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World Resorts China Shanghai Weather May Weather in Shanghai

Shanghai Weather: May

Average Day Temperature: 80.5°F
Average Night Temperature: 68.2°F
Sea Water Temperature: 70.4°F
Number of Sunny Days: 14 days
Sunshine Hours: 13.4 - 14.0 hours
Number of Rainy Days: 5 days
Precipitation Totals: 3.2 in

Air Temperature in May, °F

Select Year: 2021 2020 2019

The highest day temperature in May 2021 was 97°F. The lowest night temperature was 61°F. The average values for day and night temperatures during May were 81.0°F и 70.1°F respectivly.

Shanghai Water Sea Temperature in May, °F

Select Year: 2021 2020 2019

The average sea surface temperature in May 2021 for Shanghai was 71.7°F. The maximum and minimum values were 65.6°F and 75.6°F respectively.

Sunny, Cloudy and Gloomy days

Most of the days in May are sunny but you can also expect cloudy and gloomy days.

Precipitation Totals in May, in

Precipitation total in May for Shanghai is 3.2 in.

Wind Speed in May, mph

The average wind speed in May is 9.6 mph. This value is relatively stable throughout the year.

Average Sunny Hours Per Day

We are using day length and cloud cover information for each day of the month to calculate averages for this chart. Average sunny hours for Shanghai in May is 8.3 hours.

Best Time to Visit Shanghai
The most sunny months:
October 15 days
December 15 days
January 14 days
The most warm months:
August 93.9 °F
July 93.5 °F
September 86.0 °F
Warmest sea temperature:
August 87.9 °F
July 85.4 °F
September 83.0 °F
The most cold months:
January 48.2 °F
February 51.1 °F
December 52.8 °F
The most rainy months:
June 9 days
July 9 days
August 8 days
The most windy months:
April 9 mph
February 9 mph
May 9 mph

Shanghai on the Weather Map

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Nantong +58
Ningbo +62
Qinhuangdao +48
Quingdao +48
Shanghai +62
Suzhou +60
Tianjin +50
Xiamen +74
Yantai +46
24 Hours Weather Forecast
Local time: 15:43
03 dec, friday
1800 62°F
6 mph
2100 52°F
4 mph
04 dec, saturday
0000 50°F
4 mph
0300 48°F
3 mph
0600 48°F
2 mph
0900 52°F
2 mph
1200 64°F
1 mph
1500 66°F
3 mph