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

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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 Vivi from INDONESIA | Mar. 08, 2020 20:46Reply
how's the taipei weather 15-22 agt2020 ? Will there be typhoon or heavy rain ?
what month mostly have typhoon?
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Answered by Editha from CANADA | Mar. 11, 2020 00:09
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Generally speaking, the typhoon season is usually from June to September. There may have several heavy rainy days in August. It would influence the sightseeing a lot. If possible, you are suggested to change the travel plan.
Asked by Trish from PHILIPPINES | Feb. 27, 2020 05:16Reply
Is Taipei rain usually expected during mid February?
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Answered by Thelma from SINGAPORE | Feb. 27, 2020 17:37
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Generally speaking, the typhoon season will be June to September based on the previous weather statistics. Don't worry. It will be ok for you to travel during mid Feb.
Asked by mei from MALAYSIA | Feb. 20, 2020 18:23Reply
how's the taipei weather 21-26 oct 2020 ? Will there be typhoon or heavy rain ?
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Answered by Sharon from CANADA | Feb. 23, 2020 17:12
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Based on the previous weather statistics, the possibility of typhoon and heavy rain would be small. Generally speaking, the typhoon season is May to September. Although there may have several light rainy days, it won't influence the sightseeing a lot. Don't worry.
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!
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Answered by Brian from UNITED KINGDOM | Feb. 12, 2020 17:00
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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 ?
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Answered by Aurora from DENMARK | Jan. 15, 2020 23:54
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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
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ah, good news. Thanks a lot for the reply. Good Day!! Best Regards :)
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