General information about Shanghai
CountryChina
Region Shanghai 23
Population22,315,474
Visitors/year6,536,000
Time ZoneAsia/Shanghai
Cost of living in Shanghai, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $284 $627
Food $182 $300
Transportation $24 $55
Communications and utilities $36 $42
Clothing $29 $109
Sports and leisure $27 $91
Accommodation in Shanghai, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$284
Shared room in city centre$626
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$427
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$796
Coordinates of Shanghai
Time ZoneAsia/Shanghai
GMT +8
DST +8
Latitude31.222220000
Longitude121.458060000
Elevation (STRM3)12 m.

Popular places and attractions of Shanghai

The Bund (外滩) Shanghai
The Bund (外滩)
Waterfront
9.3
Jing'an Sculpture Park (静安雕塑公园) Shanghai
Jing'an Sculpture Park (静安雕塑公园)
Sculpture
9.2
West Bund Art Center Shanghai
West Bund Art Center
Art Gallery
8.9
Башня «Восточная жемчужина» (东方明珠塔) Shanghai
Башня «Восточная жемчужина» (东方明珠塔)
Building
8.4
Rating8.4 / 10 (544 reviews)
Address China, Shanghai, 1 Century Ave, 200120
NeighborhoodPootung
Phone+86 21 5879 7138
Details
M50 Creative Garden (M50创意园) Shanghai
M50 Creative Garden (M50创意园)
Art Gallery
8.5
Shanghai Tower Observation Deck Shanghai
Shanghai Tower Observation Deck
Scenic Lookout
8.5
Shanghai International Circuit (上海国际赛车场) Shanghai
Shanghai International Circuit (上海国际赛车场)
Racetrack
8.3
Jing'an Kerry Centre (静安嘉里中心) Shanghai
Jing'an Kerry Centre (静安嘉里中心)
Building
8.4
Народная площадь (人民广场) Shanghai
Народная площадь (人民广场)
Plaza
8.3
Cages (凯吉思餐厅棒球馆) Shanghai
Cages (凯吉思餐厅棒球馆)
Recreation Center
8.4
Нанкинская улица (南京路步行街) Shanghai
Нанкинская улица (南京路步行街)
Pedestrian Street/Plaza
8.2
Shanghai Concert Hall 上海音乐厅 Shanghai
Shanghai Concert Hall 上海音乐厅
Concert Hall
8.2
Mercedes-Benz Arena (梅赛德斯奔驰文化中心) Shanghai
Mercedes-Benz Arena (梅赛德斯奔驰文化中心)
Concert Hall
8.2
外滩美术馆 Rockbund Art Museum (RAM) Shanghai
外滩美术馆 Rockbund Art Museum (RAM)
Art Gallery
8.1
19叁III老场坊 1933 Shanghai Shanghai
19叁III老场坊 1933 Shanghai
Art Gallery
8.0
Sinan Mansions (思南公馆) Shanghai
Sinan Mansions (思南公馆)
Plaza
8.1
University Avenue (大学路) Shanghai
University Avenue (大学路)
Plaza
7.8
Rating7.8 / 10 (16 reviews)
Details
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Parks, gardens and green spaces in Shanghai

Shanghai Disneyland (上海迪士尼乐园) Shanghai
Shanghai Disneyland (上海迪士尼乐园)
Theme Park
8.6
Pudong Riverside Promenade Shanghai
Pudong Riverside Promenade
Park
8.9
Xuhui Riverside Park (徐汇滨江公园) Shanghai
Xuhui Riverside Park (徐汇滨江公园)
Park
8.9
Jing'an Park (静安公园) Shanghai
Jing'an Park (静安公园)
Park
8.8
Rating8.8 / 10 (145 reviews)
Address China, Shanghai, 1649 W. Nanjing Rd, 200040
NeighborhoodJìngān
Phone+86 21 6248 3238
Details
Century Park (世纪公园) Shanghai
Century Park (世纪公园)
Park
8.5
Mr. X (密室) Shanghai
Mr. X (密室)
Theme Park
8.5
Yu Garden (豫园) Shanghai
Yu Garden (豫园)
Garden
8.4
Fuxing Park (复兴公园) Shanghai
Fuxing Park (复兴公园)
Park
8.2
Xujiahui Park (徐家汇公园) Shanghai
Xujiahui Park (徐家汇公园)
Park
8.3
Lujiazui Central Green Space (陆家嘴中心绿地) Shanghai
Lujiazui Central Green Space (陆家嘴中心绿地)
Park
8.2
People's Park (人民公园) Shanghai
People's Park (人民公园)
Park
8.0
Zhongshan Park (中山公园) Shanghai
Zhongshan Park (中山公园)
Park
8.0
Rating8.0 / 10 (81 reviews)
Phone+86 21 6252 5225
Details
Huashan Park (华山绿地) Shanghai
Huashan Park (华山绿地)
Park
7.9
Changfeng Park (长风公园) Shanghai
Changfeng Park (长风公园)
Park
7.5
Shanghai Botanical Garden (上海植物园) Shanghai
Shanghai Botanical Garden (上海植物园)
Garden
7.5
Lu Xun Park (鲁迅公园) Shanghai
Lu Xun Park (鲁迅公园)
Park
7.4
Chenshan Botanical Garden (上海辰山植物园) Shanghai
Chenshan Botanical Garden (上海辰山植物园)
Botanical Garden
7.9
Gonqing National Forest Park (共青森林公园) Shanghai
Gonqing National Forest Park (共青森林公园)
Park
7.4
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Cost of living and prices in Shanghai

Restaurants

Meal Inexpensive Restaurant 1 pers. 3.8 USD
Meal Mid-range Restaurant 2 pers. 23.6 USD
Meal McMeal at McDonalds 1 pc. 3.5 USD
Drinks Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 1.8 USD
Drinks Imported Beer 0.33 liters 3.4 USD
Drinks Coke/Pepsi 0.33 liters 0.4 USD
Drinks Water 0.33 liters 0.3 USD
Drinks Cappuccino Portion 3.3 USD

Markets

Food Water 1.5 liters 0.5 USD
Food Loaf Bread 500 g. 1.6 USD
Food Eggs 12 pc. 1.7 USD
Food Milk 1 liter 2.1 USD
Food Onion 1 kg. 1.0 USD
Food Lettuce 1 head 0.9 USD
Food Rice white 1 kg. 0.7 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Food Potato 1 kg. 0.9 USD
Food Cheese Local 1 kg. 18.7 USD
Meat Chicken Breasts 1 kg. 3.4 USD
Fruits Apples 1 kg. 1.6 USD
Fruits Banana 1 kg. 1.2 USD
Fruits Oranges 1 kg. 1.3 USD
Alcohol Wine, Mid-Range 1 bottle 9.4 USD
Alcohol Domestic Beer 0.5 liters 0.8 USD
Alcohol Imported Beer 0.33 liters 2.3 USD
Cigarettes Marlboro 1 pack 2.4 USD

Transportation

Public transport| One-way 1 ticket 0.5 USD
Public transport| Monthly Pass 1 month 23.6 USD
Taxi Taxi Start Start 1.7 USD
Taxi Normal Tariff 1 km 0.3 USD
Taxi Waiting 1 hour 3.5 USD
Fuel Gasoline 1 liter 0.7 USD
Automobile Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline 1 pc. 18,303.4 USD

Entertainment

Sport Fitness Club Fee 1 month 36.8 USD
Sport Tennis Court Rent 1 hour 10.3 USD
Rest Cinema, International Release 1 seat 8.3 USD

Goods

Clothing Jeans, Levis 501 1 Pair 73.9 USD
Clothing Summer Dress in Zara, H&M 1 pc. 34.8 USD
Shoes Nike Running Shoes 1 pair 82.4 USD
Shoes Men Leather Business Shoes 1 pair 99.3 USD

Accommodation

Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 bedroom 796.6 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 bedroom 428.0 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment in City Centre 3 bedrooms 1,899.2 USD
Rent Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 3 bedrooms 861.5 USD
Utilities Electricity, Heating... for 85m2 1 month 44.5 USD
Communication Mobile Calls 1 min. 0.0 USD
Communication Unlimited Internet 1 month 14.8 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment in City Centre 1 sq. meter 9,860.2 USD
Buy Apartment Apartment Outside of Centre 1 sq. meter 4,349.5 USD
Salary Disposable Salary 1 month 1,134.9 USD
Mortgage Interest Rate 1 year 4.1 %
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Weather, climate, temperature by months in Shanghai

SeasonAutumnWinterSpringSummer
MonthSepOctNovDecJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugyear
Average high°C272316107813192427323220
Average temperature°C2317116348141923272715
Average low°C19147201491519242412
FogDays242525262522252325252220287
ThunderstormsDays20000011125416
Average precipitationMm.134685237496086931021731451441143
Relative humidity%80777674747676777882818078
Wind speedKm/h99991291212129121211
Day LengthHours13121111111212131415141413
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Location on map - Shanghai

Location on map - Shanghai

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