Zhejiang Weather

The weather in Zhejiang features a monsoon season, temperate climate, abundant sunshine and rainfall, humidity and typhoons. The average annual temperature of Zhejiang Province is about 18 °C (64 °F), with an average July temperature of 27-30 °C (81-86 °F), and an average January temperature of 2-8°C (36-46 °F). The annual average rainfall of the province is about 1000mm to 1900mm, and its annual average sunshine time is about 1710 hours to 2100 hours.

Usually spring starts in March, with the average temperature between 9-15 °C (48-59 °F), April and May are the best time for visiting Zhejiang. Meiyu Season (or Plum Rain Season, when rainy days are prolonged) is from the end of June to early July. In late summer, typhoons occur with a high frequency, bringing heavy rains. During this period, umbrellas and raincoats are very important to carry when you travel in Zhejiang. September and October feature excellent weather when clear skies and refreshing air can be enjoyed almost every day. In winter, on the other hand, the city suffers from the cold, since most places are not equipped with heating systems.


Weather Forecasts for Major Cities in Zhejiang


Questions and Answers About Zhejiang Weather

edgardo maerina 2013-07-07
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Hi! I''m Ed, we have a rowing training in Zhejiang for the month of Sept to Oct, could you tell me what was the exact weather on that month?
Dear Ed, Based on the former data, the average temperature is about 20-27℃(68-80.6℉), it is still hot and you could take some T-shirts and shirts with you. Sometimes it will rain, you'd better take an umbrella. Lussie Lu replied on 2013-07-08
christine 2012-11-08
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what will be the average temperature for end Nov in Shanghai and Zhejiang ?
Hi Christine, based on the former data, during November the weather in Shanghai will gradually turn into winter. There is a big difference in temperature between days and nights. The average low and high temperatures are, respectively, 8 °C and 17 °C, recommended clothing including a long-sleeve skirt, a coat, and a sweater. While in Zhejiang, the average temperature is about 10 °C, but most of time the temperature is over 10 °C, recommended clothing including a long-sleeve skirt, a coat, and a sweater. Annie Wu replied on 2012-11-09
rouvier 2012-11-06
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coul you tell me what is the air temperature in HUZHUO Zhejiang, in early february.Is it cold?
Hi Rouvier, sorry for missing your questions. You can check the weather information via this website: http://www.weather.com.cn/english/ Hope it helps. Whitney Liao replied on 2012-11-21

Hi Rouvier, February is chilly. The average highest and lowest temperatures are 2 °C (36 °F) and 9 °C (48 °F). It can be finger numbing early during the month from the dampness.

Whitney Liao replied on 2012-11-06
Many thanks for your reply. I have another one:What is the air temperature in Huzhou, zjejiang, in april and in october? Is there a rainy season? guest replied on 2012-11-07
tej r singhal 2012-08-11
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i am planing to visit taizhou on 12th august please advice it is safe to trevel from new delhi to hangzhou on 12th.
Hi Tej, yes, it is safe, wish you a nice journey:) Whitney Liao replied on 2012-08-12
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