Sanya Weather

Last updated by jenifer f at 2013-11-3

Overview

Sanya, located in tropical zone, enjoys tropical coastal monsoon climate, without extreme cold winters or hot summers. It has warm weather condition all year round, with the annual average temperature of 25.5 °C, the yearly sunshine duration of 2,563 hours and the annual average precipitation of 1,279 millimeters. The hottest month falls in June with the highest temperature of 35.7℃ and the coldest month falls in January with the average temperature of 21 °C. There is no distinct winter in Sanya and winter is one of the best periods for visiting Sanya thanks to its favorable temperature.

Sanya is celebrated as “Oriental Hawaii”, whose flowers are in full bloom all year round. Besides, Sanya is also popular for its topflight air condition and it’s praised as the "natural oxygen bar". Anyway, Sanya can be ranked as the ideal tourist resort for escaping cold, relieving summer heat, spending holidays and relaxing yourselves. Traveling in Sanya, summer clothing, sunglasses, bathing suit, beach sandals, sunscreen and beach umbrella are necessary.

Best Time to Visit

The best periods to visit Sanya is from October to the following April when the weather is the most comfortable. Sanya’s peak tourist period is from September to Chinese Spring Festival period (usually in February) when there will be a large number of tourists traveling to Sanya. Especially during Chinese Spring Festival period, numerous travelers from North China flock to Sanya to spend winters. Thus, traveling to Sanya during that period is not so convenient due to the rising price of hotels and flights. Tourists had better avoid this period.

Spring (March to May)

In spring, the temperature of Sanya ranges from 18 °C to 32 °C. Short-sleeved shirts and pants are enough. Meanwhile, make sure to bring some warm clothes, as it may be a little bit cold in the morning and at night.

Summer (late May to mid-September)

It’s very hot and a little bit humid in summer of Sanya, with the average temperature ranging from 26 to 33 °C. The highest temperature may reach 36 °C. From May to November, there’s frequent typhoon, thus, tourists should bring rain coats or umbrellas with them. Besides, due to the strong solar radiation of Sanya, tourists need to bring sunglasses and sunscreen. 

Autumn (late September to early December)

The temperature in autumn of Sanya ranges from 20 to 30 °C, with clear, dry and comfortable weather condition. T-shirts and pants are enough.

Winter (mid-December to the following February)

It’s still warm in winter of Sanya, with the temperature ranging from 24 to 28 °C. Winter is the best season for traveling to Sanya, when people come to escape the cold weather and enjoy beach activities in Sanya.

The annual temperature

average

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

May

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

high temp

69.4°F

21.0°C

71.6°F

22.0°C

78.3°F

26.0°C

85.1°F

30.0°C

89.6°F

32.0°C

90.7°F

33.0°C

91.6°F

33.0°C

89.8°F

32.0°C

87.1°F

31.0°C

82.9°F

28.0°C

77.2°F

25.0°C

71.8°F

22.0°C

low temp

58.3°F

15.0°C

60.3°F

16.0°C

65.5°F

19.0°C

71.4°F

22.0°C

75.6°F

24.0°C

77.2°F

25.0°C

77.4°F

25.0°C

76.8°F

25.0°C

75.6°F

24.0°C

72.3°F

22.0°C

67.1°F

20.0°C

61.0°F

16.0°C

You might also be interested in:

Recommended Tours:

Romantic China Tour

13-day Romantic China Tour
from USD $2,759

There are 0 comments on this topic

Post your comment on this topic

You can post as a guest, yet we suggest sign up first!!

Submit

Top Things to Do in Sanya

Nantian Hot Spring

Nantian Hot Spring

As a back garden of Sanya city, Nantian Hot Spring faces the… >> details

Monkey Island

Monkey Island

Overview The Great Wall of China and Forbidden City u… >> details

Tianyahaijiao Tourism Zone

Tianyahaijiao Tourism Zone

About 25 kilometers west of the city of Sanya, at the foot o… >> details

Luhuitou Park

Luhuitou Park

Luhitou Park is located on a small peninsula on the south… >> details

Yalong Bay Tourism Zone

Yalong Bay Tourism Zone

Yalong Bay is situated on the southern coast of Hainan Is… >> details

Interesting to Know

Tailor-making China Tours China Tours for Mother's Day

Travel Confidently with Us

Customers

10,000 Satisfied Customers

Customers

50 Years in China Travel Industry

Customers

Quick Response within 24 hours

Customers

Secured Online Payment

Customers

Group Tours with Solo Adventure

Customers

No Hidden Fees and No Traps