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

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

When to go to Wuxi, China

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

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

January

January here can be brisk. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about two thirds of the time. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Wuxi in February, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 30s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March for Wuxi can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost a bit less than half of the time. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

If you are traveling to Wuxi in June, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Waterproof footwear
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Sandals
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Sunglasses
  • Shorts
  • Dresses
  • Rain coat

July

July for Wuxi can be sweltering. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Skirts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Dresses
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Shorts
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear

August

If you are traveling to Wuxi in August, you will notice that it is constantly hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Umbrella
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Dresses

September

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October in Wuxi is mild. Temperatures average in the 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November for Wuxi can be chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost once in a while. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December in this region is brisk. Temperatures average in the low 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Wuxi, 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 Wuxi
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing

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