Western Inner Mongolia, China: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2018]

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

When to go to Western Inner Mongolia, China

Based on the climate and weather in Western Inner Mongolia, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

What to wear/what to pack for Western Inner Mongolia, China by month

January

If you are traveling to Western Inner Mongolia in January, you will notice that it can be bitter cold. Daytime temperatures are in the high 10s F (single digits below 0 C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you visit Western Inner Mongolia during February, you are likely to find that it is freezing.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March here is pretty cool. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Western Inner Mongolia is relatively cool. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in this region is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to Western Inner Mongolia in June, you will notice that it is hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Skirts
  • Light footwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sandals
  • Shorts or short pants

July

If you vacation in Western Inner Mongolia during July, you are likely to find that it is extremely warm.

Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Sunscreen lotion

August

If you go to Western Inner Mongolia in August, you will notice that it is warm. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Light footwear

September

If you go to Western Inner Mongolia in September, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 60s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

If you are traveling to Western Inner Mongolia in October, you will notice that it is cool. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Heavy socks
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy jacket
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Warm pants or jeans

November

If you go to Western Inner Mongolia in November, you will notice that it is frigid. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in Western Inner Mongolia is beyond freezing. Temperatures average in the low 20s F (single digits below 0 C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

Year-round what to wear/what to pack for Western Inner Mongolia, China

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Western Inner Mongolia, 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 Western Inner Mongolia

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