Gilgit
Pakistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Gilgit, Pakistan

The last month of the spring, May, is also a moderately hot month in Gilgit, Pakistan, with average temperature fluctuating between 29°C (84.2°F) and 11.8°C (53.2°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from 24.2°C (75.6°F) in April, to a still moderately hot 29°C (84.2°F). In May, in Gilgit, the average low-temperature is 11.8°C (53.2°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Gilgit is 26.6%.

Rainfall

The month with the most rainfall in Gilgit is May when the rain falls for 7 days and typically aggregates up to 25.1mm (1") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In Gilgit, Pakistan, the average sunshine in May is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Gilgit, Pakistan, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. The Sun's UV radiation is most powerful between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Prolonged stay under the direct sun should be avoided as much as possible, especially if a person burns easily. Sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should always be used.

What is the temperature in May in Gilgit?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Gilgit, is 29°C (84.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 11.8°C (53.2°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Gilgit?

In Gilgit, Pakistan, the average relative humidity in May is 26.6%.

How much does it rain in Gilgit in May?

In May, in Gilgit, the rain falls for 7 days. Throughout May, 25.1mm (1") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the wettest month in Gilgit?

May is the month with the most rainfall in Gilgit. Rain falls for 7 days and accumulates 25.1mm (1") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in May in Gilgit?

The average length of the day in May in Gilgit is 14.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Gilgit have in May?

In Gilgit, Pakistan, the average sunshine in May is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Gilgit?

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in May in Gilgit?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Gilgit, Pakistan, is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average high temperature in May: 29°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (36.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (9.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 11.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (18.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (-2.7°C).

Average humidity in May - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average humidity in May: 26.6%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (55%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (23.7%).

Average rainfall in May - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall in May: 25.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (25.1mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (2.4mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall days in May: 7 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are March, April, May and July (7 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (2 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average daylight in May: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February and December (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in May - Gilgit, Pakistan
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 3).