tailor made tour

Ask a Question

Code: If the verification code is not so visable, please refresh it and try again.

Questions & Answers

Best time to visit Jinan

The best time to visit Jinan is in autumn, especially from September to November, because spring is dry with big wind, summer is too hot and winter is too cold in Jinan.

Travel to Jinan in Spring

The temperature of Jinan's spring rises again quickly. In this season, Jinan has big daily range, dry weather, much and big wind, less rainfall. The average temperature is about 4.3 ℃ to 14.0 ℃.

Recommended Sites: 
Daming Lake
: Daming Lake is one of the three symbols of Jinan with the Baotu Spring and the Thousand-Buddha Hill. It is a natural lake formed after all springs converge. The lake is 86 hectares, 46 hectares of lake surfaces among them. Depth of water in Daming Lake is average 2 meters.

The glistening light of waves of lake water is clear, the fish dive that the kite flies, the pleasure-boat walks. Many lotuses all over growing from ancient times in Daming Lake, the lakeside weeping willow is in accordance with depending on, the flowers and trees are luxuriant and well-spaced, "three pieces of willow of lotus on four sides, lake of half a city of color of mountain of a city" is the best portrayal of her scenery.
 


 

Travel to Jinan in Summer


Summer in Jinan is too hot. Jinan's average temperature in summer is about 26.7℃. In addition, Jinan has a lot of rainy days in summer.

Recommended Sites
Thousand-Buddha Mountain: Mt. Qianfo enjoys the reputation as "the No.1 mountain in Jinan", is a famous religious attraction that welcomes numerous numbers of tourists at home and abroad. It overgrowns with grass and flowers as well as age-old pine and cypress, at a distance is like a giant wearing a huge green carpet dotted with pavilions, towers and terraces.

Although it is not of impressive height (only 280 meters), nor does it boast weird peaks or strange valleys, the convenient location and picturesque scenery of this spot, as well as the tranquil beauty of the ancient monastery nestled in its bosom, draw tourists by the thousands each year. Now the mountain is a park rich in natural beauty and several historical monuments, shrines and temples, ageless traditions and legends, which all make it a living museum that any visitor would cherish its vivid memory in his/her heart forever.

 

Travel to Jinan in Autumn

Autumn in Jinan represents more sunny and cool weather. The average temperature is about 15.5 ℃ in autumn.

Recommended Sites
Mount Taishan: Mount Taishan is a typical symbol of China. As one of the "Five Sacred Mountains", it is associated with sunrise, birth, and renewal, and is often regarded the foremost of the five. Mt. Tai has been a place of worship for at least 3,000 years and served as the foremost ceremonial center for eastern China during large portions of this period.

It is well known for its majesty in vigor, grandness in structure, soaring in shy and rooting in terra, broad foundation, steady and massiness. The typical character of natural scenery of Mt. Taishan is splendid, graceful, and spacious. It is a tilted fault-block mountain with height increasing from the north to the south. It is the oldest example of a paleo-metamorphic formation from the Cambrian Period in eastern China.
























 

Travel to Jinan in Winter

The whole winter in Jinan has few snow and rain, frequent north wind, dry and cold weather. Its average temperature is about 1 ℃.

Recommended Sites
Baotu Spring: Baotu Spring is the most outstanding one among numerous springs in Jinan; also, it enjoys the reputation as "the No. 1 spring in the world". The water of Baotu Spring spurts out in three prongs, with water droplets falling around, just like three piles of snow, which is very spectacular. The spring water is very sweet, optimum for making tea, which is limpid in color, rich in aroma, good in taste.

Sitting under the "Watching Crane Pavilion" in the east side of the spring with a cup of tea in hand, one's mind will fly faraway and hates to leave. Every severe winter, the steam boils, like the light silk mistily. Draw in the cloister around the spring, various flowers and different wood are thriving, forming the peculiar flower garden in the garden.


 

Climate Data Table for Jinan

Month Item
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Maximum 
Temperature(℃)
3.8
7.1
13.4
21.6
27.6
31.8
32.1
30.7
27.2
21.3
13.1
6.1
Minimum 
Temperature(℃)
-3.9
-1.6
4.1
11.3
16.8
21.7
23.6
22.5
17.6
11.9
4.5
-1.7
Rainfall(mm)
6.7
9.1
15.1
27.0
46.9
78.9
201.8
170.1
58.6
36.8
16.2
8.1
Days of Rainfall
0.2
0.3
0.5
0.9
1.3
2.8
7.1
6.6
2.3
1.2
0.5
0.3

Some other Tips

1. Summer has a lot of rainy days, you need to bring your umbrella or other rain gears. Also, to protect yourself from the strong ultraviolet rays in this season, please bring your sunglasses, sunblock and daily medicines.


2. Be careful of the changeable temperature. A few chilly days could be followed by relatively hot weather. So it is better to take some early winter clothes to protect you away from the sudden low temperature.


3. If you are ready to go mountain climbing, you need to prepare a pair of comfortable flat shoes or hiking shoes.

Related Jinan Travel Information
Jinan Tours

Jinan Attractions


Recommended Jinan Tours