Lijiang Weather in May

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Lijiang is in late spring in May and the weather there is nice and warm. The average temperature is about 23°C (73°F) in the day and 11°C (52°F) at night. Walking under the sun, you may even feel hot, but the temperature is much lower at night and indoors. It is still the dry season of the city, but sometimes it rains in May, and the average total precipitation stands at 56mm.

The weather in May can change suddenly from sunny to rainy, so travelers should check the weather forecast before going outdoors, and bring an umbrella if they need to stay out for a long time.

Averages for Lijiang Weather in May

Temperature: 17°C / 63°F
High Temperature: 23°C / 73°F
Low Temperature: 11°C / 52°F
Humidity: 59%
Rainfall: 56 mm
Rainy Days: 12 days
Sunrise: 06:25 ~ 06:41
Sunset: 19:52 ~ 20:08
Air Quality in May
Average AQI:61
Lijiang Air Quality in May

What to Wear in Lijiang in May

It is suitable to wear T-shirts, blouses, light pants, and light coats in day. Ladies can wear long dresses of light colors, which will significantly contribute to their beautiful photos. Travelers need to bring warm overcoats, which are needed at night and rainy days. Besides, they should wear sun-protective clothing, sunglasses, and sunbonnets to protect themselves from sunburn. Wear comfortable sport shoes or outdoor shoes.
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Where to Go in Lijiang in May

In such a warm climate in spring in May, it is recommended to go to the famous mountains in Lijiang, like the Laojun Mountain in the Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas. There are many rare flora and fauna on these mountains. Travelers can see verdant trees and grasses, exotic flowers and rare herbs at Laojun Mountain. In May, the mountain is carpeted with azalea blossoms, which look like a mass of rosy clouds from afar. In addition, there are Danxia landforms, alpine lakes, meadows, and waterfalls at Laojun Mountain, where travelers can view different kinds of natural scenery.
 
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Other Tips

Lijiang is at a high elevation, and the mountains are extremely high, travelers are advised to buy oxygen tanks before climbing snow mountains, and they had better travel in a group, because there are some dangerous steep terrain.

What is the temperature in Lijiang in May?

High/Low Temperatures of Lijiang in May
Temperatures Graph of Lijiang in May
Air Quality of Lijiang in May
Lijiang AQI Graph in May

Historical Lijiang Weather in May


 
May Temperature Sunrise / Sunset Humi-
dity
(%)
High  Low 
1 21.9°C / 71.4°F 9.7°C / 49.5°F 06:41 / 19:52 34
2 21.9°C / 71.4°F 9.8°C / 49.6°F 06:40 / 19:53 31
3 22°C / 71.6°F 9.9°C / 49.8°F 06:39 / 19:53 35
4 22.1°C / 71.8°F 10°C / 50°F 06:38 / 19:54 46
5 22.2°C / 72°F 10.1°C / 50.2°F 06:38 / 19:54 37
6 22.3°C / 72.1°F 10.2°C / 50.4°F 06:37 / 19:55 41
7 22.3°C / 72.1°F 10.3°C / 50.5°F 06:36 / 19:55 39
8 22.4°C / 72.3°F 10.4°C / 50.7°F 06:35 / 19:56 35
9 22.5°C / 72.5°F 10.5°C / 50.9°F 06:35 / 19:56 37
10 22.6°C / 72.7°F 10.6°C / 51.1°F 06:34 / 19:57 36
11 22.6°C / 72.7°F 10.7°C / 51.3°F 06:33 / 19:58 36
12 22.7°C / 72.9°F 10.8°C / 51.4°F 06:33 / 19:58 36
13 22.8°C / 73°F 10.9°C / 51.6°F 06:32 / 19:59 52
14 22.8°C / 73°F 11.1°C / 52°F 06:32 / 19:59 49
15 22.9°C / 73.2°F 11.2°C / 52.2°F 06:31 / 20:00 61
16 23°C / 73.4°F 11.3°C / 52.3°F 06:31 / 20:00 70
17 23.1°C / 73.6°F 11.4°C / 52.5°F 06:30 / 20:01 54
18 23.1°C / 73.6°F 11.6°C / 52.9°F 06:30 / 20:01 45
19 23.2°C / 73.8°F 11.7°C / 53.1°F 06:29 / 20:02 44
20 23.3°C / 73.9°F 11.8°C / 53.2°F 06:29 / 20:03 47
21 23.3°C / 73.9°F 12°C / 53.6°F 06:28 / 20:03 56
22 23.4°C / 74.1°F 12.1°C / 53.8°F 06:28 / 20:04 82
23 23.5°C / 74.3°F 12.3°C / 54.1°F 06:28 / 20:04 84
24 23.5°C / 74.3°F 12.4°C / 54.3°F 06:27 / 20:05 73
25 23.6°C / 74.5°F 12.5°C / 54.5°F 06:27 / 20:05 65
26 23.6°C / 74.5°F 12.7°C / 54.9°F 06:27 / 20:06 66
27 23.7°C / 74.7°F 12.8°C / 55°F 06:26 / 20:06 57
28 23.8°C / 74.8°F 12.9°C / 55.2°F 06:26 / 20:07 49
29 23.8°C / 74.8°F 13.1°C / 55.6°F 06:26 / 20:07 56
30 23.9°C / 75°F 13.2°C / 55.8°F 06:25 / 20:08 53
31 23.9°C / 75°F 13.3°C / 55.9°F 06:25 / 20:08 49
- Last modified on Sep. 24, 2019 -
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