Tianjin Weather & Best Time to Visit Tianjin

Tianjin, located near Bohai Sea and next to Beijing, has a semi-moist continental monsoon climate, making Tianjin windy and dry in the spring, hot and rainy in summer, cool in the autumn and cold and snowy in the winter. The annual average temperature is 12 °C.

Tianjin can be visited all the year round. While, the natural scenes are the most beautiful in spring and autumn, so when you plan your holiday to Tianjin, try to visit it in spring and autumn.

Below are some detailed information about Tianjin climate, temperature, seasonal activities in Tianjin. Please have a look at them when planning your Tianjin trip!

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Tianjin Seasons to Go

Spring (March - May)

The weather in spring (from late March to early May) is pleasant and suitable for sightseeing. In the early spring, try to wear a wool sweater and a thick jacket; while in the late spring, long-sleeved T-shirt will be enough. You can also take a light jacket just in case.

Seasonal Activities

Get out of Tianjin to reach the mountainous area in Jixian County. Hike 2-3 hours on the Huangyaguan Great Wall, you’ll immerse yourselves in the breathtaking natural scenery. The Great Wall International Marathon is held on the third Saturday of May every year. If you like, you could join in this interesting activity.

>>2 Days Tianjin Huangyaguan Great Wall Tour

Huangyaguan Great Wall

Huangyaguan Great Wall in Spring

Tianjin Weather in March

  • Temperature: 9°C / 48.2°F
  • Average High Tem.: 14°C / 57.2°F
  • Average Low Tem.: 4°C / 39.2°F
  • Average AQI: 85
  • Humidity: 53%
  • Rainfall: 8 mm
  • Rainy Days: 2 days
  • Sunrise: 05:57 ~ 06:44
  • Sunset: 18:03 ~ 18:33

Tianjin Weather in April

  • Temperature: 17°C / 62.6°F
  • Average High Tem.: 23°C /73.4°F
  • Average Low Tem.: 12°C / 53.6°F
  • Average AQI: 90
  • Humidity: 51%
  • Rainfall: 22 mm
  • Rainy Days: 2 days
  • Sunrise: 05:14 ~ 05:56
  • Sunset: 18:34 ~ 19:02

Tianjin Weather in May

  • Temperature: 24°C / 75.2°F
  • Average High Tem.: 29°C /84.2°F
  • Average Low Tem.: 18°C / 64.4°F
  • Average AQI: 103
  • Humidity: 56%
  • Rainfall: 35 mm
  • Rainy Days: 3 days
  • Sunrise: 04:47 ~ 05:13
  • Sunset: 19:03 ~ 19:30

Summer (June - August)

The summer of Tianjin is from middle May to the end of August. The hottest month is July, with an average temperature of around 30°C. T-shirts, short pants, skirts, and sunscreen are recommended. Summer is also the rainy season of Tianjin, so don't forget the umbrella.

Seasonal Activities

Take a night cruise on Haihe River is a relaxing way to appreciate the cityscape of Tianjin. Along the way, you’ll see the magnificent water, bridges and other landmarks.

>>2 Days Tianjin Highlights Tour

Haihe River Night View

Haihe River Summer Night View

Tianjin Weather in June

  • Temperature: 27°C / 80.6°F
  • Average High Tem.: 32°C / 89.6°F
  • Average Low Tem.: 22°C / 71.6°F
  • Average AQI: 127
  • Humidity: 64%
  • Rainfall: 80 mm
  • Rainy Days: 6 days
  • Sunrise: 04:44 ~ 04:48
  • Sunset: 19:30 ~ 19:41

Tianjin Weather in July

  • Temperature: 30°C / 86°F
  • Average High Tem.: 33°C / 91.4°F
  • Average Low Tem.: 26°C / 78.8°F
  • Average AQI: 121
  • Humidity: 76%
  • Rainfall: 150 mm
  • Rainy Days: 9 days
  • Sunrise: 04:48 ~ 05:10
  • Sunset: 19:24 ~ 19:41

Tianjin Weather in August

  • Temperature: 28°C / 82.4°F
  • Average High Tem.: 32°C / 89.6°F
  • Average Low Tem.: 24°C / 75.2°F
  • Average AQI: 84
  • Humidity: 77%
  • Rainfall: 125 mm
  • Rainy Days: 8 days
  • Sunrise: 05:11 ~ 05:38
  • Sunset: 18:44 ~ 19:23

Autumn (September - November)

Autumn in Tianjin goes from September to early November. During this period, the weather is cool and comfortable and the rain is rare. The average temperature is around 16°C. Long-sleeve shirts and light jacket are suitable in early autumn. But when it enters November, it is necessary to wear sweater and thick coat.

Seasonal Activities

Walking along the Five Great Avenues or hiking on the Huangyaguan Great Wall will be great fun. Or you can take a round trip to Beijing to further your tour.

>>3 Days Beijing Round Trip Highlights Tour from Tianjin Cruise Port

Italian Style Street

Italian Style Street in Autumn

Tianjin Weather in September

  • Temperature: 24°C / 75.2°F
  • Average High Tem.: 28°C / 82.4°F
  • Average Low Tem.: 19°C / 66.2°F
  • Average AQI: 68
  • Humidity: 68%
  • Rainfall: 45 mm
  • Rainy Days: 4 days
  • Sunrise: 05:39 ~ 06:05
  • Sunset: 17:56 ~ 18:43

Tianjin Weather in October

  • Temperature: 16°C / 60.8°F
  • Average High Tem.: 20°C / 68°F
  • Average Low Tem.: 11°C / 51.8°F
  • Average AQI: 80
  • Humidity: 64%
  • Rainfall: 25 mm
  • Rainy Days: 2 days
  • Sunrise: 06:06 ~ 06:37
  • Sunset: 17:12 ~ 17:55

Tianjin Weather in November

  • Temperature: 7°C / 44.6°F
  • Average High Tem.: 11°C / 51.8°F
  • Average Low Tem.: 3°C / 37.4°F
  • Average AQI: 112
  • Humidity: 63%
  • Rainfall: 11 mm
  • Rainy Days: 1 day
  • Sunrise: 06:38 ~ 07:09
  • Sunset: 16:49 ~ 17:11

Winter (December - February)

In winter, the average temperature is -4 °C. Winter days last long and there will be some snowy days. It is highly recommended to bring skid-proof boots, a down coat, thick pants, woolen scarfs and gloves if you travel Tianjin in winter.

Seasonal Activities

The grandest Chinese festival, the Spring Festival, usually falls in late January or early February. It is a good choice to have a nice walk in Ancient Culture Street to explore the local life, especially during the Spring Festival. Apart from that, you can also take a sidetrip to Harbin to enjoy the snow world.

>>4 Days Harbin Fantastic Winter Tour from Tianjin Cruise Port

Ancient Culture Street

Ancient Culture Street in Winter

Tianjin Weather in December

  • Temperature: 0°C / 32°F
  • Average High Tem.: 4°C / 39.2°F
  • Average Low Tem.: -3°C / 26.6°F
  • Average AQI: 86
  • Humidity: 59%
  • Rainfall: 3 mm
  • Rainy Days: 0 day
  • Sunrise: 07:10 ~ 07:29
  • Sunset: 16:49 ~ 16:57

Tianjin Weather in January

  • Temperature: -2°C /28.4°F
  • Average High Tem.: 2°C / 35.6°F
  • Average Low Tem.: -5°C / 23°F
  • Average AQI: 82
  • Humidity: 56%
  • Rainfall: 2 mm
  • Rainy Days: 0 day
  • Sunrise: 07:18 ~ 07:30
  • Sunset: 16:58 ~ 17:30

Tianjin Weather in February

  • Temperature: 1°C /33.8°F
  • Average High Tem.: 6°C / 42.8°F
  • Average Low Tem.: -3°C / 26.6°F
  • Average AQI: 88
  • Humidity: 54%
  • Rainfall: 4 mm
  • Rainy Days: 1 day
  • Sunrise: 06:45 ~ 07:18
  • Sunset: 17:31 ~ 18:01

How to Plan a Tianjin Tour

It usually needs one or two days to cover the highlights of Tianjin such as North Jiefang Road Financial Street (the “Wall Street in the East”), Five Great Avenues (Wudadao Area), Jingyuan Garden (the former residence of the Last Emperor of Qing Dynasty - Puyi), Porcelain House (China House), Shi Family Courtyard (large and well-kept civil residence with unique features of Qing Dynasty in north China), and Tianjin Ancient Culture Street (popular business street for shopping and food hunting). If you are a hiking lover, you can add another day to the ancient and steep Huangyaguan Section of the Great Wall. As Tianjin is a transportation hub, you can also make some extending trips to Beijing, Xi’an, Harbin, etc.

If you have other ideas or questions about a Tianjin tour, please feel free to contact us. We are also specialized in tailor-made tours that fit you best according to your own interests, requirement, traveling time, etc.

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Average AQI of Tianjin

Average AQI of Tianjin

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
AQI 82 88 85 90 103 127 121 84 68 80 112 86
  • Excellent: 0-50
  • Good: 51-100
  • Lightly Polluted: 101-150
  • Average Rainfall of Tianjin

    Average Rainfall of Tianjin

      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 2 4 8 22 35 80 150 125 45 25 11 3
    Days 0 1 2 2 3 6 9 8 4 2 1 0

    Average Humidity of Tianjin

    Average Humidity of Tianjin

      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    % 56 54 53 51 56 64 76 77 68 64 63 59

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