Chandigarh
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Chandigarh, India

A scenic view of the attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above
A scenic view of the attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above
May, the last month of the pre-monsoon summer, in Chandigarh, is a torrid month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 38.3°C (100.9°F) and an average low of 23.1°C (73.6°F).

Temperature

In Chandigarh, India, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from a tropical 34.5°C (94.1°F) in April, to a sweltering 38.3°C (100.9°F). The average low-temperature, in Chandigarh, India, is 23.1°C (73.6°F).

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 2.1 days. Throughout May, 28.4mm (1.1") of precipitation is accumulated. In Chandigarh, during the entire year, the rain falls for 49.8 days and collects up to 1058.6mm (41.7") of precipitation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Chandigarh is 13.7h.

Sunshine

April, May and October, with an average of 9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Chandigarh.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Chandigarh is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 11 transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in May in Chandigarh?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Chandigarh, India, is 38.3°C (100.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 23.1°C (73.6°F).

How much does it rain in Chandigarh in May?

In Chandigarh, India, in May, it is raining for 2.1 days, with typically 28.4mm (1.1") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Chandigarh have in May?

In Chandigarh, the average length of the day in May is 13.7h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Chandigarh?

April, May and October, with an average of 9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Chandigarh, India.

How many hours of sunshine does Chandigarh have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Chandigarh is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Chandigarh?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Chandigarh, India, is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average high temperature in May: 38.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (38.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 23.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.1°C).

Average rainfall in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall in May: 28.4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (307.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (8.5mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (12.3 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (0.8 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average daylight in May: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

Months with most sunshine are April, May and October (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are January and July (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average UV index in May: 11

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).