Varkkallai
India
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Varkkallai, India

May, the last month of the pre-monsoon summer, in Varkkallai, is another hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 32°C (89.6°F) and an average low of 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

In Varkkallai, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - a still hot 32°C (89.6°F). The average low-temperature, in Varkkallai, is 25°C (77°F).

Rainfall

In Varkkallai, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 246mm (9.7") of accumulated precipitation. In Varkkallai, during the entire year, the rain falls for 108 days and collects up to 2348mm (92.4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Varkkallai is 29.8°C (85.6°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Varkkallai, the average length of the day is 12.5h.

Sunshine

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

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in May in Varkkallai?

In Varkkallai, India, in May, the average high-temperature is 32°C (89.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How much does it rain in Varkkallai in May?

In Varkkallai, in May, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 246mm (9.7") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in May in Varkkallai?

In May, the average sea temperature is 29.8°C (85.6°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

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

The average length of the day in May in Varkkallai is 12.5h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Varkkallai?

The average sunshine in May is 7h.

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

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Varkkallai, India.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Varkkallai?

In Varkkallai, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Varkkallai, India
  • Average high temperature in May: 32°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 25°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April and May (25°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22°C).

Average rainfall in May - Varkkallai, India
  • Average rainfall in May: 246mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (441mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (20mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Varkkallai, India
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (1 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Varkkallai, India
  • Average sea temperature in May: 29.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (26.9°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Varkkallai, India
  • Average daylight in May: 12.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

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

Average UV index in May - Varkkallai, 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).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).