Hubei Weather & Seasons - Best Time to Visit Hubei


With a sub-tropical monsoonal climate, Hubei province has the annual temperature of 15 to 17 °C and annual rainfall averages 800-1600 millimeters. Having enough sunlight, summer is humid and hot within over 30 °C in the July; the coldest month, January in winter has average temperature reaching 0 °C.

As most places in Hubei share the distinct seasons, so the best time to visit is spring and autumn, when it’s great time to visit Wuhan, Yichang and make a Yangtze River Cruise here, even try to learn Wudang Kung Fu with such pleasant weather.

Weather Forecast for Major Cities in Hubei:

Wuhan Weather
Yichang Weather
Wudangshan (Wudang Mountain) Weather

Average Hubei Temperature by Month

MonthRecommended RateMax Temp.Min Temp.

Hubei Seasons to Go

Spring (March-May)
The spring of Hubei begins with fairy land of flowers in March. Visit during this time and see various flower festivals: Cherry Blossom, rape flowers, pear & peach flowers and so forth and some hiking activities. In this comfort season, tourists can find the graceful side of Hubei.
Wuhan Cherry blossom Festival
Summer (June-August)
From June to August, Hubei turns into the burning hot summer with temperature above 30° C in most districts. While in particular Shennongjia featuring cooler weather, attracts numerous visitors from other lowland cities.
Shennongjia Scenic Spots
Autumn (Sept.-Nov.)
Autumn is the golden season with pleasant sunlight and temperature. Travel lightly and casually to Hubei in this season, you’ll be amazed by the red leaves in Three Gorges. So it’s a great time to cruise along Yangtze and unlock the splendid beauty of the red.
Yangtze Cruise with red leaves
Winter (Dec.-Feb.)
In Hubei, winter is the driest and chilly. The coldest month is January with average temperature of 1-5°C. Even in the unfavorable days, there are still continuous tourists in Wudang Mountain to explore Taoism culture and watch sun rise if in good luck.
Sunrise of Wudang Mountain

Recommended Hubei Tours

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

Sanyou Cave
3 Days Best of Wuhan Tour from Yichang

Yichang / Wuhan

Purple Cloud Palace
5 Days Wuhan & Wudangshan Tour by High Speed Train

Wuhan / Wudang Mountain

Yellow Crane Tower
9 Days Best of Hubei Tour from Wuhan

Wuhan / Wudangshan / Wuhan / Jingzhou / Yichang / Shennongjia / Yichang

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