Shantou weather is blessed with mild and humid air as well as abundant sunshine because the city belongs to the subtropical marine and monsoon climate zone. The average temperature per year is about 22C (72F). The hottest months are July and August with maximum temperatures of 36C (97F) to 40C (104F). Winter weather of Shantou is relatively warm with temperatures of above 0C (32F). The climate is thus pleasant almost all year round, except for in summer. You can arrange your trip to avoid the hottest months. Before you arrive, make sure to bring enough spring and summer clothes. However, rain is frequent from April to September, so remember to take an umbrella when traveling to the wonderful place during this period of time.
The city holds the International Tourism and Culture Festival every year in October or November. During the festival, you can enjoy the delicious local dishes and snacks in the International Food Exposition, which draws great attention of food enterprises from America, France, Japan, Korea, Thailand as well as Hong Kong and Taiwan. The Chaozhou operas and music full of local flavors are also performed during that time as feasts for your senses. Some tourism companies use this opportunity to attract tourists by providing special tour routes to sample the delicious food. If you want to witness such a grand festival, you need to search for the specific dates on the internet, as the festival is held at different times every year.
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Questions & Answers on Shantou Weather
Asked by Sunny Foo from PENANG MALAYSIA | Sep. 26, 2019 06:26Reply
We are planning a trip to Shantou on 18 to 27 Oct. What is the weather during these period? Tq
Answered by Dylan from UNITED KINGDOM | Sep. 28, 2019 18:42
The temperature will range from 20-30C in October. You need to bring some breathable clothes like shirts, shorts.
Asked by Marco from MALAYSIA | Sep. 14, 2019 02:06Reply
What is the Shantou weather on 19th to 25th December, is it the winter time?
Answered by Linn from USA | Sep. 17, 2019 01:09
According to the previous statistics, the temperature will be around 15-25C in December. It is not that cold. But you might as well bring clothes like coat, thin sweater, etc.
Asked by csc from MALAYSIA | Sep. 22, 2018 05:23Reply
What is the weather & clothes are suitable for visit shantou in October?
Answered by Bena from USA | Sep. 25, 2018 01:16
Based on the history weather condition, it may be warm and even a little hot there and the average temperature may range from 20 - 30C. You can wear T-shirts and dress.
Asked by rose | Feb. 28, 2018 19:41Reply
what is the weather in Shantou around june time
Answered by Mile from SINGAPORE | Feb. 28, 2018 21:50
It’s hot with the temperature of 25-30C, and it's rainy in most of the days. You need to take your t-shirts, dress and light pants.
Asked by BERNIE19524 | Jan. 29, 2018 01:01Reply
whats the average weather and temperatures in shantou april 10 to 16th april?
Please advice do we wear long sleeve shirts, jeans and slightly warm jackets . also is it comfortable to move around with these clothing when moving around shoutou town and village areas ? thanks....Also is it
dry or humid in april in the city?
dry or humid in april in the city?
Answered by Jay from ENGLAND | Jan. 29, 2018 18:54
It’ll be a little hot with the temperature of 20-30C. The clothes you choose are okay, since there may be some rainy days. Besides, take your t-shirts and thin jackets. Oh, it’s a little humid