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.
Shanghai June Weather Data Graphs
Best Things to Do in Shanghai in June
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 Jinmao Tower 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.
Stroll along 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. See more about Shanghai Old Street.
Visit Shanghai Museum
Shanghai Museum 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.
Visiting Shanghai in June: Important Travel Tips and Popular Tours
June is in the shoulder season.
June is not very busy. But the city is crowded around the Dragon Boat Festival which falls in June. Expect large crowds at tourist attractions and using public transportation. Let us help you book flights and rooms.
Recommended Shanghai Tours
- 2-Day Charming Shanghai and Watertown Tour: Admire the ultimate view of the Bund's skyline and explore a peaceful watertown.
- 4-Day Shanghai and Suzhou with Watertown Culture Tour - taking you to visit a unique water town and see the essence of Shanghai and Suzhou
See more Shanghai tours. Our tours are developed through years of experience and customer feedback, reasonably priced, and can be customized to your requirements. You may also want to read "How to plan a day trip in Shanghai".