Mumbai
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Mumbai, India

The iconic ancient arch monument of the Gateway of Mumbai, India
The iconic ancient arch monument of the Gateway of Mumbai, India
May experiences a slight rise in the wind gust to read an average of 16.6km/h (10.3mph), signaling the approach of the monsoon winds in the upcoming weeks.
Humidity during the month rises to an average of 74%, and there is a slight increase in the cloud content in the sky. The rain falls for an average of four days during the month to fetch a mere 10.2mm (0.4") to mark the end of the dry season.
The sunshine hours per day steadies on at an average of ten, and the ocean temperatures rise to 29°C (84.2°F). Temperatures in May are scorching high averaging between 27°C (80.6°F) and 33°C (91.4°F) making it one of the hottest months of the year.

What is the temperature in May in Mumbai?

In Mumbai, in May, the average high-temperature is 33.3°C (91.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 26.3°C (79.3°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to 44.4°C (111.9°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Mumbai?

The average relative humidity in May in Mumbai, India, is 70%.

How much does it rain in Mumbai in May?

In May, the rain falls for 0.7 days. Throughout May, 12.5mm (0.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in May in Mumbai?

In Mumbai, India, the average seawater temperature in May is 29.4°C (84.9°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

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

In May, the average length of the day is 13h.

What month has the most sunshine in Mumbai?

May has the most sunshine of the year in Mumbai, India, with an average of 9.6h of sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Mumbai have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Mumbai, India, is 9.6h.

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

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Mumbai.

What is the UV index reading in May in Mumbai?

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

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is November (33.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (29.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 26.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.8°C).

Average humidity in May - Mumbai, India
  • Average humidity in May: 70%

Months with the highest relative humidity are July and August (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (67%).

Average rainfall in May - Mumbai, India
  • Average rainfall in May: 12.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (799.7mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (0.2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Mumbai, India
  • Average rainfall days in May: 0.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (23.2 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is March (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Mumbai, India
  • Average sea temperature in May: 29.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is June (30°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (24.9°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Mumbai, India
  • Average daylight in May: 13h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.6h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 9.6h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 2.4).

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

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 7).