Weather in Shanghai in May 2019

  • 23°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Shanghai23
    23°C max day temperature
  • 6 hours of sunshine per day (41% of daylight hours) in May in Shanghai6
    6 hours of sunshine per day
  • 15 days with some rainfall in May in Shanghai15
    15 days with some rainfall
  • 16°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Shanghai16
    16°C min night temperature
  • 14 hours of daylight per day in May in Shanghai14
    14 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in May in Shanghai0
    No heat & humidity
  • 115 mm monthly rainfall in May in Shanghai115
    115 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in May in Shanghai10
    10 (Very High) UV index
  • 18°C sea temperature in May in Shanghai18
    18°C sea temperature

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Expect 23°C daytime maximum temperatures in the shade with on average 6 hours of sunshine per day in Shanghai in May. Check more long-term weather averages for Shanghai in May before you book your next holiday to China in 2019.

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Guide to Shanghai weather in May

The average maximum daytime temperature in Shanghai in May is a warm 23°C (73°F). The average night-time temperature is usually a comfortable 16°C (61°F). There are usually 6 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 41% of the 14 hours of daylight.

Expect 115mm (4.5 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 15 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be very high (10 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear.

The average sea temperature in and around Shanghai in May is 18°C (64°F).

Shanghai sunrise & sunset times for May 2019

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Shanghai in May 2019. 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 May 2019 05:10 18:33
Thursday, 2nd May 2019 05:09 18:34
Friday, 3rd May 2019 05:08 18:34
Saturday, 4th May 2019 05:07 18:35
Sunday, 5th May 2019 05:06 18:36
Monday, 6th May 2019 05:06 18:36
Tuesday, 7th May 2019 05:05 18:37
Wednesday, 8th May 2019 05:04 18:38
Thursday, 9th May 2019 05:03 18:38
Friday, 10th May 2019 05:02 18:39
Saturday, 11th May 2019 05:02 18:40
Sunday, 12th May 2019 05:01 18:40
Monday, 13th May 2019 05:00 18:41
Tuesday, 14th May 2019 04:59 18:42
Wednesday, 15th May 2019 04:59 18:43
Thursday, 16th May 2019 04:58 18:43
Friday, 17th May 2019 04:58 18:44
Saturday, 18th May 2019 04:57 18:45
Sunday, 19th May 2019 04:56 18:45
Monday, 20th May 2019 04:56 18:46
Tuesday, 21st May 2019 04:55 18:46
Wednesday, 22nd May 2019 04:55 18:47
Thursday, 23rd May 2019 04:54 18:48
Friday, 24th May 2019 04:54 18:48
Saturday, 25th May 2019 04:53 18:49
Sunday, 26th May 2019 04:53 18:50
Monday, 27th May 2019 04:52 18:50
Tuesday, 28th May 2019 04:52 18:51
Wednesday, 29th May 2019 04:52 18:51
Thursday, 30th May 2019 04:51 18:52
Friday, 31st May 2019 04:51 18:53
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