Dali Weather in October

Dali Weather and Climate in October

When you travel to Dali, Dali weather in October is warm during daytime but a little cold at night. With average temperature varying from 12°C (54°F) to 21°C (70°F), The climate of Dali in October is not rainy, but sometimes you may encounter sudden rainfall which may bring the temperature down. 

Historical Dali Average Daily Temperatures in October

October  Average High  Average Low 
1 22.6°C / 72.6°F 13.7°C / 56.6°F
2 22.5°C / 72.5°F 13.6°C / 56.4°F
3 22.5°C / 72.5°F 13.6°C / 56.4°F
4 22.4°C / 72.3°F 13.5°C / 56.3°F
5 22.3°C / 64.6°F 13.5°C / 56.3°F
6 22.3°C / 72.1°F 13.4°C / 56.1°F
7 22.2°C / 72°F 13.3°C / 55.9°F
8 22.2°C / 72°F 13.2°C / 55.7°F
9 22.1°C / 71.8°F 13.1°C / 55.5°F
10 22°C / 71.6°F 13°C / 55.4°F
11 21.9°C / 71.4°F 12.9°C / 55.2°F
12 21.9°C / 71.4°F 12.8°C / 55°F
13 21.8°C / 71.2°F 12.7°C / 54.8°F
14 21.7°C / 71°F 12.6°C / 54.6°F
15 21.6°C / 70.8°F 12.4°C / 54.3°F
16 21.5°C / 70.7°F 12.3°C / 54.1°F
17 21.5°C / 70.7°F 12.1°C / 53.7°F
18 21.4°C / 70.5°F 12°C / 53.6°F
19 21.3°C / 70.3°F 11.8°C / 53.2°F
20 21.2°C / 70.1°F 11.7°C / 53°F
21 21.1°C / 69.9°F 11.5°C / 52.7°F
22 21°C / 69.8°F 11.3°C / 52.3°F
23 20.9°C / 69.6°F 11.1°C / 52°F
24 20.7°C / 69.2°F 10.9°C / 51.6°F
25 20.6°C / 69.1°F 10.7°C / 51.2°F
26 20.5°C / 68.9°F 10.5°C / 50.9°F
27 20.4°C / 68.7°F 10.3°C / 50.5°F
28 20.3°C / 68.5°F 10.1°C / 50.1°F
29 20.2°C / 68.3°F 9.9°C / 49.8°F
30 20.1°C / 68.1°F 9.7°C / 49.4°F
31 20°C / 68°F 9.5°C / 49.1°F

What to Wear for an October Dali Trip

During the daytime, it’s better to wear long shirts and light pants with a thin coat. At night, add thick clothes to adapt to the cold weather, like thick jackets, or woolen sweater. Walking shoes or sneakers must be taken for long-distance walking. In addition, sunhat and sunglasses would be useful to beat intense UV rays in Dali.

Places to Visit in October Dali

  • Dali Ancient Town:
    It was once the center of Yunnan Province in terms of politics, economy and culture, is worth visiting because of its long history. 
  • Dali Municipal Museum:
    It is a great choice to appreciate historical artistic works.
  • Yan’s Compound:
    It  can leave a great impression on travelers with its magnificent folk architecture of Bai ethnic minority.
  • Bai Autonomous Prefecture Museum:
    It is a great choice to appreciate historical artistic works. 
  • Erhai Lake:
    It is worth to visit. If you have enough time, riding a bike around it is a comfortable and unique experience. 
  • Three Pagodas and Chongsheng Monastery:
    The magnificent Chongsheng Temple and the well-known Three Pagodas are the symbol of Dali.
  • Cangshan Mountain:
    It is  another scenic spot to choose. If you would like to enjoy natural beauty. 
  • Caicun Village:
    Staying overnight at Cai Village for beautiful sunrise over the Erhai Lake is also recommended. Enjoying charming flowers there.