Average Weather during May in Dunhuang (Gansu), China

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Dunhuang in May is 9.8°C (49.64°F). The amount of rain in May is extremely low with an average of 3mm (0.1in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 27.0°C (80.6°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Dunhuang with 320 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? 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 May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 9 °C
Max Temperature 27 °C
Chance of Rain 4%
Precipitation 3mm
Rainy Days 1
Sunshine Hours 320

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
5/10
Outdoor sports
8/10

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