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Taipei Climate & Temperature

  • Taipei, Taiwan is at 251'N, 12131'E, 9 m (30 ft). See map.
  • Taipei has a humid subtropical climate that is mild with no dry season, constantly moist (year-round rainfall). Summers are hot and muggy with thunderstorms. Winters are mild with precipitation from mid-latitude cyclones. Seasonality is moderate. (Kppen-Geiger classification: Cfa).
  • The annual mean temperature is 21.6 degrees Celsius (70.9 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 13.5 °C (24.3°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic,subtype truly oceanic. Taipei Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 19°C (66.2°F) on average falling to 12.3°C (54.2°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 24°C (75.2°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 16.7°C (62°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 32°C (89.6°F) and average low temperatures are 23.3°C (74°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 26.7°C (80°F) during the day and lows of 19°C (66.2°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 2100 mm (82.7 inches) which is equivalent to 2100 Litres/m (51.51 Gallons/ft).
  • On average there are 1644 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Taipei you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Asuncion, Paraguay (Subtropical moist forest biome).

Taipei Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 19 (66) 18 (64) 20 (68) 24 (75) 28 (82) 31 (88) 33 (91) 32 (90) 30 (86) 27 (81) 23 (73) 20 (68) 25 (78)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) 16 (60) 15 (59) 17 (62) 21 (69) 24 (75) 27 (80) 29 (83) 28 (82) 26 (79) 23 (73) 20 (67) 17 (62) 22 (71)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) 12 (54) 12 (54) 13 (55) 17 (63) 20 (68) 22 (72) 24 (75) 24 (75) 22 (72) 19 (66) 16 (61) 13 (55) 18 (64)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 91 (4) 147 (6) 164 (6) 182 (7) 205 (8) 322 (13) 269 (11) 266 (10) 189 (7) 117 (5) 71 (3) 77 (3) 2100 (83)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 17 (55) 17 (60) 18 (58) 15 (50) 16 (52) 16 (53) 14 (45) 15 (48) 14 (47) 15 (48) 15 (50) 16 (52) 188 (52)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 2h 46' 2h 37' 2h 54' 3h 44' 4h 27' 5h 36' 7h 15' 7h 01' 6h 22' 4h 36' 3h 34' 2h 58' 4h 30'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 10h 45' 11h 16' 11h 58' 12h 42' 13h 20' 13h 39' 13h 30' 12h 58' 12h 15' 11h 30' 10h 53' 10h 35' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 26 (74) 24 (76) 25 (75) 30 (70) 34 (66) 41 (59) 54 (46) 55 (45) 52 (48) 41 (59) 33 (67) 28 (72) 38 (62)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 45 54.2 65.1 76.8 85.1 88.4 85.2 77.1 65.7 54.1 45 41.5 65.2

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