Belonging to subtropical oceanic monsoon climate, Chaozhou has a long summer and a short winter. With a temperate climate, Chaozhou has plenty of sunshine and sufficient rainfall. The annual average temperature is about 21.4°C and the highest temperature is 39.6°C. The mean annual precipitation is 1686mm. The temperature is relatively high in July and August. The best time to visit Chaozhou is at September and October.