Weather in Asia

As Asia stretches almost half-way around the world, it will come as no surprise that the region hosts many climates including some of the hottest, coldest, driest and wettest spots on earth.

The coastal areas of the region however are the focus for yachting destinations and tend to have humid subtropical climates in south Japan, Shanghai and Hong Kong. Southern Asia is hot year-round on the coast and experiences a rainy season from June to October. Due to Asia’s massive expanse and huge variety of climatic conditions, data for this climate entry has been averaged to include the area encompassing the most yachting destinations; the East China Sea.

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