The best times to visit Longyan for ideal weather are

February 5th to May 6th

or

October 1st to December 23rd

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

 

 


Other Longyan Travel Info

Weather in Longyan

Temperature

Average temperatures in Longyan vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice most of the year, excluding some hot weeks in the summer, with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 36th 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 Longyan, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid July where highs are regularly around 96.4°F (35.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 75.6°F (24.2°C) at night.

Longyan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Longyan 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.

Longyan Perceived Temperature (F)

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Longyan Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Longyan 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 63.5 53.1 44.9
Feb 68.4 58.7 50.6
Mar 72.4 62.8 54.6
Apr 79.2 69.6 61.2
May 85.1 75.7 68
Jun 89.7 80.5 74
Jul 94.8 83.5 75.3
Aug 94.1 82.5 75.1
Sep 90.7 80.2 72.7
Oct 83.9 72.8 63.6
Nov 74.9 64.2 56
Dec 65.7 54.5 45.9

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 17.5 11.7 7.2
Feb 20.2 14.8 10.3
Mar 22.4 17.1 12.6
Apr 26.2 20.9 16.2
May 29.5 24.3 20
Jun 32.1 26.9 23.3
Jul 34.9 28.6 24.1
Aug 34.5 28.1 23.9
Sep 32.6 26.8 22.6
Oct 28.8 22.7 17.6
Nov 23.8 17.9 13.3
Dec 18.7 12.5 7.7

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Longyan are October, 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 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 early to mid June with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of June 11th.

When can you find snow in Longyan? 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 Longyan.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 15% 0 2
Feb 22% 0 3
Mar 29% 0 4.5
Apr 36% 0 6.5
May 49% 0 10.2
Jun 44% 0 10.3
Jul 24% 0 5.3
Aug 35% 0 8.2
Sep 20% 0 4.5
Oct 8% 0 1.9
Nov 13% 0 2.6
Dec 13% 0 2.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 15 0 5.1
Feb 22 0 7.6
Mar 29 0 11.4
Apr 36 0 16.5
May 49 0 25.9
Jun 44 0 26.2
Jul 24 0 13.5
Aug 35 0 20.8
Sep 20 0 11.4
Oct 8 0 4.8
Nov 13 0 6.6
Dec 13 0 7.4

 

Humidity and Wind

Longyan has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is October (59.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (71.3%).

Wind in Longyan is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is July, followed by August and September. July’s average wind speed of around 3 knots (3.4 MPH or 5.5 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 June where average top sustained speeds reach 6.4 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 2.4 Barely noticeable 4.3 Light breeze
Feb 2.8 Barely noticeable 5.2 Light breeze
Mar 2.7 Barely noticeable 5.2 Light breeze
Apr 2.8 Barely noticeable 5.4 Light breeze
May 2.8 Barely noticeable 5.3 Light breeze
Jun 2.8 Barely noticeable 5.5 Light breeze
Jul 3 Barely noticeable 6 Light breeze
Aug 2.9 Barely noticeable 5.8 Light breeze
Sep 2.9 Barely noticeable 5.3 Light breeze
Oct 2.7 Barely noticeable 4.8 Light breeze
Nov 2.5 Barely noticeable 4.4 Light breeze
Dec 2.4 Barely noticeable 4.2 Light breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 62%
Feb 64.2%
Mar 63.9%
Apr 63.9%
May 67.9%
Jun 71.3%
Jul 63.5%
Aug 67%
Sep 65.9%
Oct 59.3%
Nov 64.6%
Dec 63.8%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Longyan?

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 Longyan, China is July, followed by February 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 Longyan in May. 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 32.8 in May means 32.8% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Longyan Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88°F (31.1°C) and 65.8°F (18.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is very common with 9 to 15 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

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 13 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Longyan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 92.6°F (33.7°C) and 70.4°F (21.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 2 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 too cold this time of year in Longyan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 72.3°F (22.4°C) and 61.8°F (16.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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