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

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

When to go to Luoyang, China

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

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

January

Traveling to Luoyang in January, you will notice that it can be brisk. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 30s F (single digits C). There is frost most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Luoyang in February, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain sometimes.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

There is frost a bit less than half of the time. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Luoyang is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you go to Luoyang in June, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you go to Luoyang in July, you will notice that it is constantly 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:

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

August

If you are traveling to Luoyang in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Luoyang in September, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you go to Luoyang in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for Luoyang is cold. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost regularly. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December here is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Heavy jacket
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Sweaters

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Luoyang, 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 Luoyang
  • If you plan to visit a church, make sure to bring appropriate clothing
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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