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Guangzhou Climate & Temperature

  • Guangzhou, China is at 23°12'N, 113°29'E, 72 m (235 ft). See map.
  • Guangzhou has a humid subtropical hot summer climate that is mild with dry winters, hot humid summers and moderate seasonality (Köppen-Geiger classification: Cwa).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Guangzhou is situated in or near the subtropical moist forest biome.
  • The annual average temperature is 21.8 degrees Celsius (71.2 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 15.2 °C (27.4°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic, subtype truly oceanic. Guangzhou Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 19.1°C (66.3°F) on average falling to 10.7°C (51.3°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 25.5°C (77.9°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 18.9°C (66°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 32.2°C (90°F) and average low temperatures are 25°C (77°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 28.1°C (82.6°F) during the day and lows of 20°C (68°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 1682 mm (66.2 inches) which is equivalent to 1682 Litres/m² (41.26 Gallons/ft²).
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Guangzhou you would pop up nearest to the climate station at La Quiaca Obs, Argentina where you would find a Subtropical steppe climate (Cool temperate steppe biome).

Guangzhou Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 18 (65) 18 (65) 22 (71) 26 (78) 29 (85) 31 (88) 33 (91) 33 (91) 31 (89) 29 (83) 24 (76) 21 (69) 26 (79)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 13 (56) 14 (58) 18 (64) 22 (71) 26 (78) 27 (81) 29 (83) 28 (83) 27 (81) 24 (75) 19 (67) 15 (59) 22 (71)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 10 (50) 11 (52) 15 (59) 19 (66) 23 (73) 25 (76) 25 (78) 25 (77) 24 (75) 21 (69) 16 (60) 11 (52) 19 (66)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 43 (2) 65 (3) 85 (3) 182 (7) 284 (11) 258 (10) 228 (9) 221 (9) 172 (7) 79 (3) 42 (2) 24 (1) 1682 (66)
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 10h 52' 11h 20' 11h 58' 12h 40' 13h 14' 13h 31' 13h 24' 12h 54' 12h 14' 11h 33' 10h 59' 10h 43' 12h 00'
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°). 46.8 56 66.9 78.6 86.8 89.6 86.9 78.9 67.5 55.9 46.8 43.4 67

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