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

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

When to go to Zhenjiang, China

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

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

January

January here is cold. Temperatures average in the high 30s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost most days. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

  • Rain coat
  • Waterproof luggage
  • Umbrella
  • Waterproof footwear
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Cold weather footwear
  • Heavy jacket
  • Sweaters
  • Heavy socks
  • Warm pants or jeans

February

February for Zhenjiang is brisk. 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 a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March in Zhenjiang is brisk. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost about a third of the time. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

May in this region is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

Traveling to Zhenjiang in June, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

July in Zhenjiang is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

Traveling to Zhenjiang in August, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you are traveling to Zhenjiang in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October is mild. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

November is cool. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost sometimes. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

Traveling to Zhenjiang in December, you will notice that it can be brisk. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Zhenjiang, 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 Zhenjiang
  • If you are visiting a temple, pack respectful clothing
  • Appropriate museum wear

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