December in Khotan is 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:

If you visit the Khotan Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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