Tibet Weather in September
- by Liffity
- Last Updated: 2021-12-31
Although Tibet has entered fall in September, this is also a peak tourism season to travel to Tibet. Unlike August, the rains in September become less and less, and the sky becomes clearer and brighter. If you spend your holiday in Tibet in September, you must be stunned by the fairytale world. The weather plays a vital role in increasing the beauty of Tibetan fall.
The weather in September is comfortable. You won’t feel hot in the sweltering summer, or the cold in the chilly winter. The beginning of the fall means the end of the rain season. The clouds in the sky will become fewer and fewer; the chance to see the summit of high mountains will become greater and greater.
The temperature in September varies from 23°C to 5 °C. During the daytime, the temperature can reach up to 20°C; while it drops to 5 °C at night. The significant differences in temperature during day and night require you to bring some spare clothes to adapt to the change. The average temperature is about 14°C. The average precipitation is about 66 mm. There are nearly 21 bright days in September. Here's the list of data,
|Average Temperature||Average Precipitation||Clear Days||Wet day(>0.1mm)||Relative humidity|
When you visit some attractions in the daytime, you can bring some jeans and T-shirts, then dress in layers. Because of the strong sunlight, you need to take sunglasses, lipstick, sunhat, suncream with you. The night is cold. Thus the jacket is necessary. If you want to have a tour at some high lands such as Namtso Lake, Mt Kailash, Everest Base Camp, please remember to take a warm coat and winter gear with you.
As the capital city of Tibet, Lhasa is a popular tourist destination where you can have a better understanding of Tibetan history and traditional culture. There are some famous places which are worthy of being recommended to you, such as Potala Palace - the landmark of Lhasa, Jokhang Temple - the holy center for Tibetan Buddhism, Barkhor Street - the shopping center for travelers, etc.
Shigatse is also the right place for tourists to visit. The maximum temperature in Shigatse is about 19 °C, and the average temperature at night is about 6 °C.
Yamdrok Lake Tour
As one of the three holy lakes in Tibet, Yamdrok Lake attracts thousands of tourists in September. With a high altitude of 4500 meters, Yamdrok Lake is the plateau lake.
Thanks to the complex geography, Tibet is a good place for tourists who are interested in hiking or trekking. One of the numerous hiking routes might be available to you. Among the popular routes, we’d like to recommend the Ganden Monastery and Samye Monastery hiking route to you. The whole distance is about 80 kilometers. If you hike in September, you can get rid of the troubles brought by the rains and clouds. What’s more, Everest Base Camp trekking, Ngari Prefecture-Mt Kailash Trekking, and Manasarovar trekking are also good choices.
Tibet Weather in February
The Tibet weather in February is cold but the cost would be the low for your traveling in Tibet. Only a few destinations like Lhasa, Shigatse, Everest are recommended to visit.
Tibet Weather in January
It takes courage to travel to Tibet in January because it's the coldest time in a year. Tourists are suggested to know more about the weather in winter, and prepare well to start this journey.
Tibet Weather in July
July in Tibet is warm, and it is the beginning of the rainy season. Although it rains a lot, it always rains at night. There some recommended places when you travel to Tibet in July, such as Lhasa city, Namtso Lake, Shigatse, etc.
Tibet Weather in August
Tibet weather in August is warm and comfortable because of the high altitude. It's the best time to travel to Tibet as a lot of traditional Tibetan festivals will be held in this month.
Tibet Weather in March
The weather in March is cold, dry, and sunny. However, foreign travelers are not allowed to travel to Tibet in this month. There are some recommended tourist destinations including Lhasa city, Shigatse, and Nyingchi.
Tibet Weather in October
October is also one of the best time to travel to Tibet, as the weather starts to cool down with less rain and more sunshine. In October, Tibet is covered with golden yellow color, just like a fairy tale world.
Tibet Weather in May
May is one of the best time to travel to Tibet with dry, sunny and cool weather. In May, the weather is getting warm with little rainfall, trees turn green, and flowers start to blossom.
Tibet Weather in November
November is still a good time to visit Tibet. We will show you the upsides of traveling in this month and related travel guide accordingly, such as what to wear, place to visit, etc.
Tibet Weather in December
December is the low season for tourists. Before you choose to travel to Tibet during this month, it's good to know more about the weather and places to visit.
Tibet Weather in April
April is a fantastic month to travel to Tibet. The climate becomes warm, but it's better for tourists to take precautions before they come to Tibet. Visiting the Potala Palace and Barkhor street could be amazing for every tourist.
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