Shanghai Weather in April
Weather: April is a warm month, and the weather is changeable. The average highest and lowest temperatures are 18 °C (64 °F) and 11 °C (51 °F).
Clothing: You may need to bring layers, as the temperature may change during the day. A thin sweater should be enough, but bring also a thin coat and some summer clothes in case the temperature becomes cooler or hotter.
Things to Do
April is also a good time to see flowers bloom in the hills and parks.
See the Shanghai Peach Blossom Festival: Early April from the 1st to the 10th is a great time to see peach blossoms in Shanghai. The peach blossom festival is held at the various peach gardens in Nanhui District. Along with enjoying the hundreds of peach trees, traditional Chinese musicians play folk music and people dance. This is also a good time to buy peach products such as jam.
- One of the biggest municipal botanical gardens in China.
- Gain scientific knowledge about plants.
- The bonsai garden (Penjing, 盆景) is a highlight.
- Almost a square kilometer in size (81 hectares or .3 square miles).
Along with blooming flowers in Shanghai Arboretum, during a stroll around, see the bonsai garden and the tropical greenhouse where there are plants from the tropical areas of China. These are just two of the many many kinds of plants on display.
Shanghai Ocean Aquarium: One of the largest aquariums in China is a modern facility with aquatic creatures from five continents and a special display of habitats and animals found in China.
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Also read: Where to Travel in China in April
Shanghai Average Daily Temperatures Based on Historical Data
|Date||Average High||Average Low|
|April 1||60 °F||15.56 °C||46 °F||7.78 °C|
|April 2||61 °F||16.11 °C||46 °F||7.78 °C|
|April 3||61 °F||16.11 °C||47 °F||8.33 °C|
|April 4||61 °F||16.11 °C||47 °F||8.33 °C|
|April 5||62 °F||16.67 °C||47 °F||8.33 °C|
|April 6||62 °F||16.67 °C||48 °F||8.89 °C|
|April 7||62 °F||16.67 °C||48 °F||8.89 °C|
|April 8||63 °F||17.22 °C||48 °F||8.89 °C|
|April 9||63 °F||17.22 °C||49 °F||9.44 °C|
|April 10||63 °F||17.22 °C||49 °F||9.44 °C|
|April 11||64 °F||17.78 °C||49 °F||9.44 °C|
|April 12||64 °F||17.78 °C||50 °F||10 °C|
|April 13||64 °F||17.78 °C||50 °F||10 °C|
|April 14||65 °F||18.33 °C||50 °F||10 °C|
|April 15||65 °F||18.33 °C||51 °F||10.56 °C|
|April 16||65 °F||18.33 °C||51 °F||10.56 °C|
|April 17||66 °F||18.89 °C||51 °F||10.56 °C|
|April 18||66 °F||18.89 °C||52 °F||11.11 °C|
|April 19||66 °F||18.89 °C||52 °F||11.11 °C|
|April 20||67 °F||19.44 °C||52 °F||11.11 °C|
|April 21||67 °F||19.44 °C||53 °F||11.67 °C|
|April 22||67 °F||19.44 °C||53 °F||11.67 °C|
|April 23||68 °F||20 °C||53 °F||11.67 °C|
|April 24||68 °F||20 °C||54 °F||12.22 °C|
|April 25||68 °F||20 °C||54 °F||12.22 °C|
|April 26||69 °F||20.56 °C||54 °F||12.22 °C|
|April 27||69 °F||20.56 °C||54 °F||12.22 °C|
|April 28||69 °F||20.56 °C||55 °F||12.78 °C|
|April 29||70 °F||21.11 °C||55 °F||12.78 °C|
|April 30||70 °F||21.11 °C||55 °F||12.78 °C|
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Questions and Answers About Shanghai Weather in April
Thank you for your inquiry. I will send a quotation letter to you, please check it in your e-mail. For the transportation between Shanghai and Beijing, you could take a plane or high-speed railway. It taks about 2 and half hours and costs about CNY1300(US$178) by plane. For the high-speed railway, duration of about 5-6 hours and costs about CNY1000 for the first seat .You can click here to check flight and train information:http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-flights/ . http://www.chinahighlights.com/china-trains/Alice Cai replied on 2012-08-01
I updated this article on February 25, 2014
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