Lijiang Weather in September

Lijiang Weather and Climate in September

When you travel to Lijiang. September of Lijiang is a pleasant month . It is cool or warm and rainy. It is in the end of the monsoon seasonAutumn is approaching in September and the weather of Lijiang changes softly. The average temperature slightly goes down to about 21°C (70°F) by day and 12°C (54°F) at night. Temperature difference between day and night is pronounced. On the other hand, September is the end of the rainy season.

Historical Lijiang Average Daily Temperatures in September

September Average High  Average Low
1 22.1°C / 71.8°F 13.5°C / 56.3°F
2 22°C / 71.6°F 13.4°C / 56.1°F
3 22°C / 71.6°F 13.3°C / 55.9°F
4 21.9°C / 71.4°F 13.2°C / 55.8°F
5 21.8°C / 71.2°F 13.2°C / 55.8°F
6 21.7°C / 71.1°F 13.1°C / 55.6°F
7 21.7°C / 71.1°F 13°C / 55.4°F
8 21.6°C / 70.9°F 12.9°C / 55.2°F
9 21.5°C / 70.7°F 12.8°C / 55°F
10 21.5°C / 70.7°F 12.8°C / 55°F
11 21.4°C / 70.5°F 12.7°C / 54.9°F
12 21.4°C / 70.5°F 12.6°C / 54.7°F
13 21.3°C / 70.3°F 12.5°C /54.5°F
14 21.3°C / 70.3°F 12.5°C / 54.5°F
15 21.2°C / 70.2°F 12.4°C / 54.3°F
16 21.2°C / 70.2°F 12.3°C / 54.1°F
17 21.1°C / 70°F 12.2°C / 54°F
18 21.1°C / 70°F 12.2°C / 54°F
19 21.1°C / 70°F 12.1°C / 53.8°F
20 21°C / 69.8°F 12°C / 53.6°F
21 21°C / 69.8°F 12°C / 53.6°F
22 21°C / 69.8°F 11.9°C / 53.4°F
23 21°C / 69.8°F 11.8°C / 53.2°F
24 20.9°C / 69.6°F 11.8°C / 53.2°F
25 20.9°C / 69.6°F 11.7°C / 53.1°F
26 20.9°C / 69.6°F 11.6°C / 52.9°F
27 20.9°C / 69.6F 11.5°C / 52.7°F
28 20.9°C / 69.6°F 11.5°C / 52.7°F
29 20.9°C / 69.6°F 11.4°C / 52.5°F
30 20.9°C / 69.6°F 11.3°C / 52.3°F

What to Wear for a September Lijiang Travel

During the day, light clothes such as shirts and trousers are fine, but you might need a jacket at night. You’ll need rain gear, and take rain gear and a coat if you go up to the mountains since the weather is changeable. The UV radiation is high, so if it is sunny, cover up if you have sensitive skin.

Places to Visit in September Lijiang

  •  Zhongyi Market:
    In September, various fruits are in season, and travelers can go to Zhongyi Market in the Old Town to buy fresh fruits and mingle with the locals.
  • Baisha Village
    If travelers would like to find a peaceful and quiet place to relax, Baisha Village is a nice choice. There are many graceful views. The most famous attraction in this town is Baisha Murals, which manifest the artistic culture of generations and the local customs and practices.
  • Lijiang Ancient town
    The Old Town of Lijiang is a famous historical and cultural site. In an invigorating autumn climate, the town seems more beautiful and tranquil. It attracts plenty of travelers from all over the world because of its fame and architectural beauty. Mu’s Residence and Sifang Street are landmarks of the town. Travelers can also try Lijiang Baba in the town, a snack made of water melted from the Jade Dragon Snow Mountain, wheat flour, ham and oil. It can be salty or sweet, crisp and tasty, usually eaten together with buttered tea.
  • Lige Island:
    Lige Island is a peninsula on the northern bank of Lugu Lake. Surrounded by water on the east, west, and south and against Goddess Gem Mountain which the locals call Lion Mountain on the north, Lige Island is one of the most beautiful places along Lugu Lake. Villagers here are mostly Mosuo ethnic people, who still have a matriarchy
  • Stone Drum Town:
    Shigu Ancient Town is one of the famous ancient town at the river bank of the upper reaches of Yangtze River. As there is a drum-shaped stone tablet carved with white marble, hence the name of the town. The diameter of the stone tablet is 1.5 m and the thickness is 0.7 m. It is said that if the society is unrest, the drum will craze, but when the society is peaceful again, the drum will close up.
  • Jade Dragon Snow Mountain:
    The mountain is only half an hour from Lijiang, and you can go up to the snowy peaks on a scenic tram. From the tram, you have the option of climbing the stairway up to the observation point at 4,636 meters (15,210 feet). The highlight there is a small glacier. It is a place to see beautiful mountain scenery and snow. Be prepared for a hard climb.
  • Tiger Leaping Gorge Hiking:
    You can hike in this natural wonder that is one of the world’s deepest gorges. It is about 18 kilometers long, and there and tall mountains towering 5,000 meters (17,000 to 18,000 feet) high on both sides of the roaring Yangtze River. Be careful about hiking.

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