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

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

When to go to Taishan, China

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

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

January

January in Taishan can be chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 50s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

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

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Taishan is mild and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

If you are traveling to Taishan in April, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

In May, Taishan is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the 80s F (high 20s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

At night, lows are in the low 70s F (low 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Taishan, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof footwear

June

June here is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. 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:

  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts

July

If you go to Taishan in July, you will notice that it is consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Shorts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals

August

Traveling to Taishan in August, you will notice that it is extremely hot and very rainy. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunglasses
  • Umbrella
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear

September

September in Taishan is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Sandals
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Dresses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear

October

If you visit Taishan during October, you are likely to find that it is hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 60s F (high 10s C).

In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain sometimes.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Taishan during November, you are likely to find that it is warm.

Temperatures tend to hover around the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in this region is mild and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Taishan, 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 Taishan
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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