Weather in India in May 2016

Check the weather in India in May before you book your next holiday. Long-term weather averages give the best indication of the weather in May 2016 and include figures for temperature, sunshine and rainfall for India.

The May weather guide for India shown below is for New Delhi.

Weather in India in May

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  • 39°C maximum daytime temperature in May in India (New Delhi)39
    39°C max day temperature
  • 9 hours of sunshine per day (65% of daylight hours) in May in India9
    9 hours of sunshine per day
  • 2 days with some rainfall in May in India (New Delhi)2
    2 days with some rainfall
  • 25°C minimum night-time temperature in May in India (New Delhi)25
    25°C min night temperature
  • 14 hours of daylight per day in May in India (New Delhi)14
    14 hours of daylight per day
  • Extreme heat & humidity in May in India (New Delhi)E
    Extreme heat & humidity
  • 17 mm monthly rainfall in May in India (New Delhi)17
    17 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 11 (Extreme) in May in India (New Delhi)11
    11 (Extreme) UV index

The average maximum daytime temperature in India in May is a very hot 39°C (102°F) with extreme heat & humidity. There are usually 9 hours of bright sunshine each day, which represents 65% of the 14 hours of daylight.

Expect 17mm (0.7 inches) of rainfall across the whole of May with 2 days with some rain falling. Maximum UV levels will be extreme (11 UV index) at midday when the skies are clear. The average night-time temperature is usually a warm 25°C (77°F). The weather in India in May is represented by New Delhi.

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India sunrise & sunset times for May 2016

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for India in May 2016. Select a month to view India sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months. The India sunrise & sunset times shown below are for New Delhi.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Sunday, 1st May 2016 05:40 18:57
Monday, 2nd May 2016 05:39 18:57
Tuesday, 3rd May 2016 05:39 18:58
Wednesday, 4th May 2016 05:38 18:58
Thursday, 5th May 2016 05:37 18:59
Friday, 6th May 2016 05:36 19:00
Saturday, 7th May 2016 05:36 19:00
Sunday, 8th May 2016 05:35 19:01
Monday, 9th May 2016 05:34 19:01
Tuesday, 10th May 2016 05:33 19:02
Wednesday, 11th May 2016 05:33 19:03
Thursday, 12th May 2016 05:32 19:03
Friday, 13th May 2016 05:31 19:04
Saturday, 14th May 2016 05:31 19:04
Sunday, 15th May 2016 05:30 19:05
Monday, 16th May 2016 05:30 19:06
Tuesday, 17th May 2016 05:29 19:06
Wednesday, 18th May 2016 05:29 19:07
Thursday, 19th May 2016 05:28 19:07
Friday, 20th May 2016 05:28 19:08
Saturday, 21st May 2016 05:27 19:09
Sunday, 22nd May 2016 05:27 19:09
Monday, 23rd May 2016 05:26 19:10
Tuesday, 24th May 2016 05:26 19:10
Wednesday, 25th May 2016 05:26 19:11
Thursday, 26th May 2016 05:25 19:11
Friday, 27th May 2016 05:25 19:12
Saturday, 28th May 2016 05:25 19:13
Sunday, 29th May 2016 05:24 19:13
Monday, 30th May 2016 05:24 19:14
Tuesday, 31st May 2016 05:24 19:14
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