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 average temperature fluctuating between 30.5°C (86.9°F) and 20.1°C (68.2°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Dharamshala, it is raining for 4.6 days, with typically 59.1mm (2.3") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Dharamshala, there are 99.4 rainfall days, and 3035.1mm (119.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Dharamshala, the average length of the day in May 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 excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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?

In Dharamshala, India, in May, the average high-temperature is 30.5°C (86.9°F), and 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.

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

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

What is the month with the most sunshine in Dharamshala?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Dharamshala?

In Dharamshala, India, the average sunshine in May is 9h.

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

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Dharamshala?

In Dharamshala, India, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
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).