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.

Mid-August

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

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