Local current time in Shanghai, China

Shanghai is the largest city by population of the People's Republic of China.

It is also the largest city proper by population in the world.

Time and date

Shanghai, China

UTC/ GMT* details

Standard UTC/GMT: +8 hours
Daylight Saving Time (DST): DST is not observed in Shanghai in 2017.

Sun

Today

Sunrise: 05:59
Sunset: 17:19
Transit: 11:39

Civil twilight begin 05:35 end 17:44
Nautical twilight begin 05:06 end 18:12
Astronomical twilight begin 04:38 end 18:40


Sunrise and sunset times on the following 7 days


Day Sunrise Sunset
Thu (19 Oct 2017) 06:00 17:18
Fri (20 Oct 2017) 06:00 17:17
Sat (21 Oct 2017) 06:01 17:16
Sun (22 Oct 2017) 06:02 17:15
Mon (23 Oct 2017) 06:03 17:14
Tue (24 Oct 2017) 06:03 17:13
Wed (25 Oct 2017) 06:04 17:12

Weather forecast for Shanghai

Coordinates

Latitude: 31°12' North
Longitude: 121°30' East

Daylight

saving time information

Standard time is followed year around in Shanghai.

Comment

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Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is originally referring to mean solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London. GMT and Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) can be seen equivalent when fractions of a second are not important.