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Map: HK Map
Climate: In Hong Kong, June to July are hot and humid with occasional showers, thunderstorms and typhoons. The average low and high temperatures are 27 °C (81 °F) and 31 °C (88 °F). Afternoon temperatures often exceed 31 °C whereas at night, temperatures generally remain around 26 °C with high humidity. For the weather forecast, visit the website of Hong Kong Observatory. [QR code]
Time Zone: GMT +8 hours
Voltage & Plug Type: 220 volts AC, 50Hz. UK-style plug (Type G)
Currency: The legal tender is the Hong Kong dollar (HKD). The exchange rate is US$ 1 ≈ HK$ 7.8. There are money exchanges in the airport and downtown. Credit cards are accepted in many shops, restaurants, supermarkets, hotels. Methods of payments can be found at here.
Visas: Unlike travelling to Mainland China, travelling to Hong Kong for visits of less than three months is visa-free for most nationalities. Separate entry permit is required for travel from Hong Kong to Mainland China and/or to Macau. Please click here to view the visa requirements from the Immigration Department.
Prepaid SIM Card: Some prepaid SIM card can make local calls, international calls and provide mobile data service. You can buy the SIM card at any shops of Telecommunication provider or convinced stores.