CHINA


Vaccinations and Travel Tips
With over 220 travel clinics nationwide, Passport Health is your local leading provider of travel vaccinations and medications. Prepare your health for travel, visit us before you go.


Through the years China has maintained its position as a leading world power in commerce, technology, medicine and travel. China’s expanding culture and abundant heritage have provided a way for the nation to balance crowded, noisy cities with eclectic rural areas hosting beautiful countryside retreats, allowing visitors from neighboring countries, international businesspeople, and tourists from all over the globe to experience the best of both worlds. As the world’s fourth-largest country, China has endless sights to see whether you are visiting the countryside or cities. As you get acquainted with both traditional and progressive China, you’ll be sure to experience a memorable list of firsts.


What shots do I need for China?

Is Recommended/Required
May Be Recommended/Required
VaccineRecommendedRequired
Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B
Japanese Encephalitis
Polio
Rabies
Typhoid
Yellow Fever
Consult With Your Passport Health Travel Medicine Expert for Personalized Recommendations!
Many Vaccines are Recommended if you are not up-to-date with routine shots, such as measles/mumps/rubella (MMR) vaccine, diphtheria/pertussis/tetanus (DPT) vaccine, poliovirus vaccine, etc. All vaccination recommendations and other health-related information provided on this website are general in nature. Your exact immunization and medication needs will vary depending on a variety of factors including your personal medical history, vaccination history, current outbreaks and other health risks in your destination country, and the particulars of your travel itinerary. The information on these pages is not intended to replace a visit with your Passport Health Travel Medicine Specialist. Passport Health's clinical staff receive daily updates from multiple, vetted sources to help enable them to provide current, tailored vaccination and health recommendations based on the particular components of your trip.

Yellow Fever Vaccination requirements vary based upon the regulations of your destination country. However, it is important to remember that, regardless of your country of origin, if there is a sudden Yellow Fever outbreak or if you have passed through an endemic area during your travels, documented proof of the vaccine may be required to cross a country's borders.

China Climate Information

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Min Avg Temp15°F
-9°C
21°F
-6°C
32°F
0°C
44°F
7°C
55°F
13°C
64°F
18°C
71°F
22°C
69°F
21°C
57°F
14°C
44°F
7°C
30°F
-1°C
19°F
-7°C
Max Avg Temp33°F
1°C
42°F
6°C
53°F
12°C
69°F
21°C
80°F
27°C
87°F
31°C
89°F
32°C
86°F
30°C
78°F
26°C
66°F
19°C
50°F
10°C
39°F
4°C
Humidity38%45%48%43%45%56%75%78%68%65%57%50%
Avg Days of Rain22235815118212
Average temperatures in China may vary depending on the region of your stay, so be sure to consider each area you plan to visit and pack clothing and skin and eye protectants that will adequately shield you from the effects of both regular and hazardous weather conditions.