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 Nov. 05, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Taiwan Weather
Asked by Jay from PHILIPPINES | Nov. 17, 2019 01:38Reply
hows the Taipei weather by June 17-20?
Answers (1)
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.
Asked by PALO from SINGAPORE | Nov. 11, 2019 20:37Reply
Travel Taipei in Feb (16 - 21 Feb) or end March (29 Mar - 3 Apr)
- Please assist to temperature and what to clothing to wear. its autumn?
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Answered by Sally from CANADA | Nov. 13, 2019 19:47

February belongs to winter season, and March is in spring. The temperature ranges from 10C-20C in February, and will be around 15C-25C in March. You can bring hoddies, thick jackets, coats, etc.
Asked by Jnky from PHILIPPINES | Nov. 02, 2019 08:45Reply
We are going to Taiwan in Dec16-19, weather forecast please. TIA
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Answered by Nina from NEW ZEALAND | Nov. 05, 2019 19:53

The average temperature will be around 20C in December based on previous weather. You can take some hoodies and jackets.
Asked by Eswaran from SRI LANKA | Nov. 01, 2019 10:36Reply
How is wether Nov 11th to 16 th in taipei Taiwan
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Answered by Justin from AUSTRALIA | Nov. 04, 2019 19:30

It could range from 15-20C in November. You can take some thin jackets and long sleeve shirts.
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