Shanghai Weather in February

What's the weather like in Shanghai, China in February 2018?

The climate in Shanghai during February can be summarized as cool and reasonably dry.

February is in the winter in Shanghai and is typically the 2nd coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a cold 8°C (47°F), whilst at night 1°C (34°F) is normal.

Shanghai weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 8.1°C 46.6°F
Nightly temperature 1.1°C 34°F
Average temperature 4.6°C 40.3°F
Daily sunshine 4.5 hrs
Avg rainfall 60 mm 2.4 ins
Rainy days 12 days
Sea temperature 7°C 44.5°F
Humidity 75%
Windspeed 11.2kph 7 mph

On average February is the 5th driest month of the year in Shanghai with around 60mm 2.4 inches of rain making it a reasonably dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 12 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 4.5 hours of sunshine per day.

February temperatures in Shanghai

February rainfall

February hourly sunshine

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in February 2018.

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Shanghai weather stats

Shanghai weather statistics
Hottest month: July 31.2°C 88.2°F
Driest month: December 37mm 1.5ins
Sunniest month: August 8.3hrs
Coldest month: January 7.2°C 45°F
Wettest month: June 159mm 6.3ins
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