Zhangjiajie Weather in August
August is also a hot month in Zhangjiajie, and the highest temperature can reach 40°C/104°F. It is likely to rain for about a week and the rest of the month is more sunny and cloudy.
Sunny Days: about 12 days
Cloudy Days: about 12 days
Rainy Days: about 7 days
What to wear and bring?
In early August
Early August is hotter than the later periods in this month. Generally speaking, the days are all sunny and cloudy, and the temperature is between 38°C/100.4°F and 27°C/80.6°F. Sometimes the highest temperature can go up to 40°C/104°F. So it is recommended that you wear the coolest clothing, such as shorts. And it is important to wear sunscreen, sunglasses, and a wide-brimmed hat.
Compared to early August, there are some rainy days and it is likely to rain heavily for a couple of consecutive days. Cool clothing is adequate, and you will need to wear a water-proof coat or carry an umbrella.
In late August
The temperature in late August goes down to 35°C/95°F, and it is generally sunny or cloudy, but without rain. You can wear some light clothing like shorts or light pants.