Average Weather during December in Dunhuang (Gansu), China

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Dunhuang in December is -12.0°C (10.4°F). The amount of rain in December is extremely low with an average of 1mm (0.0in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 0.8°C (33.44°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Dunhuang with 208 hours of sun.


So what to wear in December? Wear a base layer in cold weather, this is the #1 thing you can do to increase your overall body temperature. Visitors traveling to Dunhuang should definitely plan on bringing a warm sweater and winter jacket since there will be periods of snow.

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

Monthly Averages

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 10 °F
Max Temperature 33 °F
Chance of Rain 5%
Precipitation 0 in
Rainy Days 1
Sunshine Hours 208

Where to stay in Dunhuang

What To Do

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

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
2/10
Walking
2/10
Camping
2/10
Outdoor sports
2/10

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