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

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

When to go to Zhoushan, China

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

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

January

If you go to Zhoushan in January, you will notice that it is cold. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost a bit less than half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

February

If you are traveling to Zhoushan in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly. Expect it to rain about half of the time.

Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 40s F (single digits C). There is frost 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

March

March here can be chilly. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost once in a while. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

April

April in Zhoushan is chilly. Temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

May

If you are traveling to Zhoushan in May, 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).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

June

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

What to wear/what to pack:

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

July

If you are traveling to Zhoushan in July, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain regularly. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

August

If you go to Zhoushan in August, you will notice that it can be sweltering. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

September

If you go to Zhoushan in September, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

October

October here is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 60s F (low 10s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about a third of the time.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

November

If you go to Zhoushan in November, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain 5-10 days this month. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

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

December

December here can be very chilly. Temperatures average in the high 40s F (single digits C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. There is frost a bit less than half of the time. It rains 5-10 days this month.

What to wear/what to pack:

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

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

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Zhoushan, 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 Zhoushan

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