Best Time To Visit Beijing, China

Best Time To Go To Beijing

The best time to visit Beijing is either during the spring or the fall.

  • June to August: This is the period in which Beijing experiences rising temperatures. Moreover, this is the peak season in which tourists from all over the world visit Beijing. If you don’t like being in large cues or crowd in general, you can easily avoid visiting Beijing.
  • September-November: Beijing witnesses autumn during the months starting from September to November. The weather overall is quite pleasant and is ideal for visiting various attractions. This is one of the best times to visit Beijing.
  • December- February: During this period, it is winter season in Beijing . Visiting Beijing during the cold period can get difficult for some tourists. Hence you can avoid visiting Beijing during these months.
  • March- May: Spring arrives in March in Beijing and stays till May. During this period, flowers bloom and hence it is one of the best times to visit Beijing.

Avoid Beijing during two of their main national holidays- Chinese New Year and National Holiday Week.

Climate in Beijing

Know weather for your travel dates:

23-May-2018
Today 23 May

95

65

Clear throughout the day.

Wind:2.17 m/s

Humidity:27%

Precipitation:0%

  • Thu 24 May
    98 | 67

    Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Fri 25 May
    96 | 70

    Mostly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Sat 26 May
    91 | 66

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

  • Sun 27 May
    88 | 66

    Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon and breezy in the evening.

  • Mon 28 May
    88 | 66

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Tue 29 May
    94 | 69

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

Month wise Weather in Beijing

Average Temperature in Beijing by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 28℉

Minimum temperature: 7℉

Maximum temperature: 46℉

Feb

Average temperature: 35℉

Minimum temperature: 12℉

Maximum temperature: 61℉

Mar

Average temperature: 45℉

Minimum temperature: 25℉

Maximum temperature: 66℉

Apr

Average temperature: 60℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

May

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Jun

Average temperature: 76℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 100℉

Jul

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 64℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Aug

Average temperature: 77℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Sep

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Oct

Average temperature: 53℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Nov

Average temperature: 38℉

Minimum temperature: 16℉

Maximum temperature: 68℉

Dec

Average temperature: 31℉

Minimum temperature: 12℉

Maximum temperature: 50℉

Highest temperature in Beijing is recorded as 100.4℉ in June.

Lowest temperature in Beijing is recorded as 6.8℉ in January.

Average Humidity in Beijing by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 51%

Minimum Humidity: 22%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Feb

Average Humidity: 39%

Minimum Humidity: 19%

Maximum Humidity: 71%

Mar

Average Humidity: 41%

Minimum Humidity: 16%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Apr

Average Humidity: 38%

Minimum Humidity: 13%

Maximum Humidity: 65%

May

Average Humidity: 42%

Minimum Humidity: 22%

Maximum Humidity: 80%

Jun

Average Humidity: 52%

Minimum Humidity: 29%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Jul

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Aug

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Sep

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 24%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Oct

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 26%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Nov

Average Humidity: 47%

Minimum Humidity: 23%

Maximum Humidity: 78%

Dec

Average Humidity: 59%

Minimum Humidity: 36%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Most humid month in Beijing is July.

Least humid month in Beijing is April.

Best time to visit Beijing Attractions in May

  • Best time to visit Forbidden City in Beijing
    • Monday : Closed
    • Tuesday - Sunday : 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM
    Note: Closed : Monday, except public holidays.
  • Best time to visit Tiananmen Square in Beijing
    • Everyday : 07:00 AM to 09:00 PM
  • Best time to visit The Summer Palace in Beijing
    • Everyday : 08:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Ming Tombs in Beijing
    • Everyday : 08:30 AM to 05:00 PM