May weather forecast and climate
Ranchi, India

The last month of the pre-monsoon summer, May, is another very hot month in Ranchi, India, with average temperature varying between 26.3°C (79.3°F) and 38.8°C (101.8°F).

Temperature

The warmest month is May, with an average high-temperature of 38.8°C (101.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Ranchi is 34%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 5.7 days. Throughout May, 22mm (0.87") of precipitation is accumulated. In Ranchi, during the entire year, the rain falls for 125.5 days and collects up to 836mm (32.91") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 13.3h.

Sunshine

With an average of 12h of sunshine, May has the most sunshine of the year in Ranchi, India.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are April and May, with an average maximum UV index of 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 8 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 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 warmest month in Ranchi?

The warmest month in Ranchi is May, with an average high-temperature of 38.8°C (101.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 26.3°C (79.3°F).

What is the temperature in May in Ranchi?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Ranchi, India, is 38.8°C (101.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 26.3°C (79.3°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Ranchi?

The average relative humidity in May in Ranchi, India, is 34%.

How much does it rain in Ranchi in May?

In Ranchi, during May, the rain falls for 5.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 22mm (0.87") of precipitation.

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

The average length of the day in May in Ranchi is 13.3h.

What month has the most sunshine in Ranchi?

May has the most sunshine of the year in Ranchi, India, with an average of 12h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Ranchi?

In May, the average sunshine in Ranchi, India, is 12h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Ranchi are April and May, with an average maximum UV index of 8.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Ranchi?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Ranchi, India
  • Average high temperature in May: 38.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (38.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (23.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 26.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (26.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (11.4°C).

Average pressure in May - Ranchi, India
  • Average pressure in May: 1003.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1016.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (999.9mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Ranchi, India
  • Average wind speed in May: 10.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (10.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (6.9km/h).

Average humidity in May - Ranchi, India
  • Average humidity in May: 34%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (26%).

Average rainfall in May - Ranchi, India
  • Average rainfall in May: 22mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (223mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (6mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Ranchi, India
  • Average rainfall days in May: 5.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (24.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (2.4 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Ranchi, India
  • Average daylight in May: 13.3h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.6h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 12h

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 12h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 7.4).

Average sunshine days in May - Ranchi, India
  • Average sunshine days in May: 20.9 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (28.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is July (5.7 days).

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

Months with the highest UV index are April and May (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 5).

Average cloud cover in May - Ranchi, India
  • Average cloud cover in May: 10

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 59).
Months with the least cloud cover are April and December (Cloud cover 9).

Average visibility in May - Ranchi, 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 August and September (8km).