It is forecast that a cold wave will sweep across Guangdong between October 5th and 8th, bringing a temperature drop of an average 3-4℃ province-wide, which will bringing us some coolness over the current scorching heat. Northern Guangdong is likely to suffer from low temperature conditions for about three days.
Two girls in traditional Chinese costume hanfu visiting a garden in Panyu, Guangzhou on October 4th, 2020. (Photo: Wu Weihong)
On October 5th, showers or thundery showers will hit most cities across the province, with heavy rain to hit some regions, and temperatures will drop by 3℃-4℃ gradually. Temperatures are set to range between 20℃ and 28℃ over the following few days in northern Guangdong, and between 24℃ and 33℃ in other cities and regions.
On October 6th, the southern coastal cities in Guangdong will be cloudy with scattered showers, other cities will see cloudy weather with sunny spells. Temperatures in Shaoguan and Qingyuan will range between 16℃ and 26℃, and will vary between 21℃ to 30℃ in other cities.
A little girl plays with bubbles on the lawn in Guangzhou Children's Park. (Photo: Zhang Guanjun)
From October 7th to 8th, most cities and counties in Guangdong will be sunny with cloudy spells. The temperatures in Shaoguan and Qingyuan will range between 15℃ and 26℃, reaching 20℃ to 30℃ in other cities.
The Meteorological Bureau has advised residents to pay attention to traffic safety during rainy days and possible accidents caused by the heavy rainfall.
People visiting Shenzhen Dongmen Shopping Street. (Photo: Zhu Hongbo)
Additionally, there will be gale-force winds around Level 6-8 expected in the coastal cities from October 5th to 8th. Tourists visiting the beach should pay close attention to weather reports.
Visitors watching a panda at the Shenzhen Safari Park. (Photo: Zhu Hongbo & Li Musheng)
7-Day weather forecast for Guangzhou
October 5th (Monday, holiday), cloudy with scattered showers, 23-28℃
October 6th (Tuesday, holiday), cloudy, 21-29℃
October 7th (Wednesday, holiday), cloudy with sunny spells, 21-30℃
October 8th (Thursday, holiday), sunny with cloudy spells, 22-31℃
October 9th (Friday, working day), sunny with cloudy spells, 22-31℃
October 10th (Saturday, working day), sunny with cloudy spells, 23-32℃
October 11th (Sunday, holiday), cloudy, 23-32℃
Author | Monica, Ariel
Editor | Jerry