Puducherry Weather in May

What's the weather like in Puducherry (Pondicherry) in May 2021?

The climate in Puducherry during May can be summarized as very hot and reasonably dry.

May is in the spring in Puducherry and is typically the warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a hot 37°C (98°F), whilst at night 27°C (80°F) is normal.

Puducherry weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 36.7°C 98.1°F
Nightly temperature 26.9°C 80.4°F
Average temperature 31.8°C 89.2°F
Daily sunshine 8.7 hrs
Avg rainfall 43 mm 1.7 ins
Rainy days 2 days
Sea temperature 30°C 85.9°F
Humidity 66%
Windspeed 12.2kph 8 mph

On average May is the 5th driest month of the year in Puducherry with around 43mm 1.7 inches of rain making it a reasonably 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 8.7 hours of sunshine per day.

May temperatures in Puducherry

Puducherry average temperature in May

May rainfall

Puducherry average rain in May

May hourly sunshine

Puducherry 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 Puducherry in May 2020.

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Puducherry weather stats

Puducherry weather statistics
Hottest month: May 36.5°C 97.7°F
Driest month: March 9mm 0.4ins
Sunniest month: February 9.6hrs
Coldest month: January 28.1°C 82.6°F
Wettest month: November 300mm 11.8ins
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