Yan'an, China: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

Traveling to Yan'an, China? If you're planning to go to Yan'an, we have 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 Yan'an, China

Based on the climate and weather in Yan'an, the best time to go is June. See below for details.

Important essentials for Yan'an, China

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

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear out. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps stop that.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

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


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly product.


  • Travel insurance

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


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

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


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for Yan'an, China by month

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January

If you go to Yan'an in January, you will notice that it can be extremely cold. Daytime temperatures are in the 30s F (single digits C).

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February

February in this region can be brisk. Temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C) during the day.

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March

If you go to Yan'an in March, you will notice that it is relatively cool. Daytime temperatures are in the 50s F (low 10s C).

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April

If you visit Yan'an during April, you are likely to find that it is balmy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

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May

If you visit Yan'an during May, you will probably see that it is a perfect temperature. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 40s F (single digits C).

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June

June here is hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

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July

If you visit Yan'an during July, you may find that it is extremely hot. Temperatures tend to hover around the 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (high 10s C).

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August

If you are traveling to Yan'an in August, you will notice that it is hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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September

September for Yan'an is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

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October

If you visit Yan'an during October, you are likely to find that it is crisp. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

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November

November here can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (single digits C) during the day.

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December

December for Yan'an is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

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