Taiwan Weather

The Tropic of Cancer runs straight through the middle of Taiwan bringing with it tropical and subtropical weather. Taiwan has similiar climate with Hainan, Guangxi and Guangdong Provinces. It typically presents an average temperature of 22C (71.6F) all year round. There is no severe cold in winter, but the weather in summer is brutally hot and of high humidity.  Generally, November to the next April is the best timing to tour there with regards to temperature and humidity.

The annual average temperature of the northern part is around 21.7C (71F) while is around 24.1C (75F) in the southern part. The coldest months are from January to March with the lowest temperature to about 10C (50F). In some rare cases, there will be frost or snow on the high mountain. The hottest months are from June to August with the highest temperature up to around 38C (100F). The average temperature of the rest months is around 25C (77F).

Taiwan is of a humid climate. The northern part, middle mountain area and western plain are abundant with rainfalls in different periods. June to October is the typhoon season in Taiwan, with July to September offering the most activities to experience. The months with the most rainy days are in plum rain season in May and June while thundershower mostly came in the afternoons in summer.

7-Day Taipei Weather Forecast


Averages for Taiwan Weather

High/Low Temperatures of Taiwan
Average High/Low Temperatures Graph for Taiwan
Average Temperatures of Taiwan
Average Temperatures Graph for Taiwan

Detailed Tainan weather information about the rainfall.

Average Data Jan Feb Mar Apr May June
Rain (in) 0.7 1.0 1.6 3.1 8.0 17.5
Rain (mm) 20 25 40 80 205 445

Average Data July Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Rain (in) 16.0 14.1 8.2 0.9 0.8 1.0
Rain (mm) 410 360 210 25 20 25

- Last modified on Dec. 12, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Taiwan Weather
Asked by Joey from MALAYSIA | Feb. 09, 2020 19:50Reply
Typhoon and Rainy month in Taiwan
Hi, Would like to know when will be the typhoon and Rainy month in Taiwan ? As online search is quite confusing. Appreciate the helps. Tq!
Answers (1)
Answered by Brian from UNITED KINGDOM | Feb. 12, 2020 17:00

Generally speaking, the typhoon season would be June to September based on the previous weather statistics.
Asked by Luxia Kwan from INDONESIA | Jan. 14, 2020 18:46Reply
Hi, kindly advice for the weather in Taipei on March? Is there Tai Fun ?
Answers (2)
Answered by Aurora from DENMARK | Jan. 15, 2020 23:54

The temperature may range from 15C to 20C during that period of time. It will be cool and comfortable. Although there may have several light rainy days, it won't influence the sightseeing a lot. Generally speaking, the typhoon season is from June to September.
Answered by Luxia from INDONESIA | Jan. 16, 2020 02:02

ah, good news. Thanks a lot for the reply. Good Day!! Best Regards :)
Asked by Tan from MALAYSIA | Dec. 09, 2019 19:36Reply
What's the weather in Taipei and TaiZhong during 13 to 19 Dec 2019 ?
Answers (1)
Answered by Baer from GERMANY | Dec. 12, 2019 00:49

It will be 20C to 25C in the following days based on the weather forcast. It will be cool and comfortable. You can prepare jackets, thin sweaters, long sleeved shirts, jeans and pants.
Asked by angela calbay from PHILIPPINES | Nov. 27, 2019 22:45Reply
What is the weather of taipei by jan 16-18??
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Answered by Kira from SINGAPORE | Dec. 01, 2019 22:56

The average temperature could be around 15C in January. You can bring some coats, jackets, thin sweaters, long sleeved shirts etc.
Asked by Jay from PHILIPPINES | Nov. 17, 2019 01:38Reply
hows the Taipei weather by June 17-20?
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Answered by Emma from SINGAPORE | Nov. 19, 2019 17:54

According to historical weather statistics, the temperature will be around 25C-35C during June. And there would be large rainfall in this month. Sometimes, it may influence the sightseeing. If possible, you can decrease some outdoor activities.
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