The best times to visit Lishui for ideal weather are
March 12th to May 13th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Lishui Travel Guide
Other Lishui Travel Info
Weather in Lishui
Average temperatures in Lishui vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice some of the year, but often too hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 26th 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 Lishui, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early August where highs are regularly around 98.2°F (36.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.6°F (25.3°C) at night.
Lishui Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Lishui 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.
Lishui Perceived Temperature (F)
Lishui Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Lishui 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 Lishui are October, January, 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 mid October. For example, on the week of October 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid May with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of May 14th.
When can you find snow in Lishui? 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 Lishui.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Lishui (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
Lishui has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (56.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (68.3%).
Wind in Lishui is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is July, followed by August and February. July’s average wind speed of around 2.8 knots (3.2 MPH or 5.1 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late July where average top sustained speeds reach 5.9 knots, which is considered a light breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Lishui.
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||2.4||Barely noticeable||4.6||Light breeze|
|Feb||2.6||Barely noticeable||5||Light breeze|
|Mar||2.5||Barely noticeable||5||Light breeze|
|Apr||2.5||Barely noticeable||5||Light breeze|
|May||2.5||Barely noticeable||4.6||Light breeze|
|Jun||2.2||Barely noticeable||4.4||Light breeze|
|Jul||2.8||Barely noticeable||5.6||Light breeze|
|Aug||2.7||Barely noticeable||5.1||Light breeze|
|Sep||2.5||Barely noticeable||4.7||Light breeze|
|Oct||2.5||Barely noticeable||4.7||Light breeze|
|Nov||2.1||Barely noticeable||4.1||Light breeze|
|Dec||2.4||Barely noticeable||4.5||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Lishui?
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 Lishui, China is June, followed by July 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 Lishui in October. 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 Lishui Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 84.1°F (28.9°C) and 58.8°F (14.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 10 to 12 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second 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 moderate precipitation with 8 to 12 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Lishui, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 90.7°F (32.6°C) and 63.3°F (17.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 8 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 Lishui to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 62.4°F (16.9°C) and 51°F (10.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 8 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.