Shangri-La Weather in August

Shangri-La Weather in August

August is also one of the hottest months in Shangri-La, when the temperature is between 8°C/46.4°F and 21°C/69.8°F. It is still cool during the period, but there is a lot of rainfall.

Average Maximum Average Minimum Highest Maximum Lowest Minimum
20 10 21 8
68.0 50.0 69.8 46.4

Rainy Days: 31 days

What to wear and bring

Early August

In early August, the overall temperature is generally 17°C/62.6°F. As most of the days are rainy days, it is recommended that you wear shorts or lightweight pants, or skirts and lightweight coats, etc. and bring rain gear.


It is hot in the middle of the month, when the highest temperature is above 18°C/64.4°F. And there are mostly moderately rainy and showery days. It is suggested that you wear light clothing such as shorts and a vest, or a dress.

Late August

In late August, there are still a lot of rainy days, and the temperature situation is similar to the middle of the month. It is recommended that you wear cool clothing like a vest, and a skirt or lightweight pants. Because of the rainy days, the ground is often wet and slippery, and you need to avoid falling by wearing non-slip shoes.

Historical Shangri-La weather in August

historical Shangri-La weather in augustclick here to enlarge
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