Yiwu Weather

Yiwu has a subtropical monsoon climate, mild and humid, with four distinct seasons. The annual average temperature is around 17 °C. July is the hottest month, when the average temperature is 29 °C (84 °F), the coldest month is January, reaching 4 °C (39 °F) on average. The average frost-free period in a year is 340 days. The annual precipitation is 1,100–1,600mm (43–63 in).

Best Time to Visit

The best times for travel are spring and autumn, since every April and October sees the grand China Yiwu International Commodities Fair, and the weather is neither hot nor cold.


Spring begins in the end of March and continues to the end of May, lasting for about 60 days. Precipitation increases considerably compared to winter, sudden rains falling frequently. Bring an umbrella if you stay outside for a long time. Thin jackets and jeans are the perfect clothes. The average temperature is 18 °C (64 °F), which is good for shopping at the International Trade City. The International Commodities Fair is in April.


Summer is from the end of May to the end of September, lasting for 130 days. It is sunny and hot most of the time, with occasional afternoon thunderstorms. Typhoons attack the region mostly in this season. Except for the typhoons, it's good for outside activity. The average temperature is 25 °C (77 °F).


Autumn begins at the end of September, and continues to the end of November. Cool sunny days are common. The average temperature is 16 °C (61 °F).  It is perfect for hiking and outside activity. The International Commodities Fair is October 21–25.


Winter is long, beginning in the end of November and ending in late March. The weather is dry, cold and windy, with occasional rain and snow. The average temperature is 6 °C (43 °F). It is a good time to stroll in the International Trade City. Do wear some warm clothes like sweater and coat if you need to do some outside activity.

Questions and Answers About Yiwu Weather

Ali 2013-01-01
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How is weather in Jan 10-15 in Yiwu ?
Dear Sir or Madam, Based on the information from the weather forecast, the temperature will be 7-9℃(44.6-48.2℉), it might be rainy. You'd better take down jacket or cotton padded clothes and umbrella. Lussie Lu replied on 2013-01-01
lyn 2012-11-16
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Hi, planning to travel to yiwu from 5/12. Is it too cold/rainy? Is the Yiwu international trade city open during this period?thanks

Hi Lyn, December in Yiwu is very cold. The average temperature is from 2°C (36°F) to 11°C (52°F). You can check the up to date information via this website: http://www.weather.com.cn/english/

The Yiwu international trade city is open during this period, but the International Commodities Fair is October 21–25.

Whitney Liao replied on 2012-11-18
gopal 2012-03-23
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how it will be in april 5 to 12 2012
It is the end of spring, the avrage temperature will rise to 15 °C. Lynn Ye replied on 2012-03-25
sonu 2012-02-20
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in march how are climate in yiwu.
A little bit cold with some rains, and the average temperature is about 4 °C. Lynn Ye replied on 2012-02-21
Anup 2011-02-23
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How will be the temperature from 4th March to 9th March in Yiwu?
It is about 12℃. You may check the current weather condition at http://www.weather.com.cn/english/ Simon Huang replied on 2011-02-24
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