Madurai
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Madurai, India

May, the last month of the pre-monsoon summer, in Madurai, is another very hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 26.1°C (79°F) and an average high of 37.7°C (99.9°F).

Temperature

With an average high-temperature of 37.7°C (99.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 26.1°C (79°F), May is the warmest month.

Rainfall

In May, in Madurai, India, the rain falls for 4.4 days. Throughout May, 72.6mm (2.9") of precipitation is accumulated. In Madurai, during the entire year, the rain falls for 45.2 days and collects up to 838.1mm (33") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Madurai, the average length of the day is 12.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Madurai is 7h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
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. 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. 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 warmest month in Madurai?

The warmest month in Madurai is May, with an average high-temperature of 37.7°C (99.9°F) and an average low-temperature of 26.1°C (79°F).

What is the temperature in May in Madurai?

In May, the average high-temperature is 37.7°C (99.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 26.1°C (79°F).

How much does it rain in Madurai in May?

In Madurai, in May, it is raining for 4.4 days, with typically 72.6mm (2.9") of accumulated precipitation.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Madurai is 12.6h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Madurai?

In Madurai, the average sunshine in May is 7h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Madurai?

In Madurai, India, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Madurai, India
  • Average high temperature in May: 37.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (37.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (29.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 26.1°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (26.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (20.1°C).

Average rainfall in May - Madurai, India
  • Average rainfall in May: 72.6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (159.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (7.4mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Madurai, India
  • Average rainfall days in May: 4.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (8.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (0.9 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Madurai, India
  • Average daylight in May: 12.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

Months with most sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in May - Madurai, 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 November and December (UV index 10).