The best time to visit Zhangjiajie is all year around
, especially from April to October.. Also, autumn season from October to December is also another recommended time with fewer rainy days and typhoon. Zhangjiajie is also called a "city of spring" due to its comfortable year-round temperatures that hover around 16°C.
♦ Travel to Zhangjiajie in spring
Spring in Zhangjiajie is a season in rainy period. During the spring time, everything is starting to become green and fresh, comfortable temperature with average of 22°C. Not too cold and too hot. Spring is good for you if you do not want to meet the crowds.
♦ Travel to Zhangjiajie in summer
Summer in Zhangjiajie is pleasure but also have some high temperature days with 39 degree centigrade during the mid-summer. Because Zhangjiajie is a mountainous area, fog and heavy rain in July create a few snags for hikers and mountain climbers. During the summer holiday, this area will become crowded so try to avoid the China domestic travel peak time.
► Some tourists prefer to see the scenery after rain. The scene in Zhangjiajie can offer you an impressive image to you.
Recommended sites after rain to go: Tianmen Mountain
, West Sea and other parts of Wulingyuan.
► When climbing up to the mountain, the temperature will be about about 3-5℃ lower than the mountain foot areas. It is better to take some thick clothes there.
♦ Travel to Zhangjiajie in autumn
Autumn in Zhangjiajie is a golden time for travelers. With fewer misty days and rainy days, the weather will be fine and last for a long time. Be careful of the cold night in autumn season.
♦ Travel to Zhangjiajie in winter
Winter in Zhangjiajie is a world of snow as well. The ice engraving for your appreciation in this time, Be careful of the frozen air and heavily cold days, It is a comparative dangerous thing when climbing mountain in a winter day.
♦ Zhangjiajie Climate Table
Days of rainfall