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

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

When to go to Xijiang, China

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

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

January

January is cold. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about half of the time. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you go to Xijiang in February, you will notice that it is brisk. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March is chilly. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost sometimes. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

Traveling to Xijiang in April, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain about two thirds of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May here is warm. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

June here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

August is pretty consistently hot. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

September is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December for Xijiang 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.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

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

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