Bengaluru
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Bengaluru, India

May, the last month of the pre-monsoon summer, in Bengaluru, is another tropical month, with average temperature fluctuating between 33.3°C (91.9°F) and 21.5°C (70.7°F).

Temperature

In Bengaluru, the average high-temperature in May is almost the same as in April - a hot 33.3°C (91.9°F). The average low-temperature, in May, is 21.5°C (70.7°F).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 60%.

Rainfall

In Bengaluru, during May, the rain falls for 6.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 110.2mm (4.3") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Bengaluru, there are 58.5 rainfall days, and 974.5mm (38.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 12.7h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Bengaluru, India, is 7.8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Bengaluru, India, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
The average daily UV index of 12 in May transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in May in Bengaluru?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Bengaluru, India, is 33.3°C (91.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 21.5°C (70.7°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Bengaluru?

In May, the average relative humidity is 60%.

How many days does it rain in May in Bengaluru?

In Bengaluru, India, in May, during 6.9 rainfall days, 110.2mm (4.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in May in Bengaluru?

In Bengaluru, the average length of the day in May is 12.7h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Bengaluru?

In May, the average sunshine in Bengaluru, India, is 7.8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Bengaluru?

Months with the highest UV index in Bengaluru, India, are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in May in Bengaluru?

In Bengaluru, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Bengaluru, India
  • Average high temperature in May: 33.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (35.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (26.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 21.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15.3°C).

Average humidity in May - Bengaluru, India
  • Average humidity in May: 60%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (45%).

Average rainfall in May - Bengaluru, India
  • Average rainfall in May: 110.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (241mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.8mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Bengaluru, India
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (10.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.2 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bengaluru, India
  • Average daylight in May: 12.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7.8h

Months with most sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 8.8h).
The month with least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 3.6h).

Average UV index in May - Bengaluru, India
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 10).