Urumqi experience mid-temperate and continental air climate.
Spring : This season starts from the middle of April and continues till the end of June. The average temperature of this season is around 15 degree Celsius. Nearly 40 percent of the rainfall occurs in this season.
Summer : This seasons starts from early July till late august. The weather of Urumqi becomes hot and dry during day times while nights are very cool to make you shiver. The temperature usually ranges around 23 degree Celsius.
Autumn : This season starts from late August and continues till late October. The temperature difference of day and night is quite huge as compare to summer season.
Winter : this seasons starts from November and continues till April. The average temperature during this season is around minus 13 degree Celsius.
Among all these seasons, the best time to visit Urumqi is from May to October. During this period, the mountains surrounding the city are covered in green and colorful flowers making a perfect scenic backdrop for the city.