Shanghai weather in January 2020

  • 7°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Shanghai7
    7°C max day temperature
  • 4 hours of sunshine per day
  • 11 days with some rainfall in January in Shanghai11
    11 days with some rainfall
  • 0°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Shanghai0
    0°C min night temperature
  • 10 hours of daylight per day in January in Shanghai10
    10 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in January in Shanghai0
    No heat & humidity
  • 43 mm monthly rainfall in January in Shanghai43
    43 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 4 (Moderate) in January in Shanghai4
    4 (Moderate) UV index
  • 7°C sea temperature in January in Shanghai7
    7°C sea temperature
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The January weather guide for Shanghai, China shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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Guide to Shanghai weather in January

The average maximum daytime temperature in Shanghai in January is a cold 7°C (45°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a cold 0°C (32°F). There are usually 4 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 42% of the 10 hours of daylight.

Expect 43mm (1.7 inches) of rainfall across the whole of January with 11 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be moderate (4 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Shanghai in January is 7°C (45°F).

Shanghai sunrise & sunset times for January 2020

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Shanghai in January 2020. Select a month to view Shanghai sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Wednesday, 1st January 2020 06:53 17:02
Thursday, 16th January 2020 06:53 17:14
Friday, 31st January 2020 06:48 17:28
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