Herat
Afghanistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Herat, Afghanistan

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Herat, Afghanistan, with average temperature fluctuating between 28.1°C (82.6°F) and 16.8°C (62.2°F).

Temperature

In Herat, Afghanistan, the average high-temperature increases, from a pleasant 21.9°C (71.4°F) in April, to a moderately hot 28.1°C (82.6°F). In Herat, in May, the average low-temperature is 16.8°C (62.2°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 28%.

Rainfall

May is the last month it rains. During 3.5 rainfall days, Herat aggregates 5mm (0.2") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Herat, there are 50 rainfall days, and 144mm (5.67") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

April through October are months without snowfall.

Daylight

In Herat, Afghanistan, the average length of the day is 14h.

Sunshine

In Herat, the average sunshine is 12.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Herat, Afghanistan, are May through July, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Herat?

In Herat, Afghanistan, in May, the average high-temperature is 28.1°C (82.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 16.8°C (62.2°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Herat?

In May, the average relative humidity is 28%.

What is the last month it rains in Herat?

May is the last month it rains. During 3.5 rainfall days, in May, Herat aggregates 5mm (0.2") of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Herat?

In Herat, Afghanistan, snow does not fall in April through October.

How many hours of daylight does Herat have in May?

In Herat, the average length of the day in May is 14h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Herat?

In May, the average sunshine in Herat is 12.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Herat?

Months with the highest UV index are May through July, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Herat?

In Herat, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average high temperature in May: 28.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (33.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (8.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 16.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (21.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (1°C).

Average humidity in May - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average humidity in May: 28%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (51%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is July (16%).

Average rainfall in May - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall in May: 5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (32mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall days in May: 3.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (9.8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (0 days).

Average snowfall in May - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (42mm).
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average snowfall days in May - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (1.5 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average daylight in May: 14h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 12.1h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12.5h).
The month with least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 6.9h).

Average UV index in May - Herat, Afghanistan
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 3).