Yushu weather in May (China)

People don't tend to visit Yushu in May since it is known as a chilly month. The average maximum daytime temperature in Yushu in May lies at 8.4°C (47.12°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around -4.7°C (23.54°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

Rainfall during May is moderate with an average of 42mm (1.7 inches). There are generally around 19 snowy days. If you enjoy blue skies and sunshine, then this is a great time to go to Yushu with 229 hours of sun during the entire month.


Yushu, monthly averages in May

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Min Temperature -4 °C  
Max Temperature 8 °C  
Chance of Rain 64%  
Precipitation 42mm  
Rainy days 19 days  
Humidity 57% *  
Sunshine 229 hrs *  
Percentage Sunshine 53% *  

Where to go in China in May

Find out more about the weather in China in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

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Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in May? Bring a rain jacket in case it rains during your stay.. Also bring some warm clothes.

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in May.

Outdoor sports

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