Summer begins perfectly this month and the temperature reaches the hottest of the year, at 28 °C (82.4 °F) in Hohhot. The lowest temperature is 16 °C (60.8 °F). It is hot but not scorching during the day as the sunshine is not very strong. It is sunny most of the time, the breeze also blows, and it rains once in a while. Wearing skirts or dresses may be great choices this month. A T-shirt is necessary at night.
Students' summer holidays often last from July to early August. Train tickets may be difficult to buy, as students taking the train home usually book them several days before.
July is the peak travel season. The city and tourist attractions are usually overcrowded and prices for hotel rooms and flights may be higher than normal. Planning to visit Hohhot in July? See China Highlights' tours of Hohhot for more information.