Islamabad
Pakistan
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Islamabad, Pakistan

The mighty landmark of the Pakistan Monument in Islamabad, Pakistan
The mighty landmark of the Pakistan Monument in Islamabad, Pakistan
May, the last month of the spring, in Islamabad, is a sweltering month, with average temperature fluctuating between 19.7°C (67.5°F) and 35.3°C (95.5°F).

Temperature

In Islamabad, the average high-temperature rises, from a hot 30.1°C (86.2°F) in April, to a torrid 35.3°C (95.5°F). The average low-temperature, in May, is 19.7°C (67.5°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Islamabad, Pakistan, the rain falls for 9 days. Throughout May, 39.2mm (1.5") of precipitation is accumulated. In Islamabad, during the entire year, the rain falls for 104 days and collects up to 1142.1mm (45") of precipitation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Islamabad is 13.9h.

Sunshine

The month with the most sunshine is May, with an average of 10.1h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Islamabad is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 11 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in May in Islamabad?

In Islamabad, in May, the average high-temperature is 35.3°C (95.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.7°C (67.5°F).

How much does it rain in Islamabad in May?

In Islamabad, Pakistan, during May, the rain falls for 9 days and regularly aggregates up to 39.2mm (1.5") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Islamabad have in May?

In Islamabad, Pakistan, the average length of the day in May is 13.9h.

What month has the most sunshine in Islamabad?

May has the most sunshine of the year, with an average of 10.1h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Islamabad?

In May, the average sunshine in Islamabad is 10.1h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Islamabad?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Average high temperature in May: 35.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (38.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (17.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 19.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (2.6°C).

Average rainfall in May - Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall in May: 39.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (309.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is November (17.8mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Average rainfall days in May: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (3 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Average daylight in May: 13.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.1h

The month with most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 10.1h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 6.3).

Average UV index in May - Islamabad, Pakistan
  • Average UV index in May: 11

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