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

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

When to go to Mount Tai, China

Based on the climate and weather in Mount Tai, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Mount Tai, China by month

January

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

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thermal undergarments
  • Scarf
  • Sweaters
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Very heavy socks
  • Gloves
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Insulated boots
  • Fleeces

February

February in Mount Tai can be dangerously cold. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 30% to 40% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sweaters
  • Scarf
  • Very heavy socks
  • Insulated boots
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Fleeces
  • Gloves
  • Thermal undergarments

March

March in Mount Tai is frosty. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 30% to 40% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Mount Tai can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 30s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 30% to 40% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Fleeces
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear

May

May in Mount Tai is crisp. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 30% to 40% range on average.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long skirts
  • Socks
  • Dresses
  • Standard footwear
  • Pants or jeans

June

If you vacation in Mount Tai during June, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Socks
  • Umbrella
  • Pants or jeans
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Rain boots
  • Long skirts

July

July in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Umbrella
  • Rain boots
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Rain coat
  • Standard footwear
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining

August

If you vacation in Mount Tai during August, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Long skirts
  • Rain boots
  • Socks
  • Rain coat
  • Pants or jeans
  • Umbrella
  • Standard footwear
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Light jacket or fleece

September

Traveling to Mount Tai in September, you will notice that it is chilly. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Socks
  • Standard footwear

October

October in Mount Tai can be brisk. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) to low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Warm pants or jeans
  • Jacket or coat
  • Light gloves or mittens
  • Fleeces

November

November in this region is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December is freezing. Temperatures average in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Thermal undergarments
  • Fleeces
  • Pajamas, such as sweats
  • Insulated boots
  • Sweaters
  • Gloves
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Very heavy socks
  • Scarf

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Mount Tai, China

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Mount Tai, 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 Mount Tai
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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