The best times to visit Hexi for ideal weather are
April 2nd to June 3rd
September 3rd to November 11th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Hexi Travel Guide
Other Hexi Travel Info
Weather in Hexi
Average temperatures in Hexi vary an incredible amount. 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 less temperate than some — in the 39th 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 Hexi, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 90.7°F (32.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 74.7°F (23.7°C) at night.
Hexi Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Hexi Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Hexi Perceived Temperature (F)
Hexi Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Hexi 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Hexi are January, December, and then November. 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 early August with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of July 30th.
When can you find snow in Hexi? 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 Hexi.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Hexi (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Hexi has some humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is March (32.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (61.4%).
Wind in Hexi is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and March. April’s average wind speed of around 7.5 knots (8.6 MPH or 13.8 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early April where average top sustained speeds reach 12.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Hexi.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||5.2||Light breeze||9.1||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||5.5||Light breeze||9.8||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||6.9||Light breeze||11.9||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||7.5||Gentle breeze||12.3||Significant breeze|
|May||7.1||Gentle breeze||11.7||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||5.7||Light breeze||9.5||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||5||Light breeze||8.3||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||4.5||Light breeze||7.4||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||4.5||Light breeze||7.8||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||4.7||Light breeze||8.4||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||4.9||Light breeze||8.7||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||5.3||Light breeze||9.4||Gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Hexi?
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 Hexi, China is March, followed by June and October. 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 Hexi 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
Overall Hexi Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 85.8°F (29.9°C) and 46.6°F (8.1°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 2 to 3 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 5 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Hexi, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 81.6°F (27.6°C) and 43.1°F (6.2°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 6 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 far too cold this time of year in Hexi to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 46.6°F (8.1°C) and 33.8°F (1°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.