Average weather in May in Jiuzhaigou (Sichuan), China

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Jiuzhaigou in May is 4.8°C (40.64°F). The amount of rain in May is high with an average of 102mm (4.0in). It rains on average a total of 20 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 18.1°C (64.58°F). The sun will occasionally show itself with 158 hours of sunshine during the whole month.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Jiuzhaigou should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Plan on layering your clothes. Some days or part of the day it will be nice and warm and some moments it can be a bit chilly.

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

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Celsius

Min Temperature 40 °F
Max Temperature 64 °F
Chance of Rain 67%
Precipitation 4 in
Rainy Days 20
Sunshine Hours 158
* Climate data from: Songpan, China (79 KM, 49 Miles).

Where to stay in Jiuzhaigou

Where to go in China in May

Find out more about the weather in China in May and which places have the best weather conditions in this month.

Legend perfect weather pleasant tolerable unpleasant poor
Perfect weather is subjective. On this map perfect weather has been defined with temperatures between 20-29ºC / 68-84ºF and not too much precipitation (less than 90mm / 3.5inch a month).

What To Do

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

Swimming
6/10
Cycling
9/10
Walking
9/10
Camping
3/10
Outdoor sports
9/10

Weather Forecasts for Jiuzhaigou (Sichuan)

FRI Aug 19
63°F | 48°F
Patchy rain possible

Patchy rain possible

SAT Aug 20
70°F | 51°F
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

SUN Aug 21
76°F | 47°F
Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

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