Guilin Weather in December

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Guilin comes into its winter weather in December when the temperature may drop down to around 8C (46F). Although much warmer than Beijing, Xi'an or Shanghai at this time, the weather will still be chilly due to the dampness and strong winds especially when the cold air comes from the north. Thus, you'd better stay in a hotel with heating to keep warm. Drizzle is also common in December, but it seldom snows or freezes.

The Li River is at its lowest water level during this period, so only the Yangdi to Xingping section is available for cruise tours. The scenery on both sides appears less vital than usual. The Dragon's Backbone Rice Terraces also present a desolate scene. In a word, it is not the best time to travel to Guilin, despite low travel cost.
 

Averages for Guilin Weather in December

Temperature: 11°C / 52°F
High Temperature: 15°C / 59°F
Low Temperature: 7°C / 45°F
Humidity: 67%
Rainfall: 43 mm
Rainy Days:9 days
Sunrise: 07:08 ~ 07:24
Sunset: 17:49 ~ 18:00
Air Quality in December
Average AQI:68
Guilin Air Quality in December

What to Wear in Guilin in December

Warm winter clothes, such as an outer fleece or thermal jacket with good windproofing, sweaters and thick jeans, are appropriate for December climate in Guilin. Prepare a pair of warm walking shoes or boots with grips on the soles.
Guilin Clothes in December December Wear in Guilin

Where to Go in Guilin in December

Although the Li River is not at its best, it is still worth a visit, or you can climb up the Xianggong Mountain near Yangshuo to have an overlook of the river. The red maple leaves in Gudong Scenic Area and the yellow Ginkgo Forest of Haiyang Town are still in season. Other choices are the numerous karst caves, and Impression Sanjie Liu performance in the evening which is not subject to the changes of the weather and seasons. Yangshuo West Street is a good choice for you to taste the local hotpot of Beer Fish, and join some Christmas activities held in the bars.
 
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Other Tips

Skin protection, a warm scarf and gloves should be considered due to the wind and cold. Take an umbrella for the rainy days. Essential medicines for colds, carsickness and tomach ailments should always be readied for a winter tour to Guilin and other places in China.

What is the temperature in Guilin in December?

High/Low Temperatures of Guilin in December
Temperatures Graph of Guilin in December
Air Quality of Guilin in December
Guilin AQI Graph in December

Historical Guilin Weather in December


 
Dec Temperature  Sunrise / Sunset Humi-
dity
(%)
High  Low
1 10.4°C / 50.7°F 5.5°C / 41.9°F 07:08 / 17:49 80
2 14.9°C / 58.8°F 3.7°C / 38.7°F 07:08 / 17:49 60
3 18.9°C / 66°F 4.3°C / 39.7°F 07:09 / 17:49 55
4 20.6°C / 69.1°F 6.3°C / 43.3°F 07:10 / 17:49 54
5 19.7°C / 67.5°F 11.7°C / 53.1°F 07:10 / 17:49 55
6 18.4°C / 65.1°F 12.6°C / 54.7°F 07:11 / 17:49 61
7 14.9°C / 58.8°F 9.2°C / 48.6°F 07:12 / 17:49 80
8 12.6°C / 54.7°F 7.5°C / 45.5°F 07:12 / 17:49 63
9 10.4°C / 50.7°F 7.6°C / 45.7°F 07:13 / 17:50 37
10 10.5°C / 50.9°F 5.2°C / 41.4°F 07:14 / 17:50 33
11 13.8°C / 56.8°F 4.7°C / 40.5°F 07:14 / 17:50 32
12 13.4°C / 56.1°F 7.3°C / 45.1°F 07:15 / 17:50 32
13 17.4°C / 63.3°F 9°C / 48.2°F 07:16 / 17:51 32
14 17.9°C / 64.2°F 9.9°C / 49.8°F 07:16 / 17:51 38
15 13.3°C / 55.9°F 9°C / 48.2°F 07:17 / 17:52 57
16 13.8°C / 56.8°F 8.6°C / 47.5°F 07:18 / 17:52 56
17 14.3°C / 57.7°F 6.7°C / 44.1°F 07:18 / 17:52 50
18 11.9°C / 53.4°F 8.2°C / 46.8°F 07:19 / 17:53 47
19 14.3°C / 57.7°F 5.4°C / 41.7°F 07:19 / 17:53 51
20 12.6°C / 54.7°F 9.9°C / 49.8°F 07:20 / 17:54 48
21 17.1°C / 62.8°F 9.7°C / 49.5°F 07:20 / 17:54 41
22 12.6°C / 54.7°F 7.6°C / 45.7°F 07:21 / 17:55 56
23 8.6°C / 47.5°F 7.1°C / 44.8°F 07:21 / 17:55 60
24 14°C / 57.2°F 6°C / 42.8°F 07:22 / 17:56 34
25 15.3°C / 59.5°F 5.2°C / 41.4°F 07:22 / 17:56 32
26 15.9°C / 60.6°F 6.4°C / 43.5°F 07:23 / 17:57 33
27 14.7°C / 58.5°F 8°C / 46.4°F 07:23 / 17:57 36
28 12.2°C / 54°F 9.2°C / 48.6°F 07:23 / 17:58 53
29 9.4°C / 48.9°F 6.3°C / 43.3°F 07:24 / 17:59 84
30 9.8°C / 49.6°F 7.0°C / 44.6°F 07:24 / 17:59 65
31 10°C / 50°F 7.5°C / 45.5°F 07:24 / 18:00 72
- Last modified on Aug. 29, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Guilin Weather in December
Asked by Fy from MALAYSIA | Jun. 27, 2019 17:17Reply
Hi, we are planning to go to Guilin in mid Dec 2019. Will it be raining, drizzling or look gloomy?
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Answered by Caden from AUSTRALIA | Jun. 27, 2019 20:28
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The average temperature may range from 10-15C during that period of time. You may encounter some rainy days. It is suggested to recheck the weather forecast before going there.
Asked by Annie from MALAYSIA | Oct. 08, 2018 21:40Reply
I will be bringing my family and kids to Guilin during mid December 2018.
Is the weather too cold and any interesting place to visit. Wind breaker will be sufficient?
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Answered by Adalyn from AUSTRALIA | Oct. 10, 2018 23:31
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Annie, it won't be cold in December. Based on the previous weather statistics, the temperature may range from 10C to 15C during that period of time. You are advised to bring coats, breaker, thin sweaters, jeans and sneakers. :)
Asked by cherry from MALAYSIA | May. 29, 2017 03:23Reply
Hi I and my family will go to guilin on 30 Nov until 3 Dec, Is the weather too cold?
We need to wear long john inside or no? What should we need to prepare? Because we have 1 kid and 1 baby. Will the cold weather make the baby and kid uncomfortable?
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Answered by Julie from FRANCE | Jun. 01, 2017 02:41
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According to the weather condition of former years, it will be cloudy on those days, and sometimes it will rain. The temperature will be 45F to 65F. You are advised to wear the long-sleeve shirts and pants. Besides, a jacket and umbrella is also necessary. It’s okay to take kid and baby, but you may need get the warm clothes for them.
Asked by saqlain from PAKISTAN | Dec. 13, 2016 14:25Reply
i am coming from Pakistan in Guilin in December.
Please tell me what thing bring for face this climate.
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Answered by Grace from UNITED KINGDOM | Dec. 13, 2016 20:03
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It will be 50 F to 70 F in December based on the lastest forecast. The climate will be cool and comfortable. There may have several cloudy days. And for clothes, jackets, overcoats, thin sweaters, long-sleeved shirts, jeans and sneakers are suitable. Hope helpful!
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