Best time to visit, weather and climate Hong Kong

Best time to visit Hong Kong, Hong Kong

The best time to visit Hong Kong in Hong Kong is from february until may and october until december, when you will have a pleasant or warm temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Hong Kong is 30°C in july and the lowest is 18°C in january. The water temperature is between 19°C and 29°C. The weather and climate of Hong Kong is suitable for a city trip.

The average climate figure for Hong Kong is an 7,5. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

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 an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Hong Kong per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
18°C 20°C 22°C 24°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 27°C 24°C 20°C
25
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31
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46
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85
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143
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197
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178
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189
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155
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68
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40
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24
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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.


Climate Hong Kong

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 18°C 20°C 22°C 24°C 28°C 29°C 30°C 30°C 30°C 27°C 24°C 20°C
Night 15°C 16°C 19°C 22°C 25°C 27°C 28°C 28°C 27°C 24°C 21°C 16°C
Water 19°C 19°C 21°C 24°C 26°C 28°C 29°C 29°C 28°C 27°C 25°C 22°C
Precip 25
mm
31
mm
46
mm
85
mm
143
mm
197
mm
178
mm
189
mm
155
mm
68
mm
40
mm
24
mm
Rain
days
12 15 18 18 22 24 26 25 23 14 13 11
Dry
days
19 13 13 12 9 6 5 6 7 17 17 20
Sun hours
per day
6 6 5 7 9 10 11 10 9 7 5 5
Wind force
in Bft
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
UV-index 4 5 5 6 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 5
 


Climate Hong Kong january

On average, it is maximum 18° in january in Hong Kong and at least around 15° degrees. The sea temperature is around 19° degrees. In january there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 25 mm and the it will be dry 19 days this month in Hong Kong.

Climate Hong Kong february

On average, it is maximum 20° in february in Hong Kong and at least around 16° degrees. The sea temperature is around 19° degrees. In february there are 15 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Hong Kong.

Climate Hong Kong march

On average, it is maximum 22° in march in Hong Kong and at least around 19° degrees. The sea temperature is around 21° degrees. In march there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 46 mm and the it will be dry 13 days this month in Hong Kong.

Climate Hong Kong april

On average, it is maximum 24° in april in Hong Kong and at least around 22° degrees. The sea temperature is around 24° degrees. In april there are 18 days of rainfall with a total of 85 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Hong Kong.

Climate Hong Kong may

On average, it is maximum 28° in may in Hong Kong and at least around 25° degrees. The sea temperature is around 26° degrees. In may there are 22 days of rainfall with a total of 143 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Hong Kong.

Climate Hong Kong june

On average, it is maximum 29° in june in Hong Kong and at least around 27° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In june there are 24 days of rainfall with a total of 197 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Hong Kong.

Climate Hong Kong july

On average, it is maximum 30° in july in Hong Kong and at least around 28° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In july there are 26 days of rainfall with a total of 178 mm and the it will be dry 5 days this month in Hong Kong.

Climate Hong Kong august

On average, it is maximum 30° in august in Hong Kong and at least around 28° degrees. The sea temperature is around 29° degrees. In august there are 25 days of rainfall with a total of 189 mm and the it will be dry 6 days this month in Hong Kong.

Climate Hong Kong september

On average, it is maximum 30° in september in Hong Kong and at least around 27° degrees. The sea temperature is around 28° degrees. In september there are 23 days of rainfall with a total of 155 mm and the it will be dry 7 days this month in Hong Kong.

Climate Hong Kong october

On average, it is maximum 27° in october in Hong Kong and at least around 24° degrees. The sea temperature is around 27° degrees. In october there are 14 days of rainfall with a total of 68 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Hong Kong.

Climate Hong Kong november

On average, it is maximum 24° in november in Hong Kong and at least around 21° degrees. The sea temperature is around 25° degrees. In november there are 13 days of rainfall with a total of 40 mm and the it will be dry 17 days this month in Hong Kong.

Climate Hong Kong december

On average, it is maximum 20° in december in Hong Kong and at least around 16° degrees. The sea temperature is around 22° degrees. In december there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 24 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Hong Kong.

14 day weather forecast Hong Kong

The weather for Hong Kong in Hong Kong will be around 29° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Fr
25 Sep
Bewolkt 28°C 26°C 29°C 4.3 mm 60% 6m/s 5
Sa
26 Sep
Bewolkt 27°C 26°C 29°C 0.2 mm 20% 9m/s 3
Su
27 Sep
Bewolkt 27°C 25°C 29°C 0.2 mm 20% 10m/s 3
Mo
28 Sep
Bewolkt 27°C 25°C 29°C 0.4 mm 15% 9m/s 3
Tu
29 Sep
Onweer met zware regen 28°C 26°C 29°C 19 mm 85% 7m/s 4
We
30 Sep
Regen 29°C 27°C 29°C 12 mm 80% 4m/s 8
Th
1 Oct
Onweer met regen 28°C 27°C 29°C 11 mm 80% 7m/s 6

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Water Precip Change Wind UV
Fr
2 Oct
Overwegend bewolkt 28°C 26°C 29°C 0.9 mm 25% 7m/s 4
Sa
3 Oct
Regen 28°C 26°C 29°C 11 mm 80% 4m/s 3
Su
4 Oct
Bewolkt 30°C 27°C 29°C 0.1 mm 20% 2m/s 5
Mo
5 Oct
Bewolkt 28°C 27°C 29°C 2.2 mm 40% 4m/s 3
Tu
6 Oct
Bewolkt 27°C 27°C 29°C 1.5 mm 35% 5m/s 2
We
7 Oct
Bewolkt 28°C 26°C 29°C 0.4 mm 10% 8m/s 3
Th
8 Oct
Bewolkt 27°C 26°C 29°C 1.1 mm 25% 9m/s 4

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Flight tickets to Hong Kong

The 3 nearest airports to Hong Kong you can fly to are:

  • Hong Kong International Airport (24 km)
    Hong Kong
  • Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport (53 km)
    Shenzhen
  • Macau International Airport (59 km)
    Macau

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About Hong Kong

Hong Kong lies in Hong Kong and the population consists of 7.206.000 inhabitants. If you want to call Hong Kong you have to use +852 or 00852 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +8525012457809 or 008525012457809.

Hong Kong is in a straight line at 11.870 km distance from Cape Town. From Cape Town International Airport the flight time is about 14 hours50.

The coordinates of Hong Kong, Hong Kong are latitude: 22.283333 en longitude: 114.15

The GPS coordinates are N 22° 16' 59.8800" en E 114° 9' 0.0000"

Currency Hong Kong

In Hong Kong the Hong Kong dollar is used to pay.

Exchange rate Hong Kong dollar (HKD) 25 september 2020

1 Hong Kong dollar = 2,18 South African rand
100 Hong Kong dollar = 218,37 South African rand

1 South African rand = 0,46 Hong Kong dollar
100 South African rand = 45,79 Hong Kong dollar

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Bring your credit card

Take a credit card along with your own bank card. If your bank card is not accepted then you have the credit card that you can use.

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Time difference Hong Kong

In Hong Kong it is now 21:18 o’clock in the evening on friday 25 september 2020. That is 6 hour later than in New Zealand. The time zone of Hong Kong is Asia/Hong_Kong and the Greenwich time is UTC+08.

Vaccinations Hong Kong

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Hong Kong.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Buiktyfus
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)
  • Gele koorts
  • Hepatitis B
  • Japanse encefalitis
  • Rabiës
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Tekenencefalitis
  • Tuberculose (TBC)