Climate in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Daily percent of sunshine

The mean percent of sunhours during the day over the year

Average water temperature

The mean water temperature over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Average wind speed

The mean monthly wind speed over the year (in meters per second)

Weather Forecasts for Hong Kong

MON Jun 14
29°C | 27°C

Heavy rain

TUE Jun 15
29°C | 28°C

Moderate rain

WED Jun 16
30°C | 28°C

Moderate rain

The best time of year to visit Hong Kong in Hong Kong

Hong Kong's climate is sub-tropical, tending towards temperate for nearly half the year. During November and December there are pleasant breezes, plenty of sunshine and comfortable temperatures. Many people regard these as the best months of the year to travel to Hong Kong.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • During the month of March, April, November and December you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • The hottest season / summer is in May, June, July, August and September.
  • A lot of rain (rainy season) falls in the month of: April, May, June, July, August and September.
  • The warmest month is July with an average maximum temperature of 31°C (87°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 18°C (64°F).
  • August is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • January is the driest month.
  • July is the most sunny month.
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