May is cool and there is a large gap in temperatures between day and night. The temperature goes up to 20 °C (68 °F) during the day. You may feel cool in the afternoon, so a light jacket and leisure trousers are recommended.
May marks the peak travel season in Xining, as Labor Day occurs this month. Many tourists plan to travel to Xining to celebrate the holiday and relax with their friends. Booking hotel rooms and flight tickets is difficult during May. Planning to visit Xining? See more information on our tours of Xining on our website.