The best times to visit Guiyang for ideal weather are

March 26th to July 8th

or

August 20th to November 4th

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

 

 


Other Guiyang Travel Info

Weather in Guiyang

Temperature

Average temperatures in Guiyang vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some cold weeks in the winter, with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 46th 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 Guiyang, 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 84.3°F (29.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 67.8°F (19.9°C) at night.

Guiyang Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Guiyang Temperatures (Celsius)

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“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.

Guiyang Perceived Temperature (F)

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Guiyang Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Guiyang 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan43.838.132.8
Feb52.54538.4
Mar60.752.245
Apr68.459.852.2
May74.866.559.2
Jun77.970.464.3
Jul81.873.767.6
Aug82.773.466.5
Sep76.468.261.6
Oct67.760.253.9
Nov59.852.746.5
Dec4842.136.5

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan6.63.40.4
Feb11.47.23.6
Mar15.911.27.2
Apr20.215.411.2
May23.819.215.1
Jun25.521.317.9
Jul27.723.219.8
Aug28.22319.2
Sep24.720.116.4
Oct19.815.712.2
Nov15.411.58.1
Dec8.95.62.5

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Guiyang are January, February, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late January. For example, on the week of January 22nd 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 4 days of significant precipitation the week of June 4th.

When can you find snow in Guiyang? 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 Guiyang.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan6%00.8
Feb8%00.8
Mar16%01.8
Apr24%03
May38%07.3
Jun42%08.6
Jul37%08.3
Aug27%05.9
Sep27%04.3
Oct29%04.1
Nov13%01.9
Dec11%01.2

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan602
Feb802
Mar1604.6
Apr2407.6
May38018.5
Jun42021.8
Jul37021.1
Aug27015
Sep27010.9
Oct29010.4
Nov1304.8
Dec1103

 

Humidity and Wind

Guiyang has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is April (67.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is October (76.2%).

Wind in Guiyang is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and April. March’s average wind speed of around 5.4 knots (6.2 MPH or 10 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 mid March where average top sustained speeds reach 10.1 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Avg. Relative Humidity

Wind

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

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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.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan4.7Light breeze8.1Gentle breeze
Feb5.3Light breeze9.1Gentle breeze
Mar5.4Light breeze9.2Gentle breeze
Apr5.2Light breeze9Gentle breeze
May5Light breeze9.1Gentle breeze
Jun4.4Light breeze8Gentle breeze
Jul5Light breeze8.7Gentle breeze
Aug4.8Light breeze8.6Gentle breeze
Sep4.8Light breeze8.3Gentle breeze
Oct4.5Light breeze7.9Gentle breeze
Nov4.8Light breeze8.5Gentle breeze
Dec4.7Light breeze8.1Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan73.6%
Feb71.2%
Mar68.3%
Apr67.7%
May70.5%
Jun76.1%
Jul73.1%
Aug70.1%
Sep72.9%
Oct76.2%
Nov73%
Dec72.4%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Guiyang?

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 Guiyang, China is January, followed by September and March. 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 Guiyang in June. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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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 25.8 in June means 25.8% of the tourists vs. January.

 

 

Overall Guiyang Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 76.2°F (24.6°C) and 53°F (11.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 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 comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 8 to 12 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Guiyang, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 79.2°F (26.2°C) and 55.2°F (12.9°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 9 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Guiyang to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 56.6°F (13.7°C) and 42°F (5.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 2 to 3 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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