Dunhuang Weather

Dunhuang is situated in the interior region of China, and surrounded by Mountains. It features in temperate continental arid climate, with four different seasons, plenty of sunshine and little rainfall. The average temperature is 9.3℃. The maximum average temperature is 24.7℃ in July, and the minimum average temperature is - 9.3℃ in January. The precipitation is only 39.9mm in Dunhuang, and the most rainfall happens in summer. Usually, temperature here varies greatly between day and night.

May to October is the best time to have a Dunhuang tour.

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Seasons to Go

Recommended Dunhuang Tours

Top 3 Dunhuang tours chosen by most customers to explore Dunhuang in the best way. Check the detailed itinerary,or tailor your own trip now with us.

Crescent Lake in Dunhuang
2 Days Dunhuang Short Stay Tour


Echoing Sand Mountains
4 Days Classic Dunhuang Tour


Jiayuguan Fort
4 Days Jiayuguan and Dunhuang Tour(Silk Road Short Break)

Jiayuguan / Dunhuang

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