Hong Kong
Weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Hong Kong

The best time to visit Hong Kong is from February until December, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Hong Kong is 31°C in July and the lowest is 18°C in January.

Hong Kong has the moderate climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Hong Kong or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average Hong Kong weather by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 18 20 22 25 28 30 31 31 30 28 24 20
Precipitation (mm) 11 18 25 50 79 119 112 121 96 40 25 11

Climate data from city: Hong Kong




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Hong Kong weather

The Hong Kong weather for will be 23° till 31° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain. The water temperature is 26°C.

The Hong Kong weather forecast is based on the weather conditions in the city of Hong Kong.

Hong Kong 14 day weather forecast

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
Water
UV
Monday
23 may
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26°C
22°C
0.5 mm
15%
4 Bft
E
26°C
8
Tuesday
24 may
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26°C
23°C
0.8 mm
20%
3 Bft
E
26°C
4
Wednesday
25 may
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25°C
23°C
0.9 mm
25%
2 Bft
E
26°C
4
Thursday
26 may
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25°C
23°C
1 mm
25%
4 Bft
E
26°C
5
Friday
27 may
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24°C
22°C
13.4 mm
80%
5 Bft
ENE
26°C
7


Climate Hong Kong

Hong Kong has the moderate climate prevailing. There is a lot of rainfall in the summer, and in the winter it is quite dry again. The average annual temperature for Hong Kong is 26° degrees and there is about 707 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 152 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 6.

Hong Kong

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 18 20 22 25 28 30 31 31 30 28 24 20
Night temp. (°C) 14 16 18 21 25 27 27 27 26 24 20 15
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 11 18 25 50 79 119 112 121 96 40 25 11
Days with rain 9 11 13 14 17 22 24 22 20 11 9 8
Dry days 22 17 18 16 14 8 7 9 10 20 21 23
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 6 5 6 9 10 11 9 8 7 5 5
Wind force (Bft) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 3 3
UV-index 4 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 4

Climate data from city: Hong Kong

Hong Kong weather by month

What is the average Hong Kong weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Hong Kong?

Hong Kong lies in a straight line about 11,873 km from New Zealand (Cape Town → Hong Kong).

How long is the flight to Hong Kong?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Hong Kong is approximately 14 h. 50 min.

What are the largest airports in Hong Kong?

These are the largest airports in Hong Kong:

  • Hong Kong International Airport – Hong Kong

How many inhabitants are there in Hong Kong?

Hong Kong has approximately 7,409,800 inhabitants.

How big is Hong Kong?

The area of Hong Kong is around 2,755 km². It is 443x smaller than New Zealand.

What is the capital of Hong Kong?

The capital of Hong Kong is Hong Kong.

What is the currency of Hong Kong?

In Hong Kong the Hong Kong dollar (HKD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 23 May 2022

  • 1 South African rand = 0.50 Hong Kong dollar
  • 1 Hong Kong dollar = 1.99 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 50.27 Hong Kong dollar
  • 100 Hong Kong dollar = 198.99 South African rand

What is the area code of Hong Kong?

The area code to call Hong Kong is +852.