Taitung County, Taiwan: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Taitung County, Taiwan

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

What to wear/what to pack for Taitung County, Taiwan by month

January

In January, Taitung County is crisp. Temperatures routinely are in the 60s F (high 10s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Taitung County, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Taitung County in February, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

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

At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Taitung County, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Taitung County in April, you will notice that it is warm. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you vacation in Taitung County during May, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s 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:

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

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

In July, Taitung County is extremely hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (low 30s C) range.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

In August, Taitung County can be very hot. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (low 30s C) range.

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September in Taitung County can be very hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) to 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October here is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you visit Taitung County during November, you are likely to find that it is warm. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 60s F (high 10s C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

In December, Taitung County is mild. Temperatures routinely are in the high 60s F (low 20s C) range.

At night, lows are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Taitung County, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Taitung County, Taiwan

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Taitung County, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

  • A plug adadpter that supports outlet types A and B
  • A SIM card that works in Taitung County

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