Shanghai Weather in June

Weather: Summer heat begins to set in during June. The average temperature rises to 26 °C (79 °F), with the highest temperature reaching around 35 °C (95 °F). The rainy season also begins this month.

Clothing: In general, dress for summer weather, but bring a long-sleeve shirt for cool evenings. Come prepared for rain as the city sees a lot of rainy days this month. Sunglasses and sun cream are essential to protect yourself from the sun.

Things to Do

shanghai old streetShanghai Old Street

June marks the start of Shanghai's "furnace city" season. There are a lot of indoor attractions that will keep you cool in Shanghai.

Shop at the Jinmao Tower: This 88-story building is one of three very tall skyscrapers next to the Pudong River in the Lujiazui financial district. The building features a mall, a Hyatt Regency, and the Cloud 9 Bar at the top. Contact us to stay at the Grand Hyatt.

Shanghai Old Street: This kilometer stretch is meant for tourists. Experienced shopkeepers will see how shrewdly you can bargain for souvenirs and products that tourists like to buy. There is an ancient Shanghai atmosphere and decor. There are many restaurants where you can have a good Chinese-style gourmet meal.

Shanghai Museum: This is one of the top museums in the city. Its a history museum, and its known for the collection of ancient artifacts. You can learn about the history of the region. The museum also features an exhibit of ancient furniture and displays the arts and crafts of various minorities.

High travel month: June marks the start of the summer travel season. The city is very crowded given its popularity with both Chinese and foreign travelers. Expect large crowds at tourist attractions and using public transportation. Let us help you book flights and train tickets.

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Shanghai Average Daily Temperatures Based on Historical Data

Date Average High Average Low
June 1 77 °F 25 °C 64 °F 17.78 °C
June 2 78 °F 25.56 °C 65 °F 18.33 °C
June 3 78 °F 25.56 °C 65 °F 18.33 °C
June 4 78 °F 25.56 °C 65 °F 18.33 °C
June 5 78 °F 25.56 °C 65 °F 18.33 °C
June 6 78 °F 25.56 °C 66 °F 18.89 °C
June 7 79 °F 26.11 °C 66 °F 18.89 °C
June 8 79 °F 26.11 °C 66 °F 18.89 °C
June 9 79 °F 26.11 °C 66 °F 18.89 °C
June 10 79 °F 26.11 °C 67 °F 19.44 °C
June 11 80 °F 26.67 °C 67 °F 19.44 °C
June 12 80 °F 26.67 °C 67 °F 19.44 °C
June 13 80 °F 26.67 °C 68 °F 20 °C
June 14 80 °F 26.67 °C 68 °F 20 °C
June 15 81 °F 27.22 °C 68 °F 20 °C
June 16 81 °F 27.22 °C 68 °F 20 °C
June 17 81 °F 27.22 °C 69 °F 20.56 °C
June 18 81 °F 27.22 °C 69 °F 20.56 °C
June 19 82 °F 27.78 °C 69 °F 20.56 °C
June 20 82 °F 27.78 °C 70 °F 21.11 °C
June 21 82 °F 27.78 °C 70 °F 21.11 °C
June 22 82 °F 27.78 °C 70 °F 21.11 °C
June 23 83 °F 28.33 °C 71 °F 21.67 °C
June 24 83 °F 28.33 °C 71 °F 21.67 °C
June 25 83 °F 28.33 °C 71 °F 21.67 °C
June 26 84 °F 28.89 °C 71 °F 21.67 °C
June 27 84 °F 28.89 °C 72 °F 22.22 °C
June 28 84 °F 28.89 °C 72 °F 22.22 °C
June 29 85 °F 29.44 °C 72 °F 22.22 °C
June 30 85 °F 29.44 °C 73 °F 22.78 °C

Shanghai Climate Information by Month

Questions and Answers About Shanghai Weather in June

iza 2012-06-07
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hi.. i am Iza fm malaysia..on 16th to 30th june i will be in shanghai for a short will the weather at that yime?should i prepare a thick sweater for that time?
Hi Iza, Welcome to Shanghai! Temperature at that time in Shanghai are 24-33C. You do not need to prepare a thick sweater, a T-shirt is enough. Wish you a pleasant trip in Shanghai. If you are interested in Shanghai, you can click here to get more information Please feel free to contact me if you need tour service in China. Regards, Alice. Alice Cai replied on 2012-06-07
cathyzhou 2012-06-05
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when is the best time to visit Shanghai?
Hello cathyzhou, the best time to visit Shanghai is September and October. guest replied on 2012-06-06
bharat baweja 2012-06-04
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hiwe 4 people will reach on 12 th june morning in shanghai for visiting ITMA i.e tour managed by Orbitz tours(P) ltd and booked 5 star howard jonson on nanjing road. and they offer us indian dinner and breakfast as they said they will bring indian shef from india. i just want to know that hotel is really internatinal 5 star and can they allow to be cooked by indian shef . suggest
I think you refer to Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel Shanghai is located at No.595, Jiu Jiang Road, Shanghai. is that correct? This hotel is a 5 star but a little old. I don't think they will allow your chef to cook in hotel, you'd better contact their food and beverage department. Leon Long replied on 2012-06-05
jenny 2012-06-04
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can pkts noodles, cup of soup pkts , biscuits be taken into china please
Hi jenny, Yes, you can bring pkts noodles, cup of soup pkts and biscuits into China. According to China Customs Regulations, personal belongings will be admitted duty free, including food, two bottles of liquor and two cartons of cigarettes. You can see more information about China Customs Regulations here: We provide professional private Shanghai tour (, if your are interested in it, please do not hesitate to contact me at Doris Huang replied on 2012-06-04
Ahmad Mian Mahmood 2012-05-19
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What about hotels in shanghai
Hello Ahmad, you may find one from our website at Simon Huang replied on 2012-05-20
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