The pleasant weather in Guiyang makes it suitable for travel all year round. Have a look at our Guiyang Tours and choose your time of travel. Summer and autumn are the best times for visiting Huangguoshu Waterfalls, when the water is abundant and the scenery is the most splendid. If you are fascinated with the ethnic customs, the best time to there is during the Spring Festival Holidays and in early spring. The local festivals are mainly celebrated in this month (view festivals in Guizhou Province). Avoid visiting during the May Day Holidays (the first week of May) and National Day Holidays (the first week of October), for there will be much more Chinese tourists than other times.
Spring is from March to May. It is warm but is changeable with some short periods of cold days. Rainfall is frequent but is mostly drizzles. Prepare shirt, light sweater, coat and umbrella for spring in Guiyang.
Autumn is short form October to November. The weather gets cooler with the breeze and there are more drizzles.
Winter is from December to February. It is a wet, cold and gloomy in Guiyang. But it is not windy. The drizzles seem endless and the humidity makes it feel cold, even thought the temperature is not very low. Sometimes the temperature falls between 0 °C (32 °F) and -10 °C (14 °F), and there are some light snowfalls. The average low and high temperature is 4 °C (39 °F) and 11 °C (52 °F) in December, 2 °C (36 °F) and 9 °C (48 °F) in January, and 3 °C (37 °F) and 11 °C (52 °F) in February. Prepare thick sweater and overcoat or down jacket, and bring umbrella when traveling in winter.