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.

 

 


Other Leshan Travel Info

Weather in Leshan

Temperature

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)

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Leshan 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.

Leshan Perceived Temperature (F)

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Leshan Perceived Temperature (C)

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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.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan30.622.214.6
Feb36.827.619.6
Mar40.33225.2
Apr46.839.232.4
May52.545.539.3
Jun56.450.345.2
Jul60.254.149.3
Aug58.952.948.2
Sep54.548.343.5
Oct46.340.335.8
Nov40.33327.4
Dec32.72518

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan-0.8-5.4-9.7
Feb2.7-2.4-6.9
Mar4.60-3.8
Apr8.240.2
May11.47.54.1
Jun13.610.27.3
Jul15.712.39.6
Aug14.911.69
Sep12.59.16.4
Oct7.94.62.1
Nov4.60.6-2.6
Dec0.4-3.9-7.8

 


 

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.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan3%00.6
Feb9%00.8
Mar20%02.3
Apr39%04.5
May49%07
Jun51%010
Jul55%014.7
Aug52%014.6
Sep46%07.6
Oct34%03.7
Nov12%01.2
Dec6%00.6

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan301.5
Feb902
Mar2005.8
Apr39011.4
May49017.8
Jun51025.4
Jul55037.3
Aug52037.1
Sep46019.3
Oct3409.4
Nov1203
Dec601.5

 

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.

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Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
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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
Jan5.6Light breeze10.1Gentle breeze
Feb6.5Light breeze11.5Significant breeze
Mar5.5Light breeze10.1Gentle breeze
Apr5.8Light breeze10.1Gentle breeze
May5.6Light breeze9.9Gentle breeze
Jun5.5Light breeze9.7Gentle breeze
Jul5.5Light breeze9.7Gentle breeze
Aug5.3Light breeze9.5Gentle breeze
Sep5.3Light breeze9.4Gentle breeze
Oct5Light breeze9Gentle breeze
Nov5.6Light breeze9.8Gentle breeze
Dec5.3Light breeze9.4Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan71.5%
Feb68%
Mar77.4%
Apr79.7%
May78.4%
Jun83.7%
Jul84.5%
Aug86.4%
Sep87.5%
Oct88.4%
Nov82.3%
Dec74.2%

 

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

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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 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.

 

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