Weather forecast and temperature for today
Shanghai, China

Weather forecast and temperature for today - Friday, 12. Aug

Heavy Thunderstorms
05:17

18:40
CST
Heavy Thunderstorms
39°C / 29°C
  • Wind: 13km/h S
  • Humidity: 53%
  • Precip. probability: 76%
  • Precipitation: 17mm
  • UV index: 8
Today, on Friday, August 12, severe thunderstorms are anticipated.
The likelihood of rain is high, and precipitation will be moderate.The maximum predicted temperature is a torrid 39°C (102.2°F), while the minimum temperature will be a warm 29°C (84.2°F).
The maximum heat index, which combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to be a burning-hot 54°C (129.2°F). Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Sunrise was at 05:17 and sunset will be at 18:40; the daylight will last for 13h and 23min.

Current condition and temperature - Shanghai, China

Fair
06:57 CST
Fair
  • 32°C
  • Feels like: 42°C
  • Wind: 11km/h SSE
  • Humidity: 75%
  • Dewpoint: 27°C
  • Pressure: 1006.1mbar
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 9.66km
  • UV index: 1
At the moment, the sky is mostly clear.
The temperature is a hot 32°C (89.6°F), while the felt air temperature, which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is appraised at a blistering 42°C (107.6°F).

FAQ

What is the temperature in Shanghai now?

The temperature at 06:57 in Shanghai is 32°C (89.6°F). Feels-like temperature is 42°C (107.6°F).

What is the weather forecast for Shanghai for today?

Today, on Friday, August 12, rainy weather and severe thunderstorms are forecasted.

Will it rain today in Shanghai?

Moderate precipitation of 17mm (0.67") is forecasted in Shanghai. The chance of rainfall is 76%.

What will be the maximum temperature in Shanghai today?

Today, the maximum temperature will be 39°C (102.2°F), while the minimum temperature will be 29°C (84.2°F). The maximum heat index, which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is computed to be 54°C (129.2°F).

When is the sunrise / sunset today in Shanghai?

On Friday, in Shanghai, sunrise was at 05:17 and sunset will be at 18:40 (CST).

How long is the day today in Shanghai?

In Shanghai, today, there will be 13h and 23min of daylight.

Hourly weather forecast and temperature - Shanghai, China

7h
  • 32°C
  • Feels like:
    42°C
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: 10km/h S
  • Pressure: 1006mbar
  • Humidity: 74%
  • Precip. probability: 2%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
8h
  • 33°C
  • Feels like:
    43°C
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: 10km/h SSW
  • Pressure: 1007mbar
  • Humidity: 67%
  • Precip. probability: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
9h
  • 35°C
  • Feels like:
    45°C
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: 10km/h SSW
  • Pressure: 1006mbar
  • Humidity: 59%
  • Precip. probability: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
10h
  • 36°C
  • Feels like:
    46°C
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
  • Wind: 8km/h SSW
  • Pressure: 1006mbar
  • Humidity: 53%
  • Precip. probability: 2%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
11h
  • 38°C
  • Feels like:
    47°C
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
  • Wind: 7km/h SSW
  • Pressure: 1006mbar
  • Humidity: 47%
  • Precip. probability: 11%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
12h
  • 39°C
  • Feels like:
    49°C
Heavy Thunderstorms
Heavy Thunderstorms
  • Wind: 8km/h SSW
  • Pressure: 1006mbar
  • Humidity: 45%
  • Precip. probability: 62%
  • Precipitation: 9mm
  • Visibility: 16km
13h
  • 39°C
  • Feels like:
    49°C
Thunderstorms
Thunderstorms
  • Wind: 9km/h S
  • Pressure: 1005mbar
  • Humidity: 44%
  • Precip. probability: 76%
  • Precipitation: 8mm
  • Visibility: 1km
14h
  • 39°C
  • Feels like:
    48°C
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
  • Wind: 9km/h S
  • Pressure: 1005mbar
  • Humidity: 45%
  • Precip. probability: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
15h
  • 38°C
  • Feels like:
    47°C
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
  • Wind: 10km/h SSE
  • Pressure: 1004mbar
  • Humidity: 46%
  • Precip. probability: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
16h
  • 37°C
  • Feels like:
    45°C
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
  • Wind: 12km/h SE
  • Pressure: 1004mbar
  • Humidity: 47%
  • Precip. probability: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
17h
  • 36°C
  • Feels like:
    44°C
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
  • Wind: 12km/h SSE
  • Pressure: 1004mbar
  • Humidity: 50%
  • Precip. probability: 22%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
18h
  • 34°C
  • Feels like:
    42°C
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: 13km/h SE
  • Pressure: 1004mbar
  • Humidity: 56%
  • Precip. probability: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
Sunset: 18:40
19h
  • 33°C
  • Feels like:
    40°C
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: 13km/h SE
  • Pressure: 1005mbar
  • Humidity: 62%
  • Precip. probability: 16%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
20h
  • 32°C
  • Feels like:
    39°C
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: 13km/h SE
  • Pressure: 1005mbar
  • Humidity: 65%
  • Precip. probability: 2%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
21h
  • 32°C
  • Feels like:
    40°C
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: 13km/h SSE
  • Pressure: 1005mbar
  • Humidity: 69%
  • Precip. probability: 3%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
22h
  • 31°C
  • Feels like:
    39°C
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: 12km/h SSE
  • Pressure: 1005mbar
  • Humidity: 72%
  • Precip. probability: 4%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
23h
  • 31°C
  • Feels like:
    39°C
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: 12km/h SSE
  • Pressure: 1005mbar
  • Humidity: 73%
  • Precip. probability: 15%
  • Precipitation: 0mm
  • Visibility: 16km
Today, primarily cloudy and occasionally stormy weather is forecasted.
The temperature will vary between the lowest temperature of 31°C (87.8°F) and the highest temperature of 39°C (102.2°F). The feels-like temperature will be between the highest temperature of 49°C (120.2°F) and the lowest temperature of 39°C (102.2°F).

Shanghai, China

Shanghai is one of the four metropolitan regions that are under the administration of The People's Republic of China. It is the largest city and the most populated city in China. It has continuously remained one of the most prominent financial regions in the world, as well as a transport hub and one of the busiest ports.
The attractiveness of Shanghai rises from the Bund, a beautiful promenade complete with a scenic waterfront, with rows and rows of buildings from the ancient times. Standing across the Huangpu River, visitors take in the beauty of Pudong District with its stunning modern skyscape. The Shanghai Tower stands 632 meters tall, the Oriental Pearl TV Tower stuns with its amazing architectural designs, and they both make the best view over the cityscape of Shanghai. The Yu Garden is another beautiful spot, loaded with towers, pavilions, and ponds, all set in the traditional theme.
The ultimate shopping experience is obtained at the stall and stores sprawled along the city's Nanjing Road. The road leads on to the brightly lit People's Square, a vast area that is full of traditional Chinese artwork, crafts, and other exhibitions. The French Concession, placed along tree-lined streets, was home to the French in the period between 1849 and 1943 and now feature art galleries, trendy boutiques, cafes, and bars among other entertainment spots. A visit to the Longhua Temple unveils a massive encompassing of the elaborate outline of the Song dynasty Pagoda.
Visitors partake of the local delicacies like the steamed dumplings, also called xiaolongbao and the delicious crabs and chicken.

When to visit Shanghai

During summer, between June and September, Shanghai receives more tourists than ever, since the weather is quite warm, humid and moderately rainy. During spring, between March and May, and the fall, between October and November, the weather remains generally mild. During winter, between December and February, Shanghai is cold, and not much is experienced.
One of the key festivities in Shanghai is the Chinese New Year celebration, happening on varying dates in January and February. On varying dates in September and October, the locals join in the festivities of the colorful autumn Moon Festival. The National Day of China is marked in October, when most businesses may close down to allow for the full celebrations.
  • en: Shanghai, China
  • es: Shanghái, China
  • sr: Šangaj, Kina
  • zh: 上海市, 中国
  • Latitude: 31.230416°
  • Longitude: 121.473701°
  • Elevation: 16 m
  • Current time: 06:57 CST
  • Sunrise: 05:17 CST
  • Sunset: 18:40 CST
  • Timezone: Asia/Shanghai
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Useful resources

  • Shanghai
  • Shanghai @ Wikipedia
  • Yu Garden - a 5-acre garden built in 1577 that features Ming dynasty pavilions, ponds, rockeries, and arched bridges.
  • Oriental Pearl TV Tower - futuristic TV tower (468-meters tall) offering city vistas, a history museum, and revolving restaurant.
  • Shanghai World Financial Center - one of the world's tallest skyscrapers, with 101 floors, an elevated hotel, views, shops, and eateries.
  • Shanghai Museum - a huge, free museum with extensive displays including bronze and jade artifacts, sculptures and paintings.
  • Jade Buddha Temple - active Buddhist temple known for its large, ornate jade Buddha sculptures.
  • City God Temple of Shanghai - in a bustling shopping district, this large, restored temple complex dates back to the 15th century.
  • Shanghai Science and Technology Museum - a modern museum focusing on technology, with educational programs, multimedia exhibits, and theaters.

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