Guangzhou

Guangzhou, China
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Climate & Best time to visit Guangzhou

Climate in Guangzhou:

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
7
9
14
15
17
19
17
17
12
6
6
6

Best time to visit Guangzhou:

Spring (March to May): Spring in Guangdong is warm and pleasant, with temperatures ranging from 20-30°C (68-86°F). It's a season of blooming flowers and vibrant greenery.

Summer (June to August): Summers are hot and humid, with temperatures often exceeding 30°C (86°F) and reaching up to 35°C (95°F) or higher. High humidity levels make the heat feel more intense, and the province experiences heavy rainfall and occasional typhoons during this season.

Autumn (September to November): Autumn is comfortable and mild, with temperatures ranging between 20-30°C (68-86°F). It's a popular season for travel due to the pleasant weather and lower humidity levels.

Winter (December to February): Winters are mild in Guangdong. Daytime temperatures average around 10-20°C (50-68°F), while nights can be cooler but rarely drop below 10°C (50°F). It's the driest season of the year.

Money & Prices

Currency in China:

Chinese yuan (CNY)

How expensive is a trip to Guangzhou?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
4.30 USD
Fast food meal:
4.99 USD
Mid-range meal:
14.32 USD
Bottle of water:
0.41 USD
Soft drink:
0.45 USD
Cappuccino:
3.56 USD
Local Beer:
0.85 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
0.29 USD
Taxi - 1km:
0.52 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* 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)

Visa & Travel Requirements

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