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Chennai weather in May

Weather in Chennai: May

Average day temperature: 35.7°C
Average night temperature: 29.8°C
Sea water temperature: 29.3°C
Number of sunny days: 27 days
Day length: 12.6 - 12.8 hours
Number of rainy days: 1 day
Precipitation totals: 22.8 mm.

Air temperature in May, °C

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The highest day temperature during May of 2021 was 36°C. At the same time the lowest night temperature was 26°C. Daily and nightly averages during May were 32.7°C and 29.4°C.

Sea water temperature in Chennai in May, °C

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The average sea water temperature in May of 2021 was 29.5°C. The highest and lowest sea temperatures during the month were class="nb">30.9°C and 27.9°C.

Sunny, partly cloudy and cloudy days

Mostly all days in May are sunny but cloudy days are also possible.

Precipitation total in May, mm

Precipitation total value in Chennai in May is 22.8 mm.

Wind speed in May, m/s

The average wind speed value in May is 5.8 m./s. It makes May one of the most windy months of the year.

Average sunny hours

This chart shows average number of hours during the day when sunlight can reach the ground. It depends on day length and cloudiness during the day. The average number of sunny hours in May is: 10.8.

Best time for vacation in Chennai

Sunniest months:
March 29 days
April 28 days
May 27 days
Warmest months:
May 35.7 °C
June 34.7 °C
July 34.4 °C
Warmest sea temp:
October 29.4 °C
May 29.3 °C
June 29.2 °C
Coldest months:
January 28.1 °C
December 28.3 °C
February 29.4 °C
Rainiest months:
September 11 days
October 11 days
November 10 days
Windiest months:
April 5.8 m/s
May 5.8 m/s
December 5.4 m/s

Chennai on a weather map

Chennai
+31°C
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Feels like: +36°C
Precip.: 0%
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24 Hours Forecast
Chennai
Local time: 17:56
September 27, monday
1800
31°C
N
4 m/s
2100
31°C
N
5 m/s
September 28, tuesday
0000
30°C
E
5 m/s
0300
29°C
E
6 m/s
0600
28°C
E
6 m/s
0900
31°C
E
6 m/s
1200
34°C
E
4 m/s
1500
31°C
NE
4 m/s