Best time to visit Jilin Province: Located in Northeast China, Jilin has severe climate in winter. Among the attractions in Jilin Province, only the Changbai Mountains is recommended to visit in summer (June, July and August). Hence, the best time to visit Jilin Province is during the period from December to March in next year, in this period, visitors can enjoy the great happiness and magnificent scenery bringing by snow and ice.
The east Jilin province is near the Sea of Japan and the Yellow Sea, so this part is very wet with plentiful rainfall. The west Jilin Province borders Inner Mongolia, influenced by typical continental climate, the weather in this part is dry with sand blowing in the wind. The coldest month is January; with the lowest temperature is about -18 °C (-4 °F). The hottest month is July with the highest temperature is about 20 °C (68 °F). The period with snowfall can last from October to April in next year.