The temperature of Urumqi belongs to semi arid continental climate of middle temperate zone. Urumqi has shorter spring and autumn; and longer winter and summer. Temperature difference between day and night is about 10C. The average temperature of Urumqi is 8.1℃，the annual precipitation of Urumqi is 342.9mm, annual sunshine time of Urumqi is 2500-3000 hours，and frost-free time of Urumqi is about 150-190 days.
|Urumqi Yearly Average Temperature by Month|
|Average Maximum Temperature (ºC)||-9.9||-8.1||0.4||13.6||21.7||26.7||28.2||26.9||21.2||11.6||0.5||-7.8|
|Average Minimum Temperature (ºC)||-21.8||-20.7||-11.0||1.7||8.7||13.4||15.2||13.4||8.0||0.8||-9.5||-18.7|