Average weather in August in Dunhuang (Gansu), China

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Dunhuang in August is 14.8°C (58.64°F). August is a dry month with an average of 7mm (0.3in) rain. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 31.8°C (89.24°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Dunhuang with 317 hours of sun.


So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Dunhuang might want to wear dresses, tops, T-shirts and skirts made of cotton or linen. Shorts for men made of cotton or linen are good options for staying cool on a hot day.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in August look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in August

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 58 °F
Max Temperature 89 °F
Chance of Rain 9%
Precipitation 0 in
Rainy Days 3
Sunshine Hours 317

Where to stay in Dunhuang

What To Do

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

Swimming
10/10
Cycling
8/10
Walking
8/10
Barbeque
10/10
Camping
10/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

Weather Forecasts for Dunhuang (Gansu)

MON Dec 06
34°F | 21°F

Patchy moderate snow

TUE Dec 07
37°F | 24°F

Partly cloudy

WED Dec 08
46°F | 28°F

Partly cloudy

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