Oct.1st – 7th is China’s National Holiday which is the peak travel season. So you had better avoid travelling during that period. Actually, Traveling in October can be recognized as one of the best months to visit. Autumn is really starting to get into full swing in central China and you'll find cooling temperatures and mild, sunny weather. Fall foliage will already be out in the north and October can be a wonderful time to visit the Great Wall. In southern China, it will still be quite warm with temperatures in the high 70s-80s.
Clothes to Wear in
North:The weather is cool and it’s a great time go outside.But it turns a bit of chilly at night.You can take sweater layering or a light daytime base layer with fleece at night.It will be warm and Comfortable.
Central:The weather is warm during the day but cooler in the night.Take a light base on the day and it’s better wear the long sleeves and /long pants in the evening.
South:It’s still in the summer.The weather is quite warm.Take summer dressing is fine and it’s necessary to bring something lightweight for the occasional cool evening.
Travel tips on October
1) The weather is great for sight-seeing, mild and very comfortable.
2) Domestic fares drop after the first week of October (National Day) so it may be a more reasonable time to travel within China.
3) The first week of October is generally a week-long holiday for all Chinese workers. This translates into millions of domestic travelers on buses, trains and planes doubling and tripling fares. As well as more expensive fares and hotel rooms, China's top attractions will be mobbed with site-seeing domestic tourists.
|Average Weather in Major Cities of October|