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Climate

Taipei has a subtropical climate, meaning that it can be quite hot and humid. Here are the statistical temperature recordings for the month of August in the past three years:

  • Average daily temperature: 29C (85F)
  • Daily max temperature: 33C (92F)
  • Daily min temperature: 27C (80F)

Umbrellas may be purchased for NT$60-NT$100 at local convenience stores. Most buildings and all forms of public transportation are air-conditioned. Besides summer clothing, bring a light jacket just in case the air-conditioner gets too cold.

Typhoons

See Health, safety, and Accessibility.

Earthquake

See Health, safety, and Accessibility.

Forecast

Weather forecasts for Taiwan can be found at the following sites: