The best times to visit Enshi for ideal weather are

March 19th to June 10th

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



Other Enshi Travel Info

Weather in Enshi


Average temperatures in Enshi vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice some of the year, but often too hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 31st 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 Enshi, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 92.7°F (33.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.7°F (23.2°C) at night.

Enshi Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Enshi 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.

Enshi Perceived Temperature (F)


Enshi Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Enshi 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 46.7 40.9 35.9
Feb 51.6 45.7 40.5
Mar 62.4 54 46.4
Apr 71.5 62.4 54.3
May 78.6 69.7 62.2
Jun 84.4 75.8 68.5
Jul 89.4 80.5 73.4
Aug 90.2 80.4 72.6
Sep 80.6 72.8 66.6
Oct 71.1 63.6 57.6
Nov 60.6 54.1 48.9
Dec 49.5 44 39.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 8.2 4.9 2.2
Feb 10.9 7.6 4.7
Mar 16.9 12.2 8
Apr 21.9 16.9 12.4
May 25.9 20.9 16.8
Jun 29.1 24.3 20.3
Jul 31.9 26.9 23
Aug 32.3 26.9 22.6
Sep 27 22.7 19.2
Oct 21.7 17.6 14.2
Nov 15.9 12.3 9.4
Dec 9.7 6.7 4



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Enshi are January, December, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of May 21st.

When can you find snow in Enshi? 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 Enshi.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 12% 0 1.1
Feb 14% 0 1.4
Mar 24% 0 2.9
Apr 34% 0 5.1
May 40% 0 8.4
Jun 32% 0 8.6
Jul 34% 0 9.6
Aug 29% 0 8.6
Sep 31% 0 7.2
Oct 27% 0 4.2
Nov 24% 0 3.1
Dec 13% 0 1.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 12 0 2.8
Feb 14 0 3.6
Mar 24 0 7.4
Apr 34 0 13
May 40 0 21.3
Jun 32 0 21.8
Jul 34 0 24.4
Aug 29 0 21.8
Sep 31 0 18.3
Oct 27 0 10.7
Nov 24 0 7.9
Dec 13 0 2.8


Humidity and Wind

Enshi has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is August (65.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (78.8%).

Wind in Enshi is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is August, followed by July and April. August’s average wind speed of around 2.6 knots (3 MPH or 4.8 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late July where average top sustained speeds reach 5.1 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 2 Barely noticeable 3.2 Barely noticeable
Feb 2 Barely noticeable 3.3 Barely noticeable
Mar 2.3 Barely noticeable 3.9 Barely noticeable
Apr 2.3 Barely noticeable 4.1 Light breeze
May 2.3 Barely noticeable 3.9 Barely noticeable
Jun 2.2 Barely noticeable 3.8 Barely noticeable
Jul 2.5 Barely noticeable 4.7 Barely noticeable
Aug 2.6 Barely noticeable 4.8 Light breeze
Sep 2.2 Barely noticeable 3.6 Barely noticeable
Oct 2 Barely noticeable 3.1 Barely noticeable
Nov 1.9 Barely noticeable 2.8 Barely noticeable
Dec 1.9 Barely noticeable 2.9 Barely noticeable

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 73.4%
Feb 71.8%
Mar 65.2%
Apr 66.3%
May 70%
Jun 71%
Jul 69.9%
Aug 65.2%
Sep 72.1%
Oct 75.4%
Nov 78.8%
Dec 77.9%


Is it Safe to Travel to Enshi?

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 Enshi, China is May, followed by February and April. 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 Enshi in December. 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 70.9 in December means 70.9% of the tourists vs. May.



Overall Enshi Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 81°F (27.2°C) and 53°F (11.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 7 to 12 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the 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 moderate precipitation with 9 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Enshi, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 82.5°F (28.1°C) and 56°F (13.3°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 7 to 9 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Enshi to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 54.4°F (12.4°C) and 45.6°F (7.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: consistently 4 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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