Kabul
Afghanistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Kabul, Afghanistan

Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, with mountains in the distance
Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, with mountains in the distance
May, the last month of the spring, in Kabul, is a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 9°C (48.2°F) and max 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature rises, from an enjoyable 19°C (66.2°F) in April, to a moderately hot 24°C (75.2°F). The average low-temperature, in Kabul, is 9°C (48.2°F).

Rainfall

In Kabul, Afghanistan, during May, the rain falls for 8 days and regularly aggregates up to 24mm (0.9") of precipitation. In Kabul, during the entire year, the rain falls for 50 days and collects up to 332mm (13.1") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Kabul, the average length of the day is 14h.

Sunshine

In Kabul, Afghanistan, the average sunshine is 10h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 11 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Kabul?

In Kabul, Afghanistan, in May, the average high-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 9°C (48.2°F).

How much does it rain in Kabul in May?

In May, in Kabul, the rain falls for 8 days. Throughout May, 24mm (0.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Kabul have in May?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Kabul?

In May, the average sunshine in Kabul is 10h.

How high is the UV index in May in Kabul?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Kabul, Afghanistan, is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average high temperature in May: 24°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (4°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (16°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-7°C).

Average rainfall in May - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall in May: 24mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (79mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average rainfall days in May: 8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (11 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June and September (1 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Kabul, 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: 10h

Months with most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in May - Kabul, Afghanistan
  • Average UV index in May: 11

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).