Changsha

Changsha, China
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Climate & Best time to visit Changsha

Climate in Changsha:

Number of rainy days:

J Jan
F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec
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Best time to visit Changsha:

Spring (March to May): Spring in Hunan is warm and humid, with temperatures gradually rising. Daytime temperatures range from 15-25°C (59-77°F). It's a season of blooming flowers and lush greenery.

Summer (June to August): Summers are hot and humid in Hunan. Daytime temperatures often range between 25-35°C (77-95°F) and can occasionally surpass 35°C (95°F). It's the rainiest season, experiencing heavy rainfall and occasional thunderstorms.

Autumn (September to November): Autumn is comfortable and mild. Temperatures range between 15-25°C (59-77°F). It's a pleasant season with clear skies and colorful foliage.

Winter (December to February): Winters are cool and relatively dry in Hunan. Daytime temperatures average around 5-10°C (41-50°F), while nights can be cooler, occasionally dropping below freezing. Snowfall is infrequent in lower elevations.

Money & Prices

Currency in China:

Chinese yuan (CNY)

How expensive is a trip to Changsha?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
3.22 USD
Fast food meal:
5.05 USD
Mid-range meal:
9.63 USD
Bottle of water:
0.33 USD
Soft drink:
0.41 USD
Cappuccino:
2.94 USD
Local Beer:
1.00 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
0.36 USD
Taxi - 1km:
0.32 USD
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

China general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 220 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type A (North American/Japanese 2-pin)
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type I (Australian/New Zealand & Chinese/Argentine 2/3-pin)

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