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上海 Facts

Brief snippets of facts about Shanghai, China.

 

2009/11

Location

latitude 31°2' north

longitude 121°5' east

average height above sea level; 4 metres

 

Shanghai Weather Chart (1971-2000)
average / month jan feb mar apr may june july aug sept oct nov dec year
high °C (°F) 8.1 (47) 9.2 (49) 12.8 (55) 19.1(66) 24.1 (75) 27.6 (82) 32.4 (90) 31.3 (88) 27.2 (81) 22.6 (73) 17.0 (63) 11.1 (52) 20.2 (68)
low °C (°F) 1.1 (34) 2.2 (36) 5.6 (42) 10.9 (52) 16.1 (61) 20.8 (69) 25.9 (79) 24.9 (77) 20.6 (69) 15.1 (59) 9.0 (48) 3.0 (37) 12.9 (55)
Precipitation mm (inches) 50.6 (1.99) 56.8 (2.24) 98.8 (3.89) 89.3 (3.52) 102.3 (4.03) 169.6 (6.68) 156.3 (6.15) 157.9 (6.22) 137.3 (5.41) 62.5 (2.46) 46.2 (1.82) 37.1 (1.46) 1164.5 (45.85)
Sunshine hours 123.0 115.7 126.0 156.1 173.5 147.6 217.8 220.8 158.9 160.8 146.6 147.7 1894.5
source: China Meteorological Service

 

 

2009/10

Taxis

2009 number 42,000

 

Population

2008 Total Population 18.88 million

2008 Migrant Population 5.2 million [lived in Shanghai for more than 6 months]

2008 Immigrant Population 152,100 [lived in Shanghai for more than 6 months]

 

Area

Shanghai downtown 600 square kilometres

Shanghai total area 6,000 square kilometres