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

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Traveling to Xichang, China? If you're planning to go to Xichang, we've got 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 Xichang, China

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

Important essentials for Xichang, China

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection possible.


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards often get worn. An unreadable vaccine card may result in severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is an excellent TSA-friendly option.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks don't exist for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans

General health necessities

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

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January

January in Xichang is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

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February

If you vacation in Xichang during February, you are likely to see that it is crisp and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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March

March is warm and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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April

If you vacation in Xichang during April, you are likely to notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 50s F (low 10s C). In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain occasionally.

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May

May in Xichang is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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June

June in Xichang is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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July

If you visit Xichang during July, you are likely to notice that it is extremely warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 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 a bit less than half of the time.

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August

If you are traveling to Xichang in August, you will notice that it is hot and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September here is warm. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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October

October for Xichang is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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November

November in Xichang is mild and dry with little rain. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the 40s F (single digits C). It tends to rain occasionally.

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December

December in Xichang is chilly. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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