Beijing Weather in October

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Beijing weather in October is very cool and dry, with a big temperature difference between day and night. It may still feel like summer in the afternoon during a sunny day, but can cool down to 3-4°C (37-39°F) quickly after a few days' rain. Corresponding to the Descent of Frost, one of the 24 seasonal segments, frost may appear at the end of this month.

Beijing climate will transit from autumn to winter during October. At this time, fogy days may possibly occur after rain due to lack of wind, temperature inversion, and high humidity.
 

Averages for Beijing Weather in October

Temperature: 13°C / 55°F
High Temperature: 19°C / 66°F
Low Temperature: 8°C / 46°F
Humidity: 61%
Rainfall: 22 mm
Rainy Days: 5 days
Sunrise: 06:10 ~ 06:41
Sunset: 17:15 ~ 17:58
Air Quality in October
Average AQI:67
Beijing Air Quality in October

What to Wear

Long-sleeved shirt or T-shirt plus a light jacket or a knitted sweater is generally enough in early October. However, by the end of the month you may need to wear a thick jacket, and even an additional thick woolen sweater.
Beijing Clothes in October October Wear in Beijing

Things to Do

It is a good time to enjoy the autumn colors and fragrance in Beijing such as the sweet-scented osmanthus in the Summer Palace, the chrysanthemums exhibition in Jingshan Park and the red leaves in Fragrant Hills. In addition, the International Music Festival is usually held in this month, too.
 

Other Tips

Beijing climate in October is very dry, so do drink enough water, and eat more fresh fruits. Bring some moisturizing lotion or spray, and a lip balm as well. Try to avoid visiting Beijing during the China National Day holiday from October 1 to 7. The city will be extremely crowded during this period, especially the tourist attractions, hotels, restaurants and on the buses, trains and flights.

What is the temperature in Beijing in October?

High/Low Temperatures of Beijing in October
Temperatures Graph of Beijing in October
Air Quality of Beijing in October
Beijing AQI Graph in October

Historical Beijing Weather in October


 
Oct  Temperature  Sunrise / Sunset Humi-
dity
(%)
High Low
1 22.5°C / 72.5°F 9.8°C / 49.6°F 06:11 / 17:57 39
2 20.3°C / 68.5°F 7.6°C / 45.7°F 06:11 / 17:55 28
3 21.6°C / 70.9°F 5.3°C / 41.5°F 06:12 / 17:54 42
4 20.6°C / 69.1°F 9.4°C / 48.9°F 06:13 / 17:52 61
5 24.8°C / 76.6°F 11.8°C / 53.2°F 06:14 / 17:51 62
6 23.4°C / 74.1°F 10.4°C / 50.7°F 06:15 / 17:49 32
7 22.2°C / 72°F 9.5°C / 49.1°F 06:16 / 17:48 58
8 21.2°C / 70.2°F 12.2°C / 54°F 06:17 / 17:46 72
9 23.7°C / 74.7°F 16.5°C / 61.7°F 06:18 / 17:44 74
10 20.5°C / 68.9°F 15.7°C / 60.3°F 06:19 / 17:43 52
11 21.5°C / 70.7°F 15.7°C / 60.3°F 06:20 / 17:41 63
12 22.7°C / 72.9°F 13.7°C / 56.7°F 06:21 / 17:40 72
13 21.4°C / 70.5°F 13.6°C / 56.5°F 06:22 / 17:38 75
14 19.7°C / 67.5°F 11.6°C / 52.9°F 06:24 / 17:37 48
15 20.4°C / 68.7°F 10.1°C / 50.2°F 06:25 / 17:35 44
16 22.2°C / 72°F 8.8°C / 47.8°F 06:26 / 17:34 44
17 19.2°C / 66.6°F 6.7°C / 44.1°F 06:27 / 17:32 49
18 20.5°C / 68.9°F 7.9°C / 46.2°F 06:28 / 17:31 70
19 18.1°C / 64.6°F 10.5°C / 50.9°F 06:29 / 17:30 80
20 17.2°C / 63°F 12.3°C / 54.1°F 06:30 / 17:28 87
21 20.4°C / 68.7°F 10.9°C / 51.6°F 06:31 / 17:27 81
22 18.3°C / 64.9°F 10.2°C / 50.4°F 06:32 / 17:25 86
23 15.1°C / 59.2°F 9.4°C / 48.9°F 06:33 / 17:24 75
24 16.6°C / 61.9°F 2.5°C / 36.5°F 06:34 / 17:23 36
25 15.5°C / 59.9°F 1°C / 33.8°F 06:35 / 17:21 49
26 12.6°C / 54.7°F 5°C / 41°F 06:36 / 17:20 60
27 17.5°C / 63.5°F 4.8°C / 40.6°F 06:38 / 17:19 69
28 17.8°C / 64°F 5.2°C / 41.4°F 06:39 / 17:17 68
29 16.7°C / 62.1°F 5.6°C / 42.1°F 06:40 / 17:16 76
30 14.7°C / 58.5°F 6.1°C / 43°F 06:41 / 17:15 86
31 16°C / 60.8°F 10.4°C / 50.7°F 06:42 / 17:14 81
- Last modified on Nov. 08, 2018 -
Questions & Answers on Beijing Weather in October
Asked by Josevel beitia from PANAMA | Sep. 23, 2018 20:45Reply
We will visiting Beijing this October the 10th through the 24th. What do you recommend for food?
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Answered by Jay from USA | Sep. 25, 2018 00:24
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The roast duck is highly recommended! Besides, some street foods like Huo Shao, Lu Da Gun and Shao Mai are also great!
Asked by ram from INDIA | Sep. 15, 2018 12:33Reply
we will be in Beijing from oct 7 to 22 for the exhibition
I was just wondering what types of clothes to bring,also i want to know the shopping tips
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Answered by Nigel from UK | Sep. 16, 2018 20:17
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You need to take the thin sweaters, jacket and trousers for it may be a little cold and the temperature may range from 10 to 20C.
As for shopping tips, Alipay and Wechat Pay are popular when shopping. Besides, you can go to shopping malls in Wangfujing Street, Xidan Street and Hongqiao Market.
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