Weather: Summer begins, with rainfall increasing greatly, and warm weather turning hot. About half of the month is rainy and wet, and May is also the start of the typhoon season. The average low and high temperatures are 24 °C (75 °F) and 31 °C (87 °F).
Clothing: Wear summer clothes, such as shorts, shirts, and skirts. Bring a thin sweater or cardigan to cope with the occasional cool day.
May is a fine time to be outdoors in Hong Kong. See the blooming gardens, new growth, and verdant mountains. Though rainfall is relatively high, the temperatures are pleasant.
Ocean Park covers an extensive 200 acres. It is the most popular of Hong Kong's amusement parks. You can walk around on the Summit section and see the views and enjoy a ride on the scenic cable car. It is one of China's top theme parks.
Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Gardens has extensive gardens and lots of flowers to see in spring and an organic farm. You can walk around on the trails up the mountain in the northern park of Hong Kong, see the animals, and eat organic yummies.
The farm has a good reputation among experienced locals as a place to take kids for nature walks and fun.
May is the start of the rainy season in Hong Kong. It is not convenient to go sightseeing when it is raining but will be easier if you take a private tour with a private car. Contact us for a customized private tour and enjoy a hassle-free journey.
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