The best times to visit Yanji for ideal weather are

May 14th to September 30th

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



Other Yanji Travel Info

Weather in Yanji


Average temperatures in Yanji vary an incredible amount. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 39th 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 Yanji, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 83.6°F (28.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 64.9°F (18.3°C) at night.

Yanji Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Yanji 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.

Yanji Perceived Temperature (F)


Yanji Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Yanji 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 19.1 9.8 0
Feb 27.5 16.9 4.6
Mar 39.8 29.9 17.9
Apr 57 45.4 32.2
May 68.1 56.9 45
Jun 75.9 65.5 55.4
Jul 79.4 70.4 62.2
Aug 79.7 70.5 62
Sep 71.4 59.7 48
Oct 57.8 45.7 32.9
Nov 37 27.8 18
Dec 21 12.9 3.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan -7.2 -12.3 -17.8
Feb -2.5 -8.4 -15.2
Mar 4.3 -1.2 -7.8
Apr 13.9 7.4 0.1
May 20.1 13.8 7.2
Jun 24.4 18.6 13
Jul 26.3 21.3 16.8
Aug 26.5 21.4 16.7
Sep 21.9 15.4 8.9
Oct 14.3 7.6 0.5
Nov 2.8 -2.3 -7.8
Dec -6.1 -10.6 -15.7



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Yanji are January, February, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th 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 Yanji? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around January, especially close to early December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Yanji is often around around December 3rd when fresh powder is deepest. 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 Yanji.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 1% 2.8 0.7
Feb 4% 0 0.3
Mar 5% 0 0.6
Apr 15% 0.4 1.4
May 25% 0 2.9
Jun 24% 0 2.9
Jul 30% 0 5.3
Aug 27% 0 5
Sep 15% 0 2.2
Oct 11% 0 1.9
Nov 11% 1.5 1.8
Dec 5% 2.4 1.8

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 1 7.1 1.8
Feb 4 0 0.8
Mar 5 0 1.5
Apr 15 1 3.6
May 25 0 7.4
Jun 24 0 7.4
Jul 30 0 13.5
Aug 27 0 12.7
Sep 15 0 5.6
Oct 11 0 4.8
Nov 11 3.8 4.6
Dec 5 6.1 4.6


Humidity and Wind

Yanji has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is February (33.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (72.1%).

Wind in Yanji is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and December. March’s average wind speed of around 7.6 knots (8.7 MPH or 14 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early March where average top sustained speeds reach 16.2 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 6.9 Light breeze 12.6 Significant breeze
Feb 6.7 Light breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
Mar 7.6 Gentle breeze 14.4 Significant breeze
Apr 7.3 Gentle breeze 14.2 Significant breeze
May 6.5 Light breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
Jun 5.8 Light breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Jul 5 Light breeze 9.3 Significant breeze
Aug 4.5 Light breeze 8.7 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.3 Light breeze 8.8 Significant breeze
Oct 5.5 Light breeze 11 Significant breeze
Nov 5.9 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Dec 7 Gentle breeze 12.7 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 38.4%
Feb 33.5%
Mar 35.4%
Apr 36.1%
May 50.2%
Jun 62.5%
Jul 71.3%
Aug 72.1%
Sep 62.5%
Oct 47.2%
Nov 47.7%
Dec 42.5%


Is it Safe to Travel to Yanji?

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 Yanji, China is April, followed by March and September. 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 Yanji in July. 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 56.7 in July means 56.7% of the tourists vs. April.



Overall Yanji Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 73.6°F (23.1°C) and 33.8°F (1°C) with far warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 2 to 8 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 comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Yanji, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 73.7°F (23.2°C) and 28.7°F (-1.8°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 3 to 4 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 Yanji to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 33.8°F (1°C) and 16.5°F (-8.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 0 to 2 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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