Wulingyuan, China: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Wulingyuan, China

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

Important essentials for Wulingyuan, China

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's important to bring an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

Don't forget these

Activities for Wulingyuan, China

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Wulingyuan.

If you go to Baofeng Lake, you'll probably do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.

Going to Huanglong Cave? You'll need:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Wulingyuan.

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

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January

If you go to Wulingyuan in January, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

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February

February here is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost regularly. It rains about half of the time.

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March

If you go to Wulingyuan in March, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 40s F (single digits C). There is frost once in a while.

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April

April for Wulingyuan is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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May

May in Wulingyuan is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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June

June in Wulingyuan is extremely warm. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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July

If you are traveling to Wulingyuan in July, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

Traveling to Wulingyuan in August, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

September in Wulingyuan is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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October

Traveling to Wulingyuan in October, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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November

Traveling to Wulingyuan in November, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 50s F (low 10s C).

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December

December here is cold. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about a third of the time. It rains about half of the time.

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