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

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

When to go to Shiyan, China

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

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

January

If you go to Shiyan in January, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain or snow 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 40s F (single digits C). There is frost most days.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Shiyan is cold. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost about two thirds of the time. It rains or snows regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Shiyan is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

In April, Shiyan is balmy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Shiyan, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Shiyan is a perfect temperature. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to Shiyan in June, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you visit Shiyan during July, you are likely to find that it can be sweltering. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August here is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

In September, Shiyan is a perfect temperature. Temperatures routinely are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Shiyan, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November in Shiyan is relatively cool. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). There is frost regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you are traveling to Shiyan in December, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain or snow regularly.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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