Average Rainfall for China in August





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during August at cities in China. Each place has a total for how many days of wet weather it usually gets this month and for the normal amount of precipitation.

You can jump to a separate table for each section of the country: North China, Northeast China, East China, South Central China, Southwest China and Northwest China.

The calculation of days only includes the days when precipitation totalled at least one millimetre (0.04 inches). The month's total rainfall is an average of long-term historical weather data.

North China

Average monthly precipitation in August
Days Place Prov­ince or Region Inchesmm
9 Beijing Beijing 7.2 182
10 Hailar Inner Mongolia 3.5 89
Hohhot Inner Mongolia 5.0 128
Shijia­zhuang Hebei 6.1 156
9 Taiyuan Shanxi 3.7 94
11 Tianjin Tianjin 6.1 155

Northeast China

August averages for total rainfall
Days Place Prov­ince or Region Inchesmm
Chang­chun Jilin  5.0 127
Dalian Liaoning 5.8 148
Harbin Heilong­jiang 4.6 116
8 Qiqihar Heilong­jiang 3.7 94
9 Shenyang Liaoning 6.2 157

East China

Average amount of rain in August
Days Place Prov­ince or Region Inchesmm
Fuzhou Fujian 6.7 169
9 Gan­zhou Jiangxi 4.8 123
Hang­zhou Zhejiang 5.7 145
Hefei Anhui 4.4 111
Jinan Shan­dong 6.2 158
7 Nan­chang Jiangxi 4.1 103
11 Nanjing Jiangsu 4.9 124
Ningbo Zhejiang  5.5 140
8 Qingdao Shan­dong 6.1 156
8 Shang­hai Shang­hai 5.2 133
Taipei Taiwan 4.6 117
Xiamen Fujian 6.1 155

South Central China

Precipitation totals for August
Days Place Prov­ince or Region Inchesmm
Chang­sha Hunan 4.1 105
13 Guang­zhou Guang­dong 8.7 221
Guilin Guangxi 6.6 168
12 Haikou Hainan Island 8.9 225
15 Hong Kong Hong Kong 15.4 391
16 Macau Macau 12.7 323
13 Nanning Guangxi 8.4 214
10 Shantou Guang­dong 8.5 215
9 Wuhan Hubei 5.2 132
7 Zheng­zhou Henan 4.6 117

Southwest China

Total rainfall during August
Days Place Prov­ince or Region Inchesmm
12 Chengdu Sichuan 8.8 224
11 Chong­qing Chong­qing 5.4 138
Guiyang Guizhou 5.2 133
16 Kunming Yunnan 8.1 206

Northwest China

Total precipitation on average for August
Days Place Prov­ince or Region Inchesmm
3 Altay Xinjiang 0.5 14
3 Jiuquan Gansu 0.7 17
2 Kashi Xinjiang 0.3 8
8 Lanzhou Gansu 3.0 76
1 Ruoqi­ang Xinjiang 0.1 3
Urumqi Xinjiang 0.6 16
7 Xi'an Shaanxi 2.6 67
Xining Quinghai 3.0 76
6 Yin­chuan Ningxia 2.0 52
References

China Meteorological Administration and World Meteorological Organization. World Weather Information Service.

World Data Center for Meteorology. Climate of the World.

China Precipitation
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