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Practical Info

Macao’s climate is temperate throughout the year. The average temperature is about 23°C (73°F), ranging from 20°C (68°F) to 26°C (79°F). It is rather humid, with the average relative humidity reaching 79%. The rainy season lasts from May to September. October and November are the ideal months to visit Macao, with mild temperatures and dry weather. It is often sunny in the winter months from December to March although it can be a little bit cold. Temperatures begin to climb in April and the heat becomes more intense from May to September.

The typhoon season in Macao is from May to November, with July, August and September being the most seriously affected months. When visiting Macao during typhoon season, please pay attention to the latest tropical cyclone (typhoon) news and special arrangements when typhoon signal No.8 or above is hoisted. For details please read the infographic "Advice for Travelling in Macao during Typhoon Season".

In summer, visitors are advised to wear light cotton clothes for a pleasant journey in Macao; while woolens are recommended along with a thick jacket or an overcoat to keep warm during winter. It is great to bring along cardigans or sweaters in spring (March to May) or autumn (September to November) as nights are cooler during the two seasons.

For more information, please visit website of the Macao Meteorological and Geophysical Bureau and What You Need to Know about Typhoon Season.