May weather forecast and climate
Petua, India

May, the last month of the pre-monsoon summer, in Petua, is another very hot month, with average temperature varying between 37.7°C (99.9°F) and 28.5°C (83.3°F).

Temperature

In Petua, the average high-temperature in May is practically the same as in April - a still sweltering 37.7°C (99.9°F). In Petua, in May, the average low-temperature is 28.5°C (83.3°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is calculated to a burning hot 56.7°C (134.1°F). These weather conditions are considered as extremely dangerous, as heatstroke is imminent.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. A higher relative humidity affects normal body cooling by reducing the evaporation rate, subsequently lowering the rate at which the body cools and increasing the perception of heat. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In Petua, the average relative humidity is 64%.

Rainfall

In May, in Petua, the rain falls for 10.7 days. Throughout May, 47mm (1.85") of precipitation is accumulated. In Petua, India, during the entire year, the rain falls for 150.5 days and collects up to 910mm (35.83") of precipitation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Petua is 13.2h.

Sunshine

With an average of 11.3h of sunshine, May has the most sunshine of the year.

UV index

March through May, with an average maximum UV index of 8, are months with the highest UV index in Petua. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 8 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged 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. 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 Petua?

In May, in Petua, the average high-temperature is 37.7°C (99.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 28.5°C (83.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, in May is evaluated at 56.7°C (134.1°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Petua?

The average relative humidity in May in Petua, India, is 64%.

How many days does it rain in May in Petua?

In Petua, in May, during 10.7 rainfall days, 47mm (1.85") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Petua have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Petua is 13.2h.

What month has the most sunshine in Petua?

The month with the most sunshine in Petua is May, with an average of 11.3h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Petua?

In May, the average sunshine in Petua, India, is 11.3h.

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

Months with the highest UV index are March through May, with an average maximum UV index of 8.

How high is the UV index in May in Petua?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Petua, India, is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Petua, India
  • Average high temperature in May: 37.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (38.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (27.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 28.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (29.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.3°C).

Average pressure in May - Petua, India
  • Average pressure in May: 1003.9mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1015.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1000mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Petua, India
  • Average wind speed in May: 17km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is May (17km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (7.8km/h).

Average humidity in May - Petua, India
  • Average humidity in May: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is September (80%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and February (44%).

Average rainfall in May - Petua, India
  • Average rainfall in May: 47mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (223mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (4mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Petua, India
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10.7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (29.6 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (1.2 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Petua, India
  • Average daylight in May: 13.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11.3h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.5).

Average sunshine days in May - Petua, India
  • Average sunshine days in May: 17.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (29.6 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (0.9 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are March, April and May (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 6).

Average cloud cover in May - Petua, India
  • Average cloud cover in May: 26

The month with the most cloud cover is July (Cloud cover 54).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 7).

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

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