Hong Kong weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Hong Kong

The best time to visit in 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 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 weather Hong Kong 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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14 day weather forecast Hong Kong

The weather for in Hong Kong will be 20° till 22° degrees in the next 14 days with a couple of days chance of light rain showers.

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

Weather forecast this week

Wednesday 1 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
15°
22° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 1
Thursday 2 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
15°
22° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Friday 3 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
16°
22° 0 mm 0% 3 m/s 1
Saturday 4 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
19°
16°
22° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1
Sunday 5 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
18°
22° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2
Monday 6 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
18°
22° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 1
Tuesday 7 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
20°
18°
22° 0 mm 0% 10 m/s 2

Weather forecast next week

Wednesday 8 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
19°
22° 0.1 mm 20% 9 m/s 2
Thursday 9 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
19°
22° 0 mm 0% 6 m/s 2
Friday 10 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
19°
22° 0 mm 0% 5 m/s 2
Saturday 11 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
20°
22° 0 mm 0% 7 m/s 2
Sunday 12 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
20°
22° 0.1 mm 20% 5 m/s 2
Monday 13 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
20°
22° 0 mm 0% 4 m/s 2
Tuesday 14 Dec Water Precip Chance Wind UV
21°
19°
22° 0.1 mm 20% 7 m/s 2

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 table of 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 weather like in a given month for Hong Kong? 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 9,441 km from New Zealand (Wellington → Hong Kong).

How long is the flight to Hong Kong?

The flight time from Auckland Airport to Hong Kong is approximately 12 h. 40 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 97x 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 1 December 2021

  • 1 Hong Kong dollar = 5.36 New Zealand dollar
  • 1 New Zealand dollar = 0.19 Hong Kong dollar
  • 10 Hong Kong dollar = 53.62 New Zealand dollar
  • 10 New Zealand dollar = 1.87 Hong Kong dollar
  • 100 Hong Kong dollar = 536.17 New Zealand dollar
  • 100 New Zealand dollar = 18.65 Hong Kong dollar

What is the area code of Hong Kong?

The area code to call Hong Kong is +852.