Dharamshala
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Dharamshala, India

The last month of the pre-monsoon summer, May, is a tropical month in Dharamshala, India, with temperature in the range of an average high of 30.5°C (86.9°F) and an average low of 20.1°C (68.2°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderately hot 26.2°C (79.2°F) in April, to a tropical 30.5°C (86.9°F). In Dharamshala, India, in May, the average low-temperature is 20.1°C (68.2°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Dharamshala, the rain falls for 4.6 days. Throughout May, 59.1mm (2.3") of precipitation is accumulated. In Dharamshala, India, during the entire year, the rain falls for 99.4 days and collects up to 3035.1mm (119.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Dharamshala is 13.8h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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 Dharamshala?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 30.5°C (86.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 20.1°C (68.2°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Dharamshala?

In Dharamshala, in May, during 4.6 rainfall days, 59.1mm (2.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Dharamshala have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Dharamshala is 13.8h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Dharamshala?

Months with the most sunshine in Dharamshala are May, June and October, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Dharamshala?

In May, the average sunshine is 9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Dharamshala?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Dharamshala, India.

How high is the UV index in May in Dharamshala?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Dharamshala, India, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Dharamshala, India
  • Average high temperature in May: 30.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (31.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (14.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 20.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (21.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (5.9°C).

Average rainfall in May - Dharamshala, India
  • Average rainfall in May: 59.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (959.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (16.7mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Dharamshala, India
  • Average rainfall days in May: 4.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (22.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (1.2 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Dharamshala, India
  • Average daylight in May: 13.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

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

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

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 3).