The best times to visit Leshan for ideal weather are
June 25th to August 19th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Leshan Travel Guide
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Weather in Leshan
Average temperatures in Leshan vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for most of the year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 16th 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 Leshan, 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 60.9°F (16.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 49.4°F (9.7°C) at night.
Leshan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Leshan 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.
Leshan Perceived Temperature (F)
Leshan Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Leshan 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 Leshan are January, December, 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 January. For example, on the week of January 1st 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 5 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.
When can you find snow in Leshan? 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 Leshan.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Leshan (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
Leshan has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is February (68% relative humidity), and the most humid month is October (88.4%).
Wind in Leshan is usually calm. The windiest month is February, followed by April and January. February’s average wind speed of around 6.5 knots (7.5 MPH or 12.1 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 February where average top sustained speeds reach 12.8 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Leshan.
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||5.6||Light breeze||10.1||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||6.5||Light breeze||11.5||Significant breeze|
|Mar||5.5||Light breeze||10.1||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||5.8||Light breeze||10.1||Gentle breeze|
|May||5.6||Light breeze||9.9||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||5.5||Light breeze||9.7||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||5.5||Light breeze||9.7||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||5.3||Light breeze||9.5||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||5.3||Light breeze||9.4||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||5||Light breeze||9||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||5.6||Light breeze||9.8||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 Leshan?
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 Leshan, 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 Leshan 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
Overall Leshan Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 53.9°F (12.2°C) and 35.9°F (2.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 6 to 15 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 cold weather with high temperatures that are brisk. These months see the most precipitation with 15 to 17 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Leshan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 56.6°F (13.7°C) and 38.5°F (3.6°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 14 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 far too cold this time of year in Leshan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 42°F (5.6°C) and 28.4°F (-2°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 2 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.