The best times to visit Jinan for ideal weather are

April 30th to June 17th

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



Other Jinan Travel Info

Weather in Jinan


Average temperatures in Jinan vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice between summer and winter. The temperatures feel cold for about half the year, and too hot for part of the year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 27th 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 Jinan, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 91.6°F (33.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 75.1°F (23.9°C) at night.

Jinan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Jinan 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.

Jinan Perceived Temperature (F)


Jinan Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Jinan 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 40.1 31.2 21.8
Feb 45.9 36.2 26.4
Mar 55.2 44.3 33.2
Apr 66.7 54.6 42.5
May 78 66 53.8
Jun 84.1 73.8 64.5
Jul 87 79.1 72.5
Aug 88.5 79.7 72.7
Sep 81.6 71.7 62.9
Oct 71.7 60 49.4
Nov 57.6 47.9 38.6
Dec 43.5 35.2 26.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 4.5 -0.4 -5.7
Feb 7.7 2.3 -3.1
Mar 12.9 6.8 0.7
Apr 19.3 12.6 5.8
May 25.6 18.9 12.1
Jun 28.9 23.2 18.1
Jul 30.6 26.2 22.5
Aug 31.4 26.5 22.6
Sep 27.6 22.1 17.2
Oct 22.1 15.6 9.7
Nov 14.2 8.8 3.7
Dec 6.4 1.8 -3.1



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Jinan are January, October, 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 early to mid July with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.

When can you find snow in Jinan? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around November, especially close to late November to early December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Jinan is often around around November 26th when fresh powder is deepest. 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 Jinan.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 9% 1.5 0.9
Feb 12% 1 1.6
Mar 18% 0.9 2.7
Apr 20% 0 2.7
May 16% 0 3.4
Jun 20% 0 5
Jul 38% 0 11.6
Aug 39% 0 12.4
Sep 21% 0 5.2
Oct 12% 0 2.1
Nov 18% 2.9 2.3
Dec 20% 1.4 1.7

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 9 3.8 2.3
Feb 12 2.5 4.1
Mar 18 2.3 6.9
Apr 20 0 6.9
May 16 0 8.6
Jun 20 0 12.7
Jul 38 0 29.5
Aug 39 0 31.5
Sep 21 0 13.2
Oct 12 0 5.3
Nov 18 7.4 5.8
Dec 20 3.6 4.3


Humidity and Wind

Jinan has some very humid months, with other moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is April (44.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (70.7%).

Wind in Jinan is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is April, followed by March and May. April’s average wind speed of around 4.1 knots (4.7 MPH or 7.5 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 late April where average top sustained speeds reach 8 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 3.1 Barely noticeable 6.2 Light breeze
Feb 3.3 Barely noticeable 6.5 Light breeze
Mar 4 Light breeze 7.6 Light breeze
Apr 4.1 Light breeze 7.7 Gentle breeze
May 3.9 Barely noticeable 7.2 Light breeze
Jun 3.5 Barely noticeable 6.7 Light breeze
Jul 3.8 Barely noticeable 6.8 Light breeze
Aug 3.5 Barely noticeable 6.6 Light breeze
Sep 3 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
Oct 3 Barely noticeable 6.1 Light breeze
Nov 3.1 Barely noticeable 6.2 Light breeze
Dec 3.4 Barely noticeable 6.4 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 53.2%
Feb 48.8%
Mar 45.7%
Apr 44.8%
May 46.9%
Jun 58.3%
Jul 70.7%
Aug 69.6%
Sep 64.2%
Oct 57.1%
Nov 56.8%
Dec 57%


Is it Safe to Travel to Jinan?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 there are no travel advisories or warnings for South Korea; 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 Oct 30, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Jinan, South Korea is January, followed by May 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 Jinan 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 somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 73.7 in December means 73.7% of the tourists vs. January.



Overall Jinan Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 81.4°F (27.4°C) and 50.1°F (10.1°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 6 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 6 to 12 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Jinan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 83.1°F (28.4°C) and 52°F (11.1°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is far too cold this time of year in Jinan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 51.2°F (10.7°C) and 38°F (3.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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