Zhangjiajie Climate

Lying in the humid Subtropical Monsoon Climate zone, Zhangjiajie has distinct four seasons with an annual average temperature of 16 oC and an annual average rainfall of 1400 mm. With the average annual sunshine 1440 hours and the rainfall 1400 mm, the hottest month in Zhangjiajie is in July with average temperature of about 27 oC and coldest month in January with average temperature of about 4.3 oC.

Since the average altitude in Zhangjiajie is 183 meters and the altitude of the scenic spots area is about 1000 meters, the temperature during the day and night varies, reaching to 10 C.April and October are the best two months to go traveling in Zhangjiajie. At that time, you can enjoy the most beautiful natural sights of Zhangjiajie. In the winter time, Zhangjiajie takes on wonderful scenery after snowing and makes an appealing fairyland.

Month Average High Average Low Average High Average Low Rain
(oF) (oF) (oC) (oC) (in) (mm)
Jan. 44.2 34.7 6.8 1.5 2.57 65.4
Feb. 43.5 34.3 6.4 1.3 7.27 184.7
Mar. 58.8 46.8 14.9 8.2 3.17 80.5
Apr. 78.4 61.2 25.8 16.2 2.90 73.6
May 79.0 65.7 26.1 18.7 7.07 179.5
June 88.3 75.4 31.3 24.1 4.94 125.5
July 90.7 77.7 32.6 25.4 4.44 112.8
Aug. 85.8 74.8 29.9 23.8 6.95 176.5
Sep. 83.7 69.1 28.7 20.6 0.37 9.4
Oct. 71.4 56.7 21.9 13.7 3.10 78.8
Nov. 61.7 52.3 16.5 11.3 1.72 43.6
Dec. 49.5 39.4 9.7 4.1 0.44 11.3