Qufu Weather & Seasons

With a warm temperate continental monsoon climate, Qufu has four distinct seasons, featuring the dry Spring, rainy Summer, droughty Autumn and cold Winter with an average annual temperature of 13.6 ℃. The coldest period is January, with an average temperature of -7 ℃, the hottest time of July, with an average temperature of 27.4 ℃. With neither too hot nor cold, the best time to visit Qufu is from June to October.

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Qufu Seasons to Go

Spring
From February to April is the Spring time of Ququ, the average temperature of daylight is 5℃ and the weather is quite dry, so please take warm clothes like coat, jacket, sweater and drink more water to moisturize.
Seasonal Activities
During tomb-sweeping Day, there is a big worship ceremony hold in Confucius Temple, where you can feel the solemn atmosphere.
Summer
During May to July, the weather warm up, t-shirts, shorts and some thin casual cloth are suitable for the day time, while a lined dress and jacket can be helpful to go through the cool night of 10 ℃. Prepare sun block cream, mosquito repellent stuff and hydrating mask as well.
Seasonal Activities
Tour around the San Kong heritage sites and Confucius Six Arts City to see more things about Confucius in Confucius hometown.
Autumn
For the period of August to October, the best time to visit Qufu, Autumn shows its hospitality with temperature between 6 to 18 ℃.Jeans, thin sweaters and long sleeves are comfortable to wear in this season.
Seasonal Activities
Each year the Confucius Cultural Festival will be hold from 9.26 to 10.10. You can see kinds of vivid cultural presentations and activities at that time.
Winter
The Winter cold weather comes from November and last in January. Sometime the coldest time could reach -14 ℃ in January. There are less snow falls but cotton coats, thick cloth are needed when you travel Qufu.
Seasonal Activities
Visit Confucius Family Mansion for a special New Year experience with tasting Confucius Cuisine, touring Confucius hometown at the Eve night and more.

Recommended Qufu Tours

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

Major Stone Forest
3 Days Kunming Tour to Stone Forest & Jiuxiang Cave

Kunming / Stone Forest / Jiuxiang / Kunming

Dongchuan Red Land
4 Days Kunming & Dongchuan Red Land Scenic Tour

Kunming / Dongchuan / Kunming

Three Pagodas
4 Days Kunming & Dali Highlights Tour by High Speed Train

Kunming / Stone Forest / Kunming / Dali

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