May weather forecast and climate
Almaty, Kazakhstan

May, the last month of the spring, in Almaty, is a pleasant month, with average temperature ranging between min 11°C (51.8°F) and max 22.4°C (72.3°F).

Temperature

In Almaty, the average high-temperature rises, from a comfortable 17.3°C (63.1°F) in April, to a pleasant 22.4°C (72.3°F). In Almaty, in May, the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

Humidity

In Almaty, the average relative humidity is 56%.

Rainfall

In Almaty, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 106mm (4.17") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 122 rainfall days, and 684mm (26.93") of precipitation is accumulated.

Snowfall

January through May, August through December are months with snowfall in Almaty. May is the last month it regularly snows. Throughout May, there are 0.2 snowfall days. Throughout the year, there are 53.4 snowfall days.

Daylight

In Almaty, Kazakhstan, the average length of the day in May is 14.7h.

Sunshine

In Almaty, the average sunshine is 7.8h.

UV index

In Almaty, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is increased nearly double-fold by the reflection of the snow.

What is the temperature in May in Almaty?

In May, in Almaty, the average high-temperature is 22.4°C (72.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Almaty?

In May, the average relative humidity is 56%.

How much does it rain in Almaty in May?

In Almaty, Kazakhstan, in May, during 15 rainfall days, 106mm (4.17") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the last month it snows in Almaty?

May is the last month it regularly snows in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Throughout May, there are 0.2 snowfall days.

How many hours of daylight does Almaty have in May?

In Almaty, Kazakhstan, the average length of the day in May is 14.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Almaty have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Almaty is 7.8h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Almaty?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Almaty, Kazakhstan, is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average high temperature in May: 22.4°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (30°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (0.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 11°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-8.4°C).

Average humidity in May - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average humidity in May: 56%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (45%).

Average rainfall in May - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average rainfall in May: 106mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (107mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (27mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, June and July (15 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (4 days).

Average snowfall days in May - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (13 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are June and July (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average daylight in May: 14.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7.8h

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 9.9h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.3h).

Average UV index in May - Almaty, Kazakhstan
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).