Best time to go to Taiwan for a perfect weather and where to go?
Discover the very best time to go to Taiwan from average climate conditions in many locations like Sun Moon Lake or Keelung below.
When is the best time to go to Taiwan?
When is the best time to go to Taiwan? Here's some information to help you in your decision:
- In Taiwan, the weather is good everywhere in March and April
- The best months to go to Taipei are March, April, May, June, July and September
- On average, the warmest months in Taipei are June, July, August and September
- The rainiest months in this city are June, August and October
- The cities with the best climate are Hualien City and Taroko National Park, with good weather at least 11 months a year
- The best months for swimming in Taipei are June, July, August, September and October
Annual weather in Taiwan
For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Taiwan for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:
|Month||Our opinion||View Details|
|January||47°F to 76°F||good weather*|
|February||50°F to 77°F||good weather*|
|March||59°F to 79°F||good weather*|
|April||65°F to 83°F||good weather|
|May||67°F to 86°F||good weather*|
|June||67°F to 90°F||tolerable weather*|
|July||67°F to 94°F||tolerable weather*|
|August||65°F to 94°F||tolerable weather*|
|September||65°F to 90°F||tolerable weather*|
|October||63°F to 86°F||good weather*|
|November||59°F to 83°F||perfect weather*|
|December||52°F to 77°F||perfect weather*|
Best time to travel to Taiwan by cities
Temperatures and rainfall in Taiwan
On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Taiwan and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Taipei, Hualien City, Kaohsiung, Puli (Nantou) and Hsinchu, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.
Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Taiwan
Find out when Taiwan has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.
Tourist seasons in Taiwan
The months with low numbers of tourists are: January, March, April, May, June, September and November. The number of visitors to Taiwan is high in: February, July, August, October and December.
- Very low season in Taiwan: January, March, April, May, June, September and November.
- Peak season in Taiwan: February, July, August, October and December.
Figure: Visitor index for Taiwan month by month
Average price for flights to Taiwan
A return flight between Sydney and Taipei is generally cheaper if you go in march ($ 780 on average): this is the best time for travellers on a tight budget. In contrast, you may end up paying $ 492 more for your airline ticket to Taipei if you go in december.
Where to go in Taiwan?
This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).
|Kenting National Park||72°F||74°F||76°F||79°F||83°F||86°F||86°F||86°F||85°F||83°F||79°F||76°F|
|Sun Moon Lake||67°F||70°F||72°F||77°F||81°F||83°F||85°F||83°F||83°F||81°F||76°F||68°F|
|Yangmingshan National Park||65°F||67°F||70°F||77°F||83°F||88°F||92°F||90°F||88°F||79°F||76°F||67°F|
|Alishan National Scenic Area||68°F||72°F||76°F||81°F||86°F||88°F||90°F||88°F||86°F||83°F||79°F||72°F|
|Green Island (Lutao)||70°F||72°F||76°F||79°F||83°F||86°F||86°F||86°F||85°F||81°F||77°F||72°F|
very bad weather
What can I do in Taiwan?
Beaches / swimming
Nature and countryside
Culture and heritage
Crafts / shopping