New Delhi Weather in May

What's the weather like in New Delhi (NCT) in May 2023?

The climate in New Delhi during May can be summarized as very hot and dry.

May is in the spring in New Delhi and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a hot 39°C (102°F), whilst at night 25°C (78°F) is normal.

New Delhi weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 39.1°C 102.3°F
Nightly temperature 25.4°C 77.6°F
Average temperature 32.2°C 90°F
Daily sunshine 9.3 hrs
Avg rainfall 17 mm 0.7 ins
Rainy days 2 days
Sea temperature 24.6°C 76.3°F
Humidity 33%
Windspeed 10.1kph 6 mph

On average May is the 6th driest month of the year in New Delhi with around 17mm 0.7 inches of rain making it a dry time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 2 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9.3 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in New Delhi

New Delhi average temperature in May

May rainfall

New Delhi average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

New Delhi average rain in May

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in New Delhi in May 2023.

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New Delhi weather stats

New Delhi weather statistics
Hottest month: June 38.8°C 101.8°F
Driest month: November 5mm 0.2ins
Sunniest month: November 8.9hrs
Coldest month: January 20.7°C 69.3°F
Wettest month: August 257mm 10.1ins
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