May weather forecast and climate
Xining, China

The last month of the spring, May, is a comfortable month in Xining, China, with average temperature ranging between min 6.3°C (43.3°F) and max 19.8°C (67.6°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a moderate 15.9°C (60.6°F) in April, to a comfortable 19.8°C (67.6°F). In Xining, the average low-temperature is 6.3°C (43.3°F).

Humidity

In Xining, the average relative humidity in May is 53%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 10.7 days. Throughout May, 43mm (1.69") of precipitation is accumulated. In Xining, during the entire year, the rain falls for 96.9 days and collects up to 373.8mm (14.72") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14.1h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine in Xining is May, with an average of 8.2h of sunshine.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 11 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. 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 Xining?

In May, in Xining, the average high-temperature is 19.8°C (67.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 6.3°C (43.3°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Xining?

In May, the average relative humidity is 53%.

How much does it rain in Xining in May?

In May, in Xining, the rain falls for 10.7 days. Throughout May, 43mm (1.69") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in May in Xining is 14.1h.

What month has the most sunshine in Xining?

With an average of 8.2h of sunshine, May has the most sunshine of the year in Xining.

How long on average sun shines in May in Xining?

In May, the average sunshine in Xining, China, is 8.2h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Xining?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Xining, China, is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Xining, China
  • Average high temperature in May: 19.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (24.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (1.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 6.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (11.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-13.6°C).

Average humidity in May - Xining, China
  • Average humidity in May: 53%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (68%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (44%).

Average rainfall in May - Xining, China
  • Average rainfall in May: 43mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (88.2mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and December (1.2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Xining, China
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (15 days).
The month with the least rainy days is December (2.2 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Xining, China
  • Average daylight in May: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.2h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 8.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average UV index in May - Xining, China
  • 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 2).