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

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

When to go to Northeast China, China

Based on the climate and weather in Northeast China, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

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

January

January in Northeast China is biting cold. Temperatures average in the single digits F (10+ below zero C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Thick pajamas
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Neck gaiter
  • High performance gloves
  • Insulated boots
  • Coveralls

February

If you are traveling to Northeast China in February, you will notice that it can be dangerously cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Insulated boots
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Thick pajamas
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • High performance gloves
  • Neck gaiter
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Coveralls
  • Goggles for eye protection

March

March is frosty. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Coveralls
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • High performance gloves
  • Neck gaiter
  • Insulated boots
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Thick pajamas

April

April in Northeast China can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Northeast China is cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Northeast China is warm and somewhat rainy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C). It tends to rain regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Light footwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat

July

If you vacation in Northeast China during July, you are likely to find that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 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 a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Rain coat
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants

August

August in Northeast China is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof footwear
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants

September

September in Northeast China is chilly. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains once in a while.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Northeast China can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

Traveling to Northeast China in November, 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:

  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Coveralls
  • Neck gaiter
  • Thick pajamas
  • High performance gloves
  • Goggles for eye protection
  • Insulated boots
  • Multiple layer jacket shell

December

December in Northeast China can be dangerously cold. Temperatures average in the single digits F (10+ below zero C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Goggles for eye protection
  • High performance gloves
  • Thermal undergarments
  • Multiple layer jacket shell
  • Fleece for under jacket
  • Neck gaiter
  • Insulated boots
  • Extreme cold weather gear
  • Thick pajamas
  • Coveralls

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

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

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