The best times to visit Foshan for ideal weather are

October 29th to April 29th

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



Other Foshan Travel Info

Weather in Foshan


Average temperatures in Foshan vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 42nd 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 Foshan, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 93.6°F (34.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 79.2°F (26.2°C) at night.

Foshan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Foshan 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.

Foshan Perceived Temperature (F)


Foshan Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Foshan 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 62.2 56.2 50.2
Feb 67.1 61.3 55.8
Mar 70.7 65.4 60.2
Apr 77.9 72.3 67.1
May 85.8 79.1 73.9
Jun 89.8 82.6 77.7
Jul 92.1 84.6 79
Aug 92.5 84.6 78.7
Sep 89.6 82.8 77.2
Oct 84 77.4 71.2
Nov 75.5 68.9 62.5
Dec 66 59.5 53.1

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 16.8 13.4 10.1
Feb 19.5 16.3 13.2
Mar 21.5 18.6 15.7
Apr 25.5 22.4 19.5
May 29.9 26.2 23.3
Jun 32.1 28.1 25.4
Jul 33.4 29.2 26.1
Aug 33.6 29.2 25.9
Sep 32 28.2 25.1
Oct 28.9 25.2 21.8
Nov 24.2 20.5 16.9
Dec 18.9 15.3 11.7



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Foshan are February, October, and then January. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late October. For example, on the week of October 22nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late June with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of June 25th.

When can you find snow in Foshan? 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 Foshan.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Foshan (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 1.8
Feb 11% 0 1.4
Mar 19% 0 4.2
Apr 33% 0 7.7
May 44% 0 12.8
Jun 49% 0 11.5
Jul 35% 0 7.5
Aug 32% 0 7.7
Sep 30% 0 6.7
Oct 11% 0 3.1
Nov 14% 0 2.7
Dec 14% 0 2.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 12 0 4.6
Feb 11 0 3.6
Mar 19 0 10.7
Apr 33 0 19.6
May 44 0 32.5
Jun 49 0 29.2
Jul 35 0 19.1
Aug 32 0 19.6
Sep 30 0 17
Oct 11 0 7.9
Nov 14 0 6.9
Dec 14 0 6.9


Humidity and Wind

Foshan has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is December (55.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (73.5%).

Wind in Foshan is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is July, followed by January and December. July’s average wind speed of around 3.7 knots (4.3 MPH or 6.9 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 early July where average top sustained speeds reach 7.3 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 3.7 Barely noticeable 5.8 Light breeze
Feb 3.5 Barely noticeable 5.7 Light breeze
Mar 3.4 Barely noticeable 5.8 Light breeze
Apr 3.3 Barely noticeable 5.7 Light breeze
May 3.2 Barely noticeable 5.8 Light breeze
Jun 3.4 Barely noticeable 6.6 Light breeze
Jul 3.7 Barely noticeable 6.8 Light breeze
Aug 3.6 Barely noticeable 6.5 Light breeze
Sep 3.6 Barely noticeable 6.2 Light breeze
Oct 3.6 Barely noticeable 5.8 Light breeze
Nov 3.5 Barely noticeable 5.7 Light breeze
Dec 3.7 Barely noticeable 5.9 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 58.6%
Feb 68%
Mar 70.9%
Apr 72.2%
May 73%
Jun 73.5%
Jul 68.4%
Aug 66.1%
Sep 64.1%
Oct 55.7%
Nov 57.3%
Dec 55.5%


Is it Safe to Travel to Foshan?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 there are travel warnings for Macao; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 26, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Foshan, China is March, followed by April and September. 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 Foshan 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 slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 40.9 in December means 40.9% of the tourists vs. March.



Overall Foshan Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 89.2°F (31.8°C) and 65.2°F (18.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 6 to 14 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 the most precipitation with 10 to 15 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Foshan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 90.5°F (32.5°C) and 71.7°F (22.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 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 somewhat cool this time of year in Foshan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 69.7°F (20.9°C) and 59.8°F (15.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 4 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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