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

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Traveling to Zhongshan, China? If you're planning to go to Zhongshan, we've got 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 Zhongshan, China

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

Important essentials for Zhongshan, China

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Zhongshan, 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 potentially unsafe tap water, so it's useful to have an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • 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 Zhongshan, China

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

If you go to Zhan Garden, you'll probably do a lot of walking. These are a must:


  • Small portable cooler

    Save money on drinks with this portable cooler.


  • Ultralight day pack

    Like this, so you don't have to lug around a heavy suitcase.


  • Binoculars

    Like these


  • Good hiking shoes

    These are designed for this kind of walking, and can breathe and can get wet

If you see China Radio Museum (Zhongshan), wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Zhongshan.

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

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January

January in Zhongshan is mild. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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February

February for Zhongshan is balmy. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains a bit less than half of the time.

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March

If you go to Zhongshan in March, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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April

April in Zhongshan is warm. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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May

If you are traveling to Zhongshan in May, you will notice that it is extremely hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

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June

June in this region is constantly hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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July

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

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August

August here can be very hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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September

September in Zhongshan can be very hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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October

If you are traveling to Zhongshan in October, you will notice that it is hot. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

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November

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

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December

If you are traveling to Zhongshan in December, you will notice that it is balmy. Expect it to rain once in a while. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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