The temperature in September maintains a downward trend, and the average lows and highs range from 8 °C (46.4 °F) to 19 °C (66.2 °F), respectively, during the day. It is cool during the day but gets a bit hot in the afternoon. The sun shines most of the time and the breeze blows frequently.
Some summer clothing is recommended, while trousers and a coat are needed when outdoors.
This month marks the beginning of autumn. The flowers begin to wilt and the leaves turn yellow and fall from the trees. You can see spectacular autumn scenery around Qinghai Lake. Planning to visit Xining? See the information on our tours of Xining on our website.