When is the best time to go to Shanghai?

When is the best time to go to Shanghai? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Shanghai are April, May, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months are July and August
  • January is the coldest month of the year
  • The rainiest months are June and July
  • The best months for swimming are July and August

For full information about the climate and weather in Shanghai a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 41°F/49°F
23%
1.6in
February 43°F/52°F
28%
1.9in
March 49°F/59°F
28%
2.1in
April 58°F/68°F
20%
1.3in
May 68°F/77°F
27%
1.9in
June 74°F/83°F
46%
5.9in
July 81°F/90°F
49%
5.5in
August 81°F/90°F
44%
4in
September 76°F/83°F
35%
4in
October 67°F/74°F
15%
1.4in
November 58°F/65°F
23%
1.4in
December 45°F/52°F
20%
1.5in

Weather and climate in Shanghai

  • In january the climate is very bad. The temperature rises to 49°F and you can expect to have 1.6in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In the month of february the climate is not good. By early evening, the temperature averages 45°F and it rains in february about 1.9in.
  • In the month of march the climate is okay. It is for example 59°F as maximum temperature in march.
  • Between april and june the climate is beautiful. In average, on the morning it is 76°F and you can expect to have 5.9in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between the months of july and august the climate is correct. At lunchtime, it's 90°F in average and it rains in august about 4in.
  • In the month of september the climate is beautiful. In average, on the morning it is 77°F and it rains about 4in each month.
  • In october the climate is perfect. By early evening, the temperature averages 67°F and it rains about 1.4in each month.
  • In the month of november the climate is beautiful. the thermometer goes up to 65°F°C and, in november, 7 days of rain are expected.
  • In december the climate is not good. In average, on the morning it is 47°F.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Shanghai

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Shanghai: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature

Humidity



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