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 Sep. 10, 2019 -
Questions & Answers on Taiwan Weather
Asked by Milca from PHILIPPINES | Oct. 15, 2019 22:46Reply
What is the weather in Taiwan on Oct. 20-24?
We will be having our tour during those days but unfortunately, the weather forecast says that there will be a typhoon on the 20th. I just want to ask if that typhoon will affect the climate on oct 20-24? Thank you
Answers (1)
Answered by Lukas from INDIA | Oct. 16, 2019 20:24

Generally speaking, the typhoon season will be from June to September. So I think your trip won't be affected greatly. You can bring some rain gears in case the short showers.
Asked by Jopay Egido from PHILIPPINES | Oct. 14, 2019 08:56Reply
We are going to Taiwan in Oct 25-29, weather forecast please. TIA
Answers (1)
Answered by Sydney from GERMANY | Oct. 15, 2019 00:48

Take Taipei City as an example, it will be 20C to 25C during that period of time. It will be cool and moist. You can prepare jackets, long-sleeved shirts, jeans and pants.
Asked by Joey from MALAYSIA | Oct. 11, 2019 23:30Reply
We’re going to Taiwan on Oct 18-24, what’s the usual temperature at that time?
What clothes should we bring? Btw, when will be the days of typhoon? Tq
Answers (1)
Answered by Tina from AUSTRALIA | Oct. 14, 2019 01:32

The temperature will be around 20-25C during that time. You can bring some thin jackets and shirts. Typhoon season is mainly in July, August and September.
Asked by Liza Dy from PHILIPPINES | Oct. 11, 2019 06:15Reply
Taipei temperature this october 20-23 please.
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Answered by Gavin from UKRAINE | Oct. 11, 2019 18:57

The weather forecast shows that it will be 20C to 25C in those days. There mainly have cloudy days. It will be cool and comfortable. You can prepare jackets, long-sleeved shirts, jeans and sneakers. :)
Asked by Ces from PHILIPPINES | Oct. 02, 2019 04:37Reply
Weather and temperature of Taiwan
We’re going to Taiwan on March 11-16. What’s the usual temperature at that time? What clothes should we bring?
Answers (1)
Answered by Ruby from USA | Oct. 08, 2019 18:36

The temperature will be around 15-20C based on history statistics. You could take some shirts and thin jackets.
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