Weather in Kolkata in may 2021

The weather in Kolkata in the month of may comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics for the whole month, but also navigating through the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Kolkata in may

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Kolkata in may.

Climate of Kolkata in may

The climate of Kolkata in may is bad

The weather in may in Kolkata is relatively dry (with 3.1in of precipitation over 9 days). The weather's not getting better compared to the previous month since in april there is an average of 2in of rainfall over 5 days.

The climate is very warm in this location this month. The thermometer averaged maximum of 104°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 86°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of may in Kolkata is 95°F. Note that these seasonal averages are in contrast with those observed in Kolkata in may with a maximum record of 117°F in 2014 and a minimum record of 77°F in 2009. You can plan to have 86°F or more for all the month.

In may in Kolkata, the days on average last 13:12. Sunrise is at 04:57 and sets at 18:09.

With a bad weather, may is not the best time to go in that area.

May: another location in India?

If you want to go to India in may, there are destinations with better weather than Kolkata:

In may, Bangalore (Karnataka), Himachal Pradesh (Shimla), Manali, Rishikesh, Auli and Dharamsala have good weather.

Finally, Goa, Kerala, Rajasthan, Andaman Islands, Hyderabad and Gangtok have a tolerable climate, but better than Kolkata.

more information about India's weather in may

Seasonal average climate and temperature of Kolkata in may

Check below seasonal norms These statistics are generated from the weather statements earlier years of the month of may.

Outside temperature
Average temperature 95°F
Highest temperature 104°F
Lowest temperature 86°F
Highest record temperature 117°F
Lowest record temperature 77°F
Number of days at +86°F 31 day(s)
Number of days at +65°F 31 day(s)
Wind speed 23km/h
Wind temperature 86°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 3.1in
Number of days with rainfall 9 day(s)
Record daily rainfall 2.2in
Other climate data
Humidity 77%
Visibility 9.71km
Cloud cover 23%
UV index 8
Daily sunshine hours 14
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 04:57
Time of sunset 18:09
Length of day 13:12
Our opinion about the weather in may
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How was the weather last may?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Kolkata in may 2020:

Partly Cloudy
81°F to 95°F
Partly Cloudy
74°F to 95°F
Partly Cloudy
81°F to 95°F
Patchy rain nearby
81°F to 97°F
Partly Cloudy
81°F to 97°F
Partly Cloudy
77°F to 99°F
Partly Cloudy
83°F to 103°F
Partly Cloudy
83°F to 104°F
Partly Cloudy
86°F to 104°F
Partly Cloudy
85°F to 104°F
Partly Cloudy
85°F to 103°F
Partly Cloudy
85°F to 104°F
Partly Cloudy
85°F to 104°F
Partly Cloudy
85°F to 103°F
Partly Cloudy
85°F to 101°F
Partly Cloudy
85°F to 101°F
Partly Cloudy
85°F to 101°F
Partly Cloudy
83°F to 104°F
85°F to 90°F
Moderate or heavy rain shower
65°F to 85°F
Light rain shower
72°F to 81°F
81°F to 95°F
Partly Cloudy
83°F to 95°F
83°F to 95°F
Partly Cloudy
85°F to 95°F
85°F to 97°F
85°F to 95°F
Patchy light rain in area with thunder
77°F to 95°F
Patchy light rain in area with thunder
81°F to 99°F
Partly Cloudy
83°F to 97°F
Thundery outbreaks in nearby
85°F to 99°F

Map: other cities in India in may

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in may.

Legend: Kolkata perfect weather good tolerable bad very bad

Cities near Kolkata:

Ladakh in mayvery bad weather
Delhi in maybad weather
Mumbai in maybad weather
Goa in maytolerable weather
Agra (Taj Mahal) in maybad weather
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) in maybad weather
Rajasthan in maytolerable weather
Bodhgaya - Bihar in maybad weather
Kerala in maytolerable weather
Bangalore (Karnataka) in maygood weather
India in may: See full list of cities

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Weather data for Kolkata in may:

Weather data for Kolkata for may are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Kolkata. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Kolkata can vary slightly from year to year, but this data should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags or check for the best time in year to go to Kolkata.

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