Bishkek
Kyrgyzstan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

The main building of Kyrgyz National University in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
The main building of Kyrgyz National University in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, with average temperature ranging between min 11.1°C (52°F) and max 23.6°C (74.5°F).

Temperature

In Bishkek, the average high-temperature rises, from a comfortable 18.5°C (65.3°F) in April, to a moderately hot 23.6°C (74.5°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 11.1°C (52°F).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 60%.

Rainfall

In May, in Bishkek, the rain falls for 13 days. Throughout May, 61mm (2.4") of precipitation is accumulated. In Bishkek, during the entire year, the rain falls for 93 days and collects up to 453mm (17.8") of precipitation.

Snowfall

January through May, October through December are months with snowfall in Bishkek.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, is 14.6h.

Sunshine

In Bishkek, the average sunshine is 8.4h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Bishkek is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 8 in May interpret into the following advice:
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. Caution! The reflection of snow can nearly double the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Bishkek?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, is 23.6°C (74.5°F), while the average low-temperature is 11.1°C (52°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Bishkek?

In May, the average relative humidity is 60%.

How many days does it rain in May in Bishkek?

In Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, in May, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 61mm (2.4") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the last month it snows in Bishkek?

May is the last month it regularly snows. Throughout May, there are 0.3 snowfall days.

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

In Bishkek, the average length of the day in May is 14.6h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Bishkek?

In Bishkek, the average sunshine in May is 8.4h.

How high is the UV index in May in Bishkek?

In Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
  • Average high temperature in May: 23.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (31.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (3.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 11.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (17.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-7.1°C).

Average humidity in May - Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
  • Average humidity in May: 60%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and December (75%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (45%).

Average rainfall in May - Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
  • Average rainfall in May: 61mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (67mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is August (13mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (13 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is January (3 days).

Average snowfall days in May - Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
  • Average snowfall days in May: 0.3 days

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January and February (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
  • Average daylight in May: 14.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 15.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.4h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 10.7h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 3.7h).

Average UV index in May - Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 1).