May weather forecast and climate
Chandigarh, India

The attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above
The attractive rock garden in Chandigarh, India, with tall trees above
The last month of the pre-monsoon summer, May, is a very hot month in Chandigarh, India, with average temperature ranging between min 24.7°C (76.5°F) and max 38.6°C (101.5°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a tropical 34.3°C (93.7°F) in April, to a torrid 38.6°C (101.5°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 24.7°C (76.5°F).

Humidity

May is the least humid month, with an average relative humidity of 23%.

Rainfall

In Chandigarh, in May, during 6 rainfall days, 14mm (0.55") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Chandigarh, during the entire year, the rain falls for 119.5 days and collects up to 662mm (26.06") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through August, October through December are months without snowfall in Chandigarh.

Daylight

In Chandigarh, India, the average length of the day is 13.7h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine in Chandigarh, India, are May and June, with an average of 12.1h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are April through June, with an average maximum UV index of 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Chandigarh?

In May, the average high-temperature is 38.6°C (101.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.7°C (76.5°F).

What is the least humid month in Chandigarh?

May is the least humid month in Chandigarh, with an average relative humidity of 23%.

What is the average humidity in May in Chandigarh?

The average relative humidity in May in Chandigarh, India, is 23%.

How many days does it rain in May in Chandigarh?

In Chandigarh, in May, during 6 rainfall days, 14mm (0.55") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When it does not snow in Chandigarh?

January through August, October through December are months without snowfall in Chandigarh, India.

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

The average length of the day in May in Chandigarh is 13.7h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Chandigarh?

May and June, with an average of 12.1h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Chandigarh, India.

How long on average sun shines in May in Chandigarh?

In May, the average sunshine in Chandigarh, India, is 12.1h.

When is the highest UV index in Chandigarh?

Months with the highest UV index in Chandigarh are April through June, with an average maximum UV index of 8.

How high is the UV index in May in Chandigarh?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Chandigarh is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average high temperature in May: 38.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (39.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 24.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (27.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (7.4°C).

Average pressure in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average pressure in May: 1005.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1018mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1001.5mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (10.6km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are August and September (6.6km/h).

Average humidity in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average humidity in May: 23%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (72%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is May (23%).

Average rainfall in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall in May: 14mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (196mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are October and November (7mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (26.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (1.5 days).

Average snowfall days in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is September (0.1 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average daylight in May: 13.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.1h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 12.1h

Months with the most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 12.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.1h).

Average sunshine days in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average sunshine days in May: 20.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (28.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (3.4 days).

Average UV index in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are April, May and June (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).

Average cloud cover in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average cloud cover in May: 8

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 34).
The month with the least cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 5).

Average visibility in May - Chandigarh, India
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

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