Yunnan weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Yunnan

The best time to visit in Yunnan in China is from May until October, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Yunnan is 29°C in July and the lowest is 7°C in January.

Yunnan has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Yunnan or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Yunnan by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 7 8 12 17 22 25 29 29 26 22 16 10
Precipitation (mm) 10 13 14 14 17 52 54 60 41 24 26 19

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14 day weather forecast Yunnan

The weather for in Yunnan will be 30° till 26° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 22 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
30°
23°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 2
Thursday 23 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
23°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 7
Friday 24 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
22°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 8
Saturday 25 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
22°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 5
Sunday 26 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
22°
1.0 mm 25% 6 m/s 4
Monday 27 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
22°
0.2 mm 20% 4 m/s 4
Tuesday 28 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
21°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 7

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 29 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
31°
22°
4.9 mm 60% 5 m/s 7
Thursday 30 Sep Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
20°
0.1 mm 20% 4 m/s 6
Friday 1 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
20°
0 mm 0% 3 m/s 7
Saturday 2 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
20°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 5
Sunday 3 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
22°
0.1 mm 20% 4 m/s 2
Monday 4 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
21°
0.4 mm 10% 5 m/s 2
Tuesday 5 Oct Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
21°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 4

Climate Yunnan

Yunnan has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Yunnan is 19° degrees and there is about 344 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 196 days a year with an average humidity of 76% and an UV-index of 5.

Climate table of Yunnan

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 7 8 12 17 22 25 29 29 26 22 16 10
Night temp. (°C) 4 4 7 11 17 21 25 26 23 18 13 6
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 10 13 14 14 17 52 54 60 41 24 26 19
Days with rain 7 9 10 9 9 14 16 18 13 9 10 9
Days with snow 3 2 - - - - - - - - - 1
Dry days 21 17 21 21 22 16 15 13 17 22 20 21
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 5 5 7 9 9 9 10 10 8 7 5 5
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 2 3 3 5 6 6 7 7 5 5 3 3

Yunnan weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Yunnan? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Yunnan?

Yunnan is located in China. It lies in a straight line at 1,896 km from Manila.

The coordinates of Yunnan are:

  • Latitude: 31.654042
  • Longitude: 121.469969

The GPS coordinates are 31° 39' N, 121° 28' E

How long is the flight to Yunnan?

The flight time from Manila International Airport to Yunnan is approximately 3 hours.

What are the nearest airports to Yunnan?

These are the airports closests to Yunnan:

  • Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport (52 km) – Shanghai
  • Shanghai Pudong International Airport (65 km) – Shanghai
  • Sunan Shuofang International Airport (100 km) – Wuxi

How big is Yunnan?

The area of Yunnan is around 649 km².

What is the currency of Yunnan?

In Yunnan the Chinese yuan renminbi (CNY) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 22 September 2021

  • 1 Chinese yuan renminbi = 0.14 Philippine piso
  • 1 Philippine piso = 7.34 Chinese yuan renminbi
  • 10 Chinese yuan renminbi = 1.36 Philippine piso
  • 10 Philippine piso = 73.40 Chinese yuan renminbi
  • 100 Chinese yuan renminbi = 13.62 Philippine piso
  • 100 Philippine piso = 734.01 Chinese yuan renminbi

What is the area code of Yunnan?

The area code to call Yunnan is +86.