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Guangzhou Weather in December

Weather: Winter is short in Guangzhou, and it starts from December. The average low and high temperatures are respectively 11 °C (52 °F) and 20 °C (68 °F). There are only about 5 days of rain and 32 mm of total rainfall.

Clothing: A shirt, a light sweater and a jacket are enough to deal with winter in Guangzhou. See the current weather and forecast>>

Things to Do

It is one of the best times of the year to visit Guangzhou in the moderate, cool, and dry weather. Guangzhou has numerous gardens with flowers in the winter, and it is pleasant to see the many flower markets. During cold weather, you might opt to shop. Christmas has become a popular festival in Guangzhou, especially among the younger people.

Christmas in Guangzhou: Christmas has become a popular shopping festival in Guangzhou. The big malls in Tianhe such as TeeMall will be crowded and festooned with holiday shoppers. There is also a special Christmas market at the Grand Hyatt Regency in December. And the large 4 and 5 star hotels offer Christmas dinner.

For an even grander Christmas festival, experience Christmas in Hong Kong where there are big world-class events and entertainment. It is one of Hong Kong's main holidays. You can go to downtown Hong Kong in about two or three hours via fast train.

See Shimen National Forest Park: In the cool, sunny weather you can enjoy walking in the national park. It is about 1.5 hours north-east of Guangzhou. There are woody glades with beautiful foliage in December. There are also bamboo thickets, hillsides, and ponds. An aquatic garden measures about 7 hectares. It contains a variety of aquatic plants. Red maple trees cover about 600 hectares (1,400 acres).  We can tailor-make a tour to visit this park. What a wonderful place for a walk!

December Trade Fairs: South China Label Show and others. Guangzhou allows 3-day visa free travel that encourages foreign business people to visit the trade shows and make short-term visits for business.

Low Travel Season

December is a low travel month. Flights, trains, and hotel rooms are available, and our tour prices are economical. Let us help you arrange your hotel reservations and your tickets.

December Guangzhou Tours

We arrange a variety of Guangzhou tour packages for corporate groups, families, and individuals. Our tours were developed through years of experience and customer feedback. We can arrange one for you.

4-Day Essence of Guangzhou and Shenzhen Tour

  • Attractions: Chen Ancestral Shrine, Qing Ping Market, Temple of the Six Banyan Trees, Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall, The Window of the World, China Folk Culture Village
  • Tour Code: GZ-1
Full price from:
$599 p/p

Further Reading

Guangzhou Average Daily Temperatures Based on Historical Data

Date Average High Average Low
December 1 72 °F 22.22 °C 55 °F 12.78 °C
December 2 71 °F 21.67 °C 55 °F 12.78 °C
December 3 71 °F 21.67 °C 55 °F 12.78 °C
December 4 71 °F 21.67 °C 55 °F 12.78 °C
December 5 71 °F 21.67 °C 54 °F 12.22 °C
December 6 71 °F 21.67 °C 54 °F 12.22 °C
December 7 70 °F 21.11 °C 54 °F 12.22 °C
December 8 70 °F 21.11 °C 53 °F 11.67 °C
December 9 70 °F 21.11 °C 53 °F 11.67 °C
December 10 70 °F 21.11 °C 53 °F 11.67 °C
December 11 69 °F 20.56 °C 53 °F 11.67 °C
December 12 69 °F 20.56 °C 52 °F 11.11 °C
December 13 69 °F 20.56 °C 52 °F 11.11 °C
December 14 69 °F 20.56 °C 52 °F 11.11 °C
December 15 68 °F 20 °C 52 °F 11.11 °C
December 16 68 °F 20 °C 51 °F 10.56 °C
December 17 68 °F 20 °C 51 °F 10.56 °C
December 18 68 °F 20 °C 51 °F 10.56 °C
December 19 68 °F 20 °C 50 °F 10 °C
December 20 67 °F 19.44 °C 50 °F 10 °C
December 21 67 °F 19.44 °C 50 °F 10 °C
December 22 67 °F 19.44 °C 50 °F 10 °C
December 23 67 °F 19.44 °C 49 °F 9.44 °C
December 24 66 °F 18.89 °C 49 °F 9.44 °C
December 25 66 °F 18.89 °C 49 °F 9.44 °C
December 26 66 °F 18.89 °C 49 °F 9.44 °C
December 27 66 °F 18.89 °C 48 °F 8.89 °C
December 28 65 °F 18.33 °C 48 °F 8.89 °C
December 29 65 °F 18.33 °C 48 °F 8.89 °C
December 30 65 °F 18.33 °C 47 °F 8.33 °C
December 31 65 °F 18.33 °C 47 °F 8.33 °C

Guangzhou Climate Information by Month