Quanzhou has four distinct seasons. Its moderate temperature ranges from 0 to 38 degree Celsius.
In summer there are typhoons that bring rain and some damage to the city.
Autumn is very cool and somewhat humid.
Winter is cold.
Quanzhou Port was one of the most prosperous port in Tang Dynasty while now still an important one for exporting. Quanzhou is also connected by major roads from Fuzhou to the north and Xiamen to the south.
Jinjiang Domestic Airport is Quanzhou region's airport, served by passenger flights within Fujian province and other destinations throughout the country.
Qing Yuan mountain
The tallest hill within the city limits, which hosts a great view of West lake.
East Lake Park
Located in the city center. It is home to a small zoo.