The best times to visit Central Plain for ideal weather are

April 16th to June 24th


August 20th to October 28th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Central Plain Travel Info

Weather in Central Plain


Average temperatures in Central Plain vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 43rd percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Central Plain, the hottest months are July, June, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 87.3°F (30.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 68.3°F (20.2°C) at night.

Central Plain Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Central Plain Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Central Plain Perceived Temperature (F)


Central Plain Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Central Plain Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 39.1 28.3 18.1
Feb 44.4 34.6 25.4
Mar 56.9 45.9 34.7
Apr 68.9 57.4 44.8
May 79.2 67.9 55.2
Jun 85.5 74.7 63.3
Jul 86.5 77.2 68
Aug 83.8 74.3 65.8
Sep 74.3 65.5 57
Oct 66.9 56.1 45.9
Nov 52.3 42.4 32.9
Dec 41.7 31.8 22.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 3.9 -2.1 -7.7
Feb 6.9 1.4 -3.7
Mar 13.8 7.7 1.5
Apr 20.5 14.1 7.1
May 26.2 19.9 12.9
Jun 29.7 23.7 17.4
Jul 30.3 25.1 20
Aug 28.8 23.5 18.8
Sep 23.5 18.6 13.9
Oct 19.4 13.4 7.7
Nov 11.3 5.8 0.5
Dec 5.4 -0.1 -5.4



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Central Plain are December, January, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early August with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of July 30th.

When can you find snow in Central Plain? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Central Plain.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Central Plain (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 3% 0 0.2
Feb 10% 0 0.7
Mar 5% 0 0.7
Apr 12% 0 1.6
May 16% 0 2.3
Jun 16% 0 2.1
Jul 22% 0 5.7
Aug 24% 0 3.7
Sep 24% 0 4
Oct 9% 0 1.2
Nov 11% 0 1.2
Dec 1% 0 0.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 3 0 0.5
Feb 10 0 1.8
Mar 5 0 1.8
Apr 12 0 4.1
May 16 0 5.8
Jun 16 0 5.3
Jul 22 0 14.5
Aug 24 0 9.4
Sep 24 0 10.2
Oct 9 0 3
Nov 11 0 3
Dec 1 0 0.3


Humidity and Wind

Central Plain has some humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is January (29.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (61.2%).

Wind in Central Plain is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and March. April’s average wind speed of around 4.6 knots (5.3 MPH or 8.5 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late April where average top sustained speeds reach 10.4 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Central Plain.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 3.1 Barely noticeable 6.4 Light breeze
Feb 3.4 Barely noticeable 6.9 Light breeze
Mar 4.3 Light breeze 9 Light breeze
Apr 4.6 Light breeze 9.6 Gentle breeze
May 4.5 Light breeze 9.3 Light breeze
Jun 4 Light breeze 8.6 Gentle breeze
Jul 3.7 Barely noticeable 7.6 Light breeze
Aug 3.4 Barely noticeable 7 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.2 Barely noticeable 6.3 Light breeze
Oct 3.2 Barely noticeable 6.8 Light breeze
Nov 3.4 Barely noticeable 6.8 Light breeze
Dec 3.9 Barely noticeable 7.6 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 29.5%
Feb 42%
Mar 32.3%
Apr 33.7%
May 36.4%
Jun 43.1%
Jul 57.9%
Aug 60.7%
Sep 61.2%
Oct 49.3%
Nov 44.6%
Dec 30.2%


Is it Safe to Travel to Central Plain?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for Macao; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Aug 22, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Central Plain, China is August, followed by May and June. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Central Plain in October. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 26.9 in October means 26.9% of the tourists vs. August.



Overall Central Plain Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 82.6°F (28.1°C) and 46.6°F (8.1°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 5 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 5 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Central Plain, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 75.4°F (24.1°C) and 47.2°F (8.4°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 7 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Central Plain to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 49.8°F (9.9°C) and 37.9°F (3.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 0 to 3 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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