Suzhou Weather in December

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In December, Suzhou is in early winter with colder weather compared with November. The temperature hovers between 2°C (36°F) and 11°C (52°F). It snows sometimes and covers the city in white. Although it hardly rains in December, it is wet and uncomfortably cold, but there are also some sunny breaks.

You may chance upon the grand Bell Chime Listening ceremony held in Hanshan Temple on the New Year's Eve. After the ceremony, you may strike the bell inside the temple while making a New Year wish. Many Buddhism themed shows are performed there as well. The city will also celebrate the Christmas Day with the crazy shopping carnival there.

Averages for Suzhou Weather in December

Temperature: 6°C / 43°F
High Temperature: 11°C / 52°F
Low Temperature: 2°C / 36°F
Humidity: 70%
Rainfall: 35 mm
Rainy Days: 5 days
Sunrise: 06:39 ~ 06:56
Sunset: 16:54 ~ 17:05
Air Quality in December
Average AQI: 99
Suzhou Air Quality in December

What to Wear

Winter clothing are a must. Tourists should wear down jackets, sweaters, warm coats, scarves, hats, masks, and warm pants when going out. They should be aware of the noticeable temperature gap between day and night and add clothes accordingly.
Suzhou Clothes in December December Wear in Suzhou

Where to Go

Hanshan Temple, as one of the most famous Buddhism temples in China, well-known for the bell it houses, is worthy of visiting in Suzhou City. Tourists can make wishes in the Grand Prayer Hall and get entertained. They can also pay a visit to the Maple Bridge on the side.

Another popular place is Pingjiang Road, the largest and best-kept historical block in Suzhou city. Tourists traverse many small lanes where they can find old residential houses, some of which have been converted into tea houses, cafes, and bars. Many snack stalls along the streets are home grown and operated. Delicious snacks include meat-stuffed moon cakes, jelly, begonia cakes, chicken feet and duck tongues.
 
Maple BridgeMaple Bridge
Guanqian StreetGuanqian Street

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Other Tips

It is necessary to find a hotel providing good heating. The wet cold weather makes it easy to catch cold, so tourists should dress warmly and bring medical remedies. Warm clothes are necessary when visiting water towns as the climate is colder than urban areas.

What is the temperature in Suzhou in December?

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

Historical Suzhou Weather in December


 
Dec  Temperature Sunrise / Sunset Humi-
dity
(%)
High Low 
1 13°C / 55.4°F 6.2°C / 43.2°F 06:39 / 16:54 64
2 12.8°C / 55°F 6°C / 42.8°F 06:39 / 16:54 63
3 12.6°C / 54.7°F 5.8°C / 42.4°F 06:40 / 16:54 68
4 12.4°C / 54.3°F 5.6°C / 42.1°F 06:41 / 16:54 69
5 12.3°C / 54.1°F 5.4°C / 41.7°F 06:42 / 16:54 68
6 12.1°C / 53.8°F 5.2°C / 41.4°F 06:43 / 16:55 69
7 12°C / 53.6°F 5°C / 41°F 06:43 / 16:55 68
8 11.8°C / 53.2°F 4.8°C / 40.6°F 06:44 / 16:55 61
9 11.7°C / 53.1°F 4.6°C / 40.3°F 06:45 / 16:55 57
10 11.6°C / 52.9°F 4.5°C / 40.1°F 06:45 / 16:55 59
11 11.5°C / 52.7°F 4.3°C / 39.7°F 06:46 / 16:55 68
12 11.3°C / 52.3°F 4.1°C / 39.4°F 06:47 / 16:56 74
13 11.2°C / 52.2°F 4°C / 39.2°F 06:48 / 16:56 93
14 11.1°C / 52°F 3.8°C / 38.8°F 06:48 / 16:56 65
15 11°C / 51.8°F 3.7°C / 38.7°F 06:49 / 16:57 48
16 10.9°C / 51.6°F 3.6°C / 38.5°F 06:50 / 16:57 48
17 10.8°C / 51.4°F 3.4°C / 38.1°F 06:50 / 16:57 64
18 10.7°C / 51.3°F 3.3°C / 37.9°F 06:51 / 16:58 72
19 10.6°C / 51.1°F 3.2°C / 37.8°F 06:51 / 16:58 73
20 10.5°C / 50.9°F 3.1°C / 37.6°F 06:52 / 16:59 92
21 10.4°C / 50.7°F 3°C / 37.4°F 06:52 / 16:59 94
22 10.3°C / 50.5°F 2.9°C / 37.2°F 06:53 / 17:00 75
23 10.2°C / 50.4°F 2.8 °C / 37°F 06:53 / 17:00 62
24 10.1°C / 50.2°F 2.7°C / 36.9°F 06:54 / 17:01 70
25 10°C / 50°F 2.6°C / 36.7°F 06:54 / 17:01 90
26 9.8°C / 49.6°F 2.6°C / 36.7°F 06:55 / 17:02 92
27 9.7°C / 49.5°F 2.5°C / 36.5°F 06:55 / 17:03 67
28 9.6°C / 49.3°F 2.4°C / 36.3°F 06:55 / 17:03 62
29 9.5°C / 49.1°F 2.3°C / 36.1°F 06:56 / 17:04 57
30 9.3°C / 48.7°F 2.3°C / 36.1°F 06:56 / 17:05 70
31 9.2°C / 48.6°F 2.2°C / 36°F 06:56 / 17:05 71
- Last modified on Mar. 04, 2019 -
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