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

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

When to go to Kunshan, China

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

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

January

January for Kunshan is cold. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about two thirds of the time. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February for Kunshan can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Kunshan can be brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost 5-10 days this month. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you go to Kunshan in April, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Kunshan is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to Kunshan in June, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Kunshan in July, you will notice that it can be very 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:

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

August

Traveling to Kunshan in August, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October for Kunshan is balmy. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you are traveling to Kunshan in November, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Kunshan in December, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

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:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Kunshan, 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 Kunshan
  • Appropriate museum wear

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