Tibet weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Tibet

The best time to visit the region in Tibet is from June until September, when you will have a soft temperature, but limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Tibet is 16°C in June and the lowest is 0°C in January.

Tibet has the continental climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Tibet 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 weather Tibet by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 0 2 5 9 13 16 16 16 15 10 7 3
Precipitation (mm) 18 33 15 11 13 20 51 53 31 10 2 4

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14 day weather forecast Tibet

The weather for in Tibet will be -8° till -14° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Sunday 28 Nov Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-9°
-18°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 0
Monday 29 Nov Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-8°
-18°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 30 Nov Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-9°
-17°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Wednesday 1 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-8°
-15°
0 cm 0.1 mm 20% 2 m/s 0
Thursday 2 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-7°
-10°
4.5 cm 3.8 mm 95% 2 m/s 0
Friday 3 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-6°
-12°
2.9 cm 2.6 mm 90% 2 m/s 1
Saturday 4 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-8°
-15°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Sunday 5 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-9°
-17°
2.2 cm 1.8 mm 85% 3 m/s 1
Monday 6 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-10°
-17°
1.9 cm 1.9 mm 85% 3 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-14°
-21°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Wednesday 8 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-16°
-22°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Thursday 9 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-15°
-20°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-14°
-18°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Saturday 11 Dec Snow Precip Chance Wind UV
-14°
-19°
0 cm 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1

Climate Tibet

The region Tibet has the continental climate prevailing. It is warm in the summer and cold in the winter. The average annual temperature for Tibet is 9° degrees and there is about 261 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 209 days a year with an average humidity of 51% and an UV-index of 3.

Climate table of Tibet

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 0 2 5 9 13 16 16 16 15 10 7 3
Night temp. (°C) -10 -9 -6 -3 1 4 7 7 4 -2 -5 -7
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 18 33 15 11 13 20 51 53 31 10 2 4
Days with rain 4 3 4 6 5 7 19 20 10 2 1 2
Days with snow 7 10 6 2 - - - - - - 1 2
Dry days 20 15 21 22 26 23 12 11 20 29 28 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 8 10 12 12 12 11 12 11 7 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 2 2 2 3 3 3 4 4 3 2 2 2

Tibet weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Tibet? 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 Tibet?

The region Tibet is located in . It lies in a straight line at 9,691 km from Cape Town.

How long is the flight to Tibet?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Tibet is approximately 13 h. 30 min.

What is the currency of Tibet?

In Tibet the Chinese yuan renminbi (CNY) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 28 November 2021

  • 1 Chinese yuan renminbi = 0.43 South African rand
  • 1 South African rand = 2.35 Chinese yuan renminbi
  • 10 Chinese yuan renminbi = 4.27 South African rand
  • 10 South African rand = 23.45 Chinese yuan renminbi
  • 100 Chinese yuan renminbi = 42.65 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 234.52 Chinese yuan renminbi