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Shanghai vs Abu Dhabi Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Shanghai, China and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates is approximately 6,516 km or 4,049 mi.
  • To reach Shanghai in this distance one would set out from Abu Dhabi bearing 67.1° or ENE and follow the great circles arc to approach Shanghai bearing 101.3° or ESE .
  • Shanghai has a humid subtropical climate (Cfa) whereas Abu Dhabi has a subtropical hot desert climate (BWh).
  • Shanghai is in or near the warm temperate moist forest biome whereas Abu Dhabi is in or near the subtropical desert biome.
  • The mean temperature is 10.9 °C (19.6°F) cooler.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 7.6 °C (13.7°F) more in Shanghai. The continentality subtype is subcontinental as opposed to truly oceanic.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 1022.1 mm (40.2 in) more which is equivalent to 1022.1 l/m² (25.08 US gal/ft²) or 10,221,000 l/ha (1,092,693 US gal/ac) more. About 12 1/2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 6.7° lower in Shanghai than in Abu Dhabi.
  • Relative humidity levels are 19% higher.
  • The mean dew point temperature is 6.1°C (11°F) lower.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Shanghai relative to Abu Dhabi. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Abu Dhabi vs Shanghai.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) -14 (-26) -14 (-26) -14 (-24) -12 (-21) -11 (-20) -9 (-16) -7 (-12) -7 (-12) -9 (-15) -10 (-18) -12 (-21) -14 (-25) -11 (-20)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +35 (+1) +17 (+1) +56 (+2) +95 (+4) +115 (+5) +152 (+6) +128 (+5) +133 (+5) +156 (+6) +61 (+2) +49 (+2) +26 (+1) +1022 (+40)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day -0h 27' -0h 16' -0h 03' +0h 11' +0h 24' +0h 30' +0h 27' +0h 16' +0h 02' -0h 11' -0h 24' -0h 30'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) -6.8 -6.8 -6.9 -6.8 -6.8 -6.7 -6.6 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7 -6.7   -6.7
relative humidity iconRelative Humidity (%) +9 +12 +17 +23 +28 +27 +28 +26 +22 +16 +12 +9   +19.1
dewpoint temperature iconAverage Dew Point Temperature °C & (°F) -11.9 (-21) -11.4 (-21) -9.3 (-17) -6 (-11) -3.7 (-7) -2 (-4) +0.5 (+1) -0.2 (0) -3.2 (-6) -6.1 (-11) -8.6 (-15) -11.4 (-21) -6.1 (-11)

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