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

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

When to go to Tonghua, China

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

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

January

If you are traveling to Tonghua in January, you will notice that it is biting cold. Expect it to rain or snow about a third of the time.

Daytime temperatures are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

February in Tonghua is beyond freezing. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the single digits below 0 F (10+ below zero C). There is frost almost every day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Tonghua can be very chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost nearly every day this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April here can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day. There is frost about half of the time. It rains or snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you visit Tonghua during May, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 40s F (single digits C).

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June in Tonghua 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:

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

July

In July, Tonghua 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 (high 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Tonghua, with more than half of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August here is a perfect temperature. 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:

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

September

September for Tonghua is mild. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Tonghua is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for Tonghua is cold. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day. There is frost almost every day. It rains or snows about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

If you go to Tonghua in December, you will notice that it is unbearably cold. Expect it to rain or snow regularly.

Daytime temperatures are in the 20s F (single digits below 0 C). There is frost almost every day of the month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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