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Guangzhou Weather in October

Weather: Autumn starts around mid-October. It is still warm, and it is sunny with little rain. The average low and high temperatures are respectively 21 °C (70 °F) and 28 °C (83 °F). There are only about 7 days of rain in the month, and there is about 87 mm of rainfall.

Clothing: A T-shirt or perhaps a sleeved shirt is good for the day when it is warm, but in the early morning or evening, you might need a light jacket. See the current weather and forecast>>

Things to Do
guangzhou tv and sightseeing tower

October and November are generally the most pleasant months for outdoor activities and seeing local attractions in Guangzhou, Hong Kong, and Macau. The Canton Tower near the Pearl River has one of the world's highest observation decks.

The Guangzhou Mid-Autumn Fest: Enjoy the local activities of the second biggest traditional Chinese festival. The Mid-Autumn Festival usually falls in September, but it occasionally is in early October. It is a full moon harvest festival, and moon cakes featuring the fruits and nuts of the season are the favorite festival food.

During a Pearl River cruise, the bright harvest moon might brighten up the river with silvery shimmers as you watch the bright, colorful buildings pass by. Moon cakes are served on the holidays, and you can also take a special festival dinner cruise.

The Canton Fair: The China Import and Export Fair happens semiannually from October 15 to November 4 and April 15 to May 5. It is the largest trade fair in China with the widest range of goods and the highest business turnover. For 2014, organizers expect that about 200,000 merchants will attend from 212 countries and spend 30 billion USD.

Guangzhou is known as the trade fair and merchant city of China, and there is a large population of foreign merchants. Its the administrative capital of one of the world's leading industrial regions, especially for producing electronics and garments. Guangzhou's 3-day visa free travel policy provides an ideal opportunity for foreign business people to visit the trade shows.

China Highlights offers a Canton Fair hotels booking service. Contact us to tailor-make a tour to suit your needs or your company's needs. Also see our Canton Fair Cheatsheet.

Peak Travel Month

October is one of the three high travel months. The October 1st Chinese National Day holiday is a week-long holiday for many people. It is the peak travel time. It is suggested that you place your tour bookings well in advance if you plan to travel during this period. Tourism swells during the Mid-Autumn Festival also. During these holidays, flightstrains, and buses are packed, and hotel room accommodations are booked up. 

September Guangzhou Tours

China Highlights arranges 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 tailor-make a tour to suit your needs.

Further Reading

Guangzhou Average Daily Temperatures Based on Historical Data

Date Average High Average Low
October 1 86 °F 30 °C 72 °F 22.22 °C
October 2 86 °F 30 °C 71 °F 21.67 °C
October 3 85 °F 29.44 °C 71 °F 21.67 °C
October 4 85 °F 29.44 °C 71 °F 21.67 °C
October 5 85 °F 29.44 °C 71 °F 21.67 °C
October 6 85 °F 29.44 °C 71 °F 21.67 °C
October 7 85 °F 29.44 °C 70 °F 21.11 °C
October 8 84 °F 28.89 °C 70 °F 21.11 °C
October 9 84 °F 28.89 °C 70 °F 21.11 °C
October 10 84 °F 28.89 °C 70 °F 21.11 °C
October 11 84 °F 28.89 °C 69 °F 20.56 °C
October 12 84 °F 28.89 °C 69 °F 20.56 °C
October 13 83 °F 28.33 °C 69 °F 20.56 °C
October 14 83 °F 28.33 °C 69 °F 20.56 °C
October 15 83 °F 28.33 °C 68 °F 20 °C
October 16 83 °F 28.33 °C 68 °F 20 °C
October 17 83 °F 28.33 °C 68 °F 20 °C
October 18 82 °F 27.78 °C 68 °F 20 °C
October 19 82 °F 27.78 °C 67 °F 19.44 °C
October 20 82 °F 27.78 °C 67 °F 19.44 °C
October 21 82 °F 27.78 °C 67 °F 19.44 °C
October 22 81 °F 27.22 °C 67 °F 19.44 °C
October 23 81 °F 27.22 °C 66 °F 18.89 °C
October 24 81 °F 27.22 °C 66 °F 18.89 °C
October 25 81 °F 27.22 °C 66 °F 18.89 °C
October 26 80 °F 26.67 °C 66 °F 18.89 °C
October 27 80 °F 26.67 °C 65 °F 18.33 °C
October 28 80 °F 26.67 °C 65 °F 18.33 °C
October 29 80 °F 26.67 °C 65 °F 18.33 °C
October 30 79 °F 26.11 °C 64 °F 17.78 °C
October 31 79 °F 26.11 °C 64 °F 17.78 °C

Guangzhou Climate Information by Month