January is the coldest month of the year, and buildings in Ningbo do not provide indoor heating . The average temperature is about 4.9 °C (40.8 °F ), relatively lower than in northern China. Ningbo is wet and cold during the winter, different from northern China . Ningbo seldom sees snow , but there is a small chance that you’ll see snowflakes floating in the air.
When going outside, wear a woolen sweater with a wind coat, as well as gloves and a hat . If you cannot resist the cold, wear down clothing .
As January marks the beginning of a new year, various celebrating activities are held, including singing and dancing performances . Moreover, there are relatively fewer tourists, giving you more choices with respect to hotels and scenic attractions.