The best times to visit Gaozhou for ideal weather are

October 29th to April 15th

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



Other Gaozhou Travel Info

Weather in Gaozhou


Average temperatures in Gaozhou 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 41st 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 Gaozhou, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid June where highs are regularly around 93.7°F (34.3°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 78.1°F (25.6°C) at night.

Gaozhou Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Gaozhou 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.

Gaozhou Perceived Temperature (F)


Gaozhou Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Gaozhou 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 66.1 57.8 50.8
Feb 70.9 63.3 56.6
Mar 75.2 68.1 61.7
Apr 81.2 74 67.9
May 88 79.9 74
Jun 90.4 82.2 76.8
Jul 91.9 83.1 77.2
Aug 92.2 83 77
Sep 90.6 81.6 75.6
Oct 86.4 77.5 70.3
Nov 79.5 70.4 62.8
Dec 70.7 61.7 54.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 18.9 14.3 10.4
Feb 21.6 17.4 13.7
Mar 24 20.1 16.5
Apr 27.3 23.3 19.9
May 31.1 26.6 23.3
Jun 32.4 27.9 24.9
Jul 33.3 28.4 25.1
Aug 33.4 28.3 25
Sep 32.6 27.6 24.2
Oct 30.2 25.3 21.3
Nov 26.4 21.3 17.1
Dec 21.5 16.5 12.4



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Gaozhou are October, February, 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 mid October. For example, on the week of October 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early June with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of June 4th.

When can you find snow in Gaozhou? 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 Gaozhou.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Gaozhou (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 9% 0 1
Mar 12% 0 2.3
Apr 29% 0 10
May 44% 0 14.2
Jun 51% 0 14.8
Jul 38% 0 10.5
Aug 35% 0 8.8
Sep 31% 0 7.5
Oct 8% 0 2.1
Nov 14% 0 2.7
Dec 14% 0 2.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 12 0 4.6
Feb 9 0 2.5
Mar 12 0 5.8
Apr 29 0 25.4
May 44 0 36.1
Jun 51 0 37.6
Jul 38 0 26.7
Aug 35 0 22.4
Sep 31 0 19.1
Oct 8 0 5.3
Nov 14 0 6.9
Dec 14 0 6.4


Humidity and Wind

Gaozhou has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is December (55% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (76.3%).

Wind in Gaozhou is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is March, followed by January and December. March’s average wind speed of around 3.6 knots (4.1 MPH or 6.7 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 6.8 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 3.6 Barely noticeable 5.8 Light breeze
Feb 3.5 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
Mar 3.6 Barely noticeable 6.2 Light breeze
Apr 3.5 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
May 3.3 Barely noticeable 6.1 Light breeze
Jun 3.2 Barely noticeable 5.9 Light breeze
Jul 3.4 Barely noticeable 6.4 Light breeze
Aug 3.1 Barely noticeable 5.5 Light breeze
Sep 3.2 Barely noticeable 5.4 Light breeze
Oct 3.3 Barely noticeable 5.3 Light breeze
Nov 3.5 Barely noticeable 5.4 Light breeze
Dec 3.5 Barely noticeable 5.8 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 59.1%
Feb 66.2%
Mar 68.4%
Apr 71.8%
May 73.9%
Jun 76.3%
Jul 73%
Aug 72.8%
Sep 69.5%
Oct 57.8%
Nov 57.3%
Dec 55%


Is it Safe to Travel to Gaozhou?

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 Gaozhou, 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 Gaozhou 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 40.9 in December means 40.9% of the tourists vs. March.



Overall Gaozhou Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 90.5°F (32.5°C) and 70.1°F (21.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 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 11 to 15 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Gaozhou, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 91.2°F (32.9°C) and 76.3°F (24.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 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 Gaozhou to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 75.1°F (23.9°C) and 63.4°F (17.4°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.


Best Times to TravelChina › Gaozhou, China