Climate in Xi'an (Shaanxi), China

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: Xi'an, China.

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

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 Xi'an (Shaanxi)

FRI Jun 18
22°C | 16°C

Patchy rain possible

SAT Jun 19
23°C | 20°C


SUN Jun 20
23°C | 20°C


The best time of year to visit Xi'an in China

The climate in Xi'an lies between a cold and hot semi-arid climate. In summer it is hot and humid, in winter it is cold and dry. When the temperature begins to rise in spring it can become very dusty. During summer the city experiences many thunderstorms.

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

  • During the month of April, May and September 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).
  • On average, the warmest month(s) are June, July and August.
  • The months of July and September have a high chance of precipitation.
  • Xi'an has dry periods in January, February and December.
  • The warmest month is July with an average maximum temperature of 32°C (89°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 4°C (39°F).
  • September is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • December is the driest month.
  • August is the most sunny month.
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