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

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

When to go to Zhanjiang, China

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

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

January

If you are traveling to Zhanjiang in January, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Dresses
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Light jacket or fleece

February

Traveling to Zhanjiang in February, you will notice that it is balmy. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses
  • Dresses
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Standard footwear

March

March in Zhanjiang is mild. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C) to low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sandals
  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Light footwear

April

April in Zhanjiang is warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to high 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain boots
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts or short pants
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion

May

May is hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Dresses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Short sleeve shirts

June

June in Zhanjiang is constantly hot and somewhat stormy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C) to high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat
  • Dresses
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts

July

July can be very hot and somewhat stormy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Dresses
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts
  • Sunglasses
  • Sandals
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Rain boots
  • Skirts
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Rain coat

August

If you are traveling to Zhanjiang in August, you will notice that it can be very hot and somewhat stormy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • Rain boots
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Rain coat
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Skirts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Sunglasses

September

If you go to Zhanjiang in September, you will notice that it can be very hot. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Skirts
  • Sandals
  • Dresses
  • Shorts
  • Short sleeve shirts
  • Waterproof luggage that you don't mind ruining
  • Rain coat
  • Rain boots
  • Sunglasses
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Umbrella
  • Sunscreen lotion

October

If you visit Zhanjiang during October, you are likely to find 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 low 70s F (low 20s C).

Humidity is generally around 70 during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sunscreen lotion
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Skirts
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Dresses
  • Light footwear
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Sandals

November

November in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Sandals
  • If you're going to the beach, bathing suits, swimwear
  • Sunscreen lotion
  • Shorts or short pants
  • Long and short sleeve shirts
  • Light footwear
  • Skirts
  • Dresses

December

If you visit Zhanjiang during December, you are likely to find that it is mild. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 60s F (low 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Standard footwear
  • Socks
  • Long skirts
  • Dresses
  • Pants or jeans
  • Light jacket or fleece
  • Long sleeve shirts or blouses

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Zhanjiang, 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 Zhanjiang
  • Bicycle friendly attire, if you plan on biking anywhere

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