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

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

When to go to Shizuishan, China

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

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

January

Traveling to Shizuishan in January, you will notice that it is biting cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 10s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost almost every day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

Traveling to Shizuishan in February, you will notice that it is very cold. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

Traveling to Shizuishan in March, you will notice that it is pretty cool. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 30s F (single digits C). There is frost almost every day of the month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Shizuishan in April, you will notice that it is cool. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in Shizuishan dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Shizuishan in July, you will notice that it is extremely warm. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August in this region is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Shizuishan in September, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Shizuishan can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Shizuishan in November, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost almost every day of the month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December here is biting cold. Temperatures average in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Shizuishan, 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 Shizuishan

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