Kunming weather in August (Yunnan, China)

You can expect very pleasant temperatures during the day in August. The average maximum daytime temperature in Kunming in August lies at 24.4°C (75.92°F). The average minimum temperature goes down to around 16.0°C (60.8°F) (often the minimum temperature is noted at night).

August is part of the rainy season with an average precipitation of 179mm (7.0 inches). There are generally around 19 rainy days. The sun will show itself now and again, with 144 hours of sunshine during the entire month.


Kunming, monthly averages in August

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Min Temperature 60 °F  
Max Temperature 75 °F  
Chance of Rain 64%  
Precipitation 7 in  
Rainy days 19 days  
Humidity 80% *  
Sunshine 144 hrs *  
Percentage Sunshine 36% *  

Where to stay in Kunming

Where to go in China in August

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

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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 / 3.5inches a month).

So what to wear in August? Visitors traveling to Kunming should plan on bringing a totally waterproof coat since it will often be raining. However, also bring your summer cloths because it can be very nice and warm.

What To Do

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


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