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Climate Asia

Whether icy cold or extreme heat, those who want to make Asia their vacation continent can always find a country with the desired temperature. From arctic cold with up to 70 degrees minus to tropical heat of over 50 degrees plus, the traveler can experience almost all climatic zones in Asia.

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The climate in the melting pot of cultures, as Malaysia is often called, is remarkably constant throughout the year - and should still be taken into account when planning a trip, as conditions can vary greatly from region to region.
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The weather in Hong Kong is characterized by a tropical, humid climate. The average temperature in the metropolis is 22.5 degrees Celsius.
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The Maldives have a tropical, constantly warm climate with high humidity in the calm Indian Ocean.
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Due to its large north-south extension, Japan is very varied in terms of climate, which makes it possible to visit the archipelago throughout the year with pleasant temperatures.
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In Vietnam, temperatures increase noticeably from north to south, while the differences in seasons become much smaller.
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Sri Lanka is a dreamlike island in the Indian Ocean with paradisiacal beaches and inviting mountains.
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South Korea is located in East Asia on the southern half of the Korean Peninsula and lies in the temperate climate zone. Especially in spring and autumn it is one of the most popular travel destinations Asia.
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Myanmar is a state in Southeast Asia, which is counted to the tropical climate zone. Monsoon winds determine the climate here, which can range from extremely hot to pleasantly mild, depending on the region.
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A visit to the Sultanate of Oman is advisable between November and April. In the other months it gets almost unbearably hot.
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One of the sunniest countries on earth is the desert state of Qatar with its capital Doha. High temperatures prevail here all year round, as it is located in the subtropical climate zone with dryness and yet high humidity.
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If you want to experience Thailand, you have to like the heat. The tropical-monsoon climate provides average annual temperatures between 28 degrees in the south and 19 degrees in the far north. The seasonal variations are small.
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The Philippines are located close to the equator and have a tropical climate. Therefore, the fluctuations of temperatures and precipitation are small. There are differences in different regions.
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The world's largest island nation, Indonesia, awaits visitors with a two-season climate. Low temperature fluctuations and a warm and humid climate allow for a year-round season.
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The warm south of China is suitable for a vacation trip all year round. In cities like Beijing however, sub-zero temperatures are to be expected in the winter months.

The climatic year of Asia

Who travels to Asia, is on the continent with the largest land mass of this earth and with more than 44 million kmĀ² area almost one third of the land mass of our earth belong to this continent. But Asia is not only an independent continent, together with Europe it forms the common continent Eurasia. The continent of Asia can be divided into 5 regions, so that West Asia (Middle East), Central Asia, East Asia (Far East), South Asia (Indian Subcontinent) and Southeast Asia with their different climatic conditions can provide the traveler with a vacation destination with ideal temperatures at any time of the year.

As a traveler, you can find the most diverse landscapes in Asia, so that even steppes and deserts can become a vacation destination. For example, the Gobi Desert can be found in Mongolia, the Taklamakan Desert in China, and the Thar Desert is located in western India. If you are looking for the challenge of a mountain climb, you can conquer the 14 highest mountains in the world on the Indian subcontinent. Thereby, a trip to the Himalayas can provide one of the last great challenges, if one wants to climb Mount Everest, which with its 8848 meters is the highest mountain on this earth. Geological highlights of this continent, however, are the many volcanoes of this region. Kamchatka, the Russian peninsula, alone can offer 160 different volcanoes. Alone 28 of these volcanoes are still active today and if you travel further to the Philippines you can also find 20 active volcanoes here. Japan, China, Vietnam or the Andamans, everywhere the traveler can make these natural beauties beautiful motives of his vacation photos.

General information about Asia

Also countries like Thailand, Sri Lanka and India enjoy great popularity as a travel destination. Here the traveler will find an interesting mix of traditional cultures and modern metropolises. The natural beauty of Asia can enchant and for the art and culture fan can be found on this continent numerous attractions.

Especially a country like China can now become an interesting travel destination and once you have visited the forbidden city in Beijing you can take a look at the historical development of Chinese culture. As early as the 7th century BC, the construction of one of the most massive architectural monuments in the world began, and anyone traveling to Asia should also visit the Great Wall of China. On a length of 21,190 km come latest calculations and on the well-preserved areas of the wall you can see at any time tourists admiring this extraordinary structure. One of Asia's most beautiful buildings is the Taj Mahal, located in the state of Uttar Pradesh, which demonstrates the great skill of Indian architects. Designed as a mausoleum, one can find tombs under the crypt and millions of travelers love the Taj Mahal as a photo motif at dusk. If one wants to experience modernity in perfect combination with historical sights, then a trip to Japan is the best choice. Here the tourist can visit the Tokyo Tower and, like millions of vacationers before him, admire one of the landmarks of the metropolis of millions Tokyo and take a look at this fascinating city from the Tower. Angkor Wat, Floating Markets, Big Buddha Statue or the Khaosan Road - if you want to travel Asia, you will experience hospitable people, a culture rich in tradition and exotic culinary delights.

Tourism Asia

West Asia (Middle East)

In this region of Asia, the vacationer can find a climate that can be described as very dry. There are areas like the Negev desert or the deserts in Saudi Arabia, where in summer the temperatures can even rise up to 50 degrees. Characteristic for the region are months without rain, where between night and day are high temperature fluctuations. Thus, the vacationer can find areas that can offer hot summers as well as particularly cold winters. In addition, there are zones on the Caspian Sea and the eastern Mediterranean with subtropical climate all year round.

Central Asia

From Mongolia to Kazakhstan, the climate is dry from January to December, but there are also areas that can record desert and steppe climates. Depending on the vacation destination, temperatures can vary greatly, so that it can be up to 40 degrees plus or minus. What is noticeable, however, is usually an extreme heat, which is characterized throughout the year by the fact that in these Asian regions rain falls very rarely.

East Asia (Far East)

Just a country China can offer different climates in this region, so that the south can offer tropical monsoon climate, the northeast can present cold winter climates. If you want to experience extreme weather, you should visit Mongolia, where summers can be very hot, but the long winters starting in October offer temperatures that can even drop below 50 degrees below zero. Steppe and desert climate in central China, mild monsoon climate in the east of the country, on the other hand, Japan and Korea can even boast the usual four seasons.

South Asia (Indian Subcontinent)

If Pakistan and India offer subtropical climate, the vacationer can find here even temperatures in the summer of up to 50 degrees. On the other hand, countries like Bangladesh, Bhutan or Nepal, which have a monsoon climate, can offer a lot of rain throughout the year. The traveler will find a tropical climate in Sri Lanka and those who want to experience a white winter should spend these months in the north of Bhutan and Nepal.

Southeast Asia

Vacationers travel to humid regions with year-round precipitation when they visit Malaysia or Java, although the entire region of Southeast Asia from January to December can rather be described as humid and tropical.