The climate in Hong Kong
Hong Kong lies in the tropical zone, however due to the regular influence of cold polar winds from northern China it does not have a tropical climate. In summer, which runs from May to October is it hot with a daytime average of 30 °C. There are also heavy showers in the summertime. In addition, it may be very windy as typhoons passing over the South China Sea save some wind for Hong Kong. Spring and autumn are pleasant seasons. Then it is mostly dry and the daytime temperature is around 25 °C. Winter, December to April, is mild with temperatures between 15 and 20 °C.