The best times to visit Wuhan for ideal weather are

March 19th to June 3rd


September 17th to November 18th

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



Other Wuhan Travel Info

Weather in Wuhan


Average temperatures in Wuhan 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 Wuhan, 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 94.3°F (34.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 79°F (26.1°C) at night.

Wuhan Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Wuhan 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.

Wuhan Perceived Temperature (F)


Wuhan Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Wuhan 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 46.9 39.2 30.2
Feb 51.4 44.2 36.2
Mar 62.2 53.9 44.2
Apr 72.3 63.9 53.9
May 81.5 73.2 63.8
Jun 86.6 79.1 71.5
Jul 91.9 84.4 77.5
Aug 91.2 83 75.7
Sep 83.2 75 67.4
Oct 75 66.1 56.8
Nov 62.1 53.4 44.2
Dec 51.4 43 33.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 8.3 4 -1
Feb 10.8 6.8 2.3
Mar 16.8 12.2 6.8
Apr 22.4 17.7 12.2
May 27.5 22.9 17.7
Jun 30.3 26.2 21.9
Jul 33.3 29.1 25.3
Aug 32.9 28.3 24.3
Sep 28.4 23.9 19.7
Oct 23.9 18.9 13.8
Nov 16.7 11.9 6.8
Dec 10.8 6.1 0.8



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Wuhan are December, January, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid December. For example, on the week of December 17th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late May with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of May 21st.

When can you find snow in Wuhan? 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 Wuhan.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 15% 0 1.5
Feb 25% 0 2.9
Mar 24% 0 4.2
Apr 27% 0 5.2
May 32% 0 8.2
Jun 29% 0 10.1
Jul 23% 0 9.9
Aug 23% 0 5.1
Sep 20% 0 4.1
Oct 18% 0 3.3
Nov 21% 0 2.7
Dec 10% 0 0.9

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 15 0 3.8
Feb 25 0 7.4
Mar 24 0 10.7
Apr 27 0 13.2
May 32 0 20.8
Jun 29 0 25.7
Jul 23 0 25.1
Aug 23 0 13
Sep 20 0 10.4
Oct 18 0 8.4
Nov 21 0 6.9
Dec 10 0 2.3


Humidity and Wind

Wuhan has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is December (58.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is June (72.8%).

Wind in Wuhan is usually calm. The windiest month is July, followed by March and August. July’s average wind speed of around 5.5 knots (6.3 MPH or 10.1 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 early July where average top sustained speeds reach 12.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 4.4 Light breeze 8.4 Gentle breeze
Feb 4.9 Light breeze 9.1 Gentle breeze
Mar 5.2 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Apr 5 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
May 4.7 Light breeze 9.3 Gentle breeze
Jun 4.5 Light breeze 8.9 Gentle breeze
Jul 5.5 Light breeze 10.7 Gentle breeze
Aug 5.1 Light breeze 9.6 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.4 Light breeze 8.3 Gentle breeze
Oct 4 Light breeze 8 Gentle breeze
Nov 4.3 Light breeze 8.3 Gentle breeze
Dec 4.4 Light breeze 8.6 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 60.1%
Feb 67.8%
Mar 63.6%
Apr 62.5%
May 65.8%
Jun 72.8%
Jul 71.6%
Aug 71.2%
Sep 71%
Oct 64.9%
Nov 66.4%
Dec 58.1%


Is it Safe to Travel to Wuhan?

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 Wuhan, China is May, followed by February 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 Wuhan 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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 70.9 in December means 70.9% of the tourists vs. May.



Overall Wuhan Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 83°F (28.3°C) and 51.8°F (11°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 7 to 10 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 moderate precipitation with 7 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Wuhan, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 84.9°F (29.4°C) and 57.8°F (14.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: approximately 6 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Wuhan to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 56.2°F (13.4°C) and 46.1°F (7.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 7 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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