Average weather in January in Lijiang (Yunnan), China

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Lijiang in January is 0.0°C (32°F). January is a dry month with an average of 5mm (0.2in) rain. It rains on average a total of 2 days. The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 14.0°C (57.2°F). Bring a thick blanket because during the night it can cool down to temperatures below freezing. If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Lijiang with 257 hours of sun.


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

Monthly Averages in January

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 0 °C
Max Temperature 14 °C
Chance of Rain 7%
Precipitation 5mm
Rainy Days 2
Sunshine Hours 257

Where to stay in Lijiang

Where to go in China in January

Find out more about the weather in China in January 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 January.

Swimming
4/10
Cycling
6/10
Walking
6/10
Camping
5/10
Outdoor sports
10/10

Weather Forecasts for Lijiang (Yunnan)

TUE Aug 16
28°C | 13°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

WED Aug 17
23°C | 13°C
Heavy rain

Heavy rain

THU Aug 18
24°C | 13°C
Moderate rain

Moderate rain

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