Weather in Kathmandu in may 2023

The weather in Kathmandu in may comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics for all the month, but also by using the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout may

tolerable weather UV index: 6

Weather at 6am
72°F

Moderate rain at times

29%

Partly Cloudy

10%

Heavy rain

5%

Weather at 12pm
81°F

Moderate rain at times

31%

Clear/Sunny

29%

Partly Cloudy

6%

Weather at 6pm
68°F

Heavy rain

28%

Clear/Sunny

26%

Partly Cloudy

8%

Weather at 3am
59°F

Clear/Sunny

48%

Moderate rain at times

31%

Heavy rain

13%

Partly Cloudy

9%



Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Kathmandu in may

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


The climate of Kathmandu in may is tolerable

the weather in Kathmandu in may is wet (with 17.6in of rainfall over 20 days). It should be noted a worsening from the previous month since in april there is an average of 8.8in of precipitation over 10 days.

The climate comfortable in that locality may. The thermometer averaged maximum of 83°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 70°F. Thus, the mean temperature average in may in Kathmandu is 77°F. Note that seasonal normals are in contrast with those observed in Kathmandu in may with a maximum record of 92°F in 2009 and a minimum record of 54°F in 2016. You can plan to have about 7 days with temperatures above 86°F, or 23 of time.

On average, in Kathmandu, the days of may last 13:31. Sunrise is at 05:15 and sets at 18:46.

With a correct climate, this month is okay (but not the best) to go there.



Kathmandu: another month?

If you can push the dates of your trip to Kathmandu forward, the month of june has a better weather forecast than may. more information

May: another location in Nepal?

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

In may, Bardia National Park, Dhangadhi and Biratnagar have good weather.

more information about Nepal's weather in may



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Kathmandu in may

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

May
Outside temperature
Average temperature 77°F
Highest temperature 83°F
Lowest temperature 70°F
Highest record temperature 92°F
(2009)
Lowest record temperature 54°F
(2016)
Number of days at +86°F 7 day(s)
(23%)
Number of days at +65°F 31 day(s)
(100%)
Wind
Wind speed 11km/h
Wind temperature 72°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 17.6in
Number of days with rainfall 20 day(s)
(64%)
Record daily rainfall 4.4in
(2010)
Other climate data
Humidity 58%
Visibility 8.82km
Cloud cover 20%
UV index 6
Daily sunshine hours 13
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 05:15
Time of sunset 18:46
Length of day 13:31
Our opinion about the weather in may
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable


How was the weather last may?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Kathmandu in may 2022:

01-05-2022
Thundery outbreaks in nearby
65°F to 85°F
02-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
65°F to 81°F
03-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
65°F to 81°F
04-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
63°F to 74°F
05-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
65°F to 83°F
06-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
65°F to 72°F
07-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
65°F to 81°F
08-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 79°F
09-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
68°F to 77°F
10-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 81°F
11-05-2022
Light rain shower
65°F to 77°F
12-05-2022
Light rain shower
67°F to 77°F
13-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
68°F to 81°F
14-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
68°F to 92°F
15-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
70°F to 88°F
16-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
70°F to 85°F
17-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 90°F
18-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 94°F
19-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
68°F to 90°F
20-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
68°F to 85°F
21-05-2022
Patchy light rain in area with thunder
68°F to 81°F
22-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
65°F to 88°F
23-05-2022
Clear/Sunny
68°F to 81°F
24-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
63°F to 77°F
25-05-2022
Patchy light drizzle
63°F to 74°F
26-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 81°F
27-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 77°F
28-05-2022
Partly Cloudy
68°F to 85°F
29-05-2022
Light rain shower
68°F to 79°F
30-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
67°F to 79°F
31-05-2022
Patchy rain nearby
70°F to 86°F

Map: other cities in Nepal in may

Cities near Kathmandu:

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Banepa in maytolerable weather
Langtang National Park in maytolerable weather
Chitwan National Park in maytolerable weather
Bharatpur in maytolerable weather
Chitwan National Park in maytolerable weather
Bandipur in maytolerable weather
Janakpur in maytolerable weather
Lukla in mayvery bad weather
Nepal in may: See full list of cities

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

Legend: Kathmandu perfect weather good tolerable bad very bad


Weather data for Kathmandu in may:

Weather data for Kathmandu for may are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Kathmandu. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Kathmandu 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 Kathmandu.


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