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

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Traveling to Yinchuan, China? If you're planning to go to Yinchuan, below 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 Yinchuan, China

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

Important essentials for Yinchuan, China

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

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

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


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a good value.


  • 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 Yinchuan, China

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

If you see a temple, such as Chengtian Temple Pagoda, wear:

If you go to Ningxia Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

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

Already know when you're traveling?

January

Traveling to Yinchuan in January, you will notice that it is freezing. Expect it to snow sometimes. Daytime temperatures are in the low 30s F (single digits below 0 C).

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February

February in Yinchuan is very cold. Temperatures average in the 30s F (single digits C) during the day. It snows once in a while.

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March

March in Yinchuan can be brisk. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 30% to 30% range on average.

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April

April in Yinchuan is relatively cool and very dry. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the low 40s F (single digits C), with a few days below 32 F (single digits C). It tends to rain 5-10 days this month. With the colder weather comes lower humidity, which is in the 20% to 30% range on average.

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May

If you go to Yinchuan in May, you will notice that it is warm and very dry. Expect it to rain regularly. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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June

If you visit Yinchuan during June, you might find that it is warm and somewhat rainy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C). Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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July

July for Yinchuan is pretty consistently hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

Traveling to Yinchuan in August, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature and somewhat rainy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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September

In September, Yinchuan is mild and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Yinchuan, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 50%.

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October

If you go to Yinchuan in October, you will notice that it is chilly. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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November

Traveling to Yinchuan in November, you will notice that it is brisk. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

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December

December in Yinchuan is frosty. Temperatures average in the low 30s F (single digits C) during the day.

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