May weather forecast
Chongqing, China

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Chongqing, is another warm month, with an average temperature varying between 27.9°C (82.2°F) and 19.5°C (67.1°F).

Temperature

In Chongqing, the average high-temperature in May is practically the same as in April - a still warm 27.9°C (82.2°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 19.5°C (67.1°F).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is computed to be a hot 30°C (86°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'real feel', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, clothing, metabolic differences, and wind affect individual temperature impact. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In Chongqing, China, the average relative humidity in May is 66%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 16.8 days. Throughout May, 73mm (2.87") of precipitation is accumulated. In Chongqing, during the entire year, the rain falls for 153.3 days and collects up to 571mm (22.48") of precipitation.

Snowfall

February through November are months without snowfall in Chongqing.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May in Chongqing is 13h and 38min.
On the first day of May in Chongqing, sunrise is at 06:11 and sunset at 19:30. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:54 and sunset at 19:48 CST.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 7.2h.

UV index

In Chongqing, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
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 the 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Chongqing?

In May, in Chongqing, the average high-temperature is 27.9°C (82.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.5°C (67.1°F). in May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is computed to be 30°C (86°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Chongqing?

In Chongqing, China, the average relative humidity in May is 66%.

How much does it rain in Chongqing in May?

In May, the rain falls for 16.8 days. Throughout May, 73mm (2.87") of precipitation is accumulated.

When it does not snow in Chongqing?

In Chongqing, China, snow does not fall in February through November.

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

In Chongqing, the average day length in May is 13h and 38min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in Chongqing?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:11 and sunset at 19:30. On the last day of the month, in Chongqing, sunrise is at 05:54 and sunset at 19:48 CST.

How many hours of sunshine does Chongqing have in May?

The average sunshine duration in May in Chongqing, China, is 7.2h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Chongqing?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Chongqing, China, is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Chongqing, China

Average temperature in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average high temperature in May: 27.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (34.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (12.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 19.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (25.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (6.3°C).

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Average pressure in May
Chongqing, China

Average pressure in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average pressure in May: 1008.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1024.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1001.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Chongqing, China

Average wind speed in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (6.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (5.1km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Chongqing, China

Average humidity in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average humidity in May: 66%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (72%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are February and March (55%).

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Average rainfall in May
Chongqing, China

Average rainfall in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average rainfall in May: 73mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (109mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (7mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Chongqing, China

Average rainfall days in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average rainfall days in May: 16.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (17.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (5.2 days).

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Average snowfall in May
Chongqing, China

Average snowfall in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average snowfall in May: 0mm

The month with the highest snowfall is January (2mm).
The months with the least snowfall are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0mm).

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Average snowfall days in May
Chongqing, China

Average snowfall days in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (0.3 days).
The months with the least snowfall days are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Chongqing, China

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 38min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 1min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 17min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 8h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 5h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Chongqing, China

Average sunshine days in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (23.1 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (11.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Chongqing, China

Average UV index in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 8).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 3).

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Average cloud cover in May
Chongqing, China

Average cloud cover in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average cloud cover in May: 48

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 55).
The month with the least cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 33).

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Average visibility in May
Chongqing, China

Average visibility in May - Chongqing, China
  • Average visibility in May: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, August, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are May, June, July, September and October (9km).

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