Average Sunshine in India for May

The tables below list May averages for the number of hours of sunshine at cities throughout India.

You can jump to a separate table for each section of the country: Northern India, Eastern India, Southern India and Western India.

The month's totals are averages of historical weather data collected during 1961 to 1990.

Northern India

Total May sunshine
Place State Hours
Allahabad Uttar Pradesh 292
Amritsar Punjab 295
Indore Madhya Pradesh 327
New Delhi Delhi 263

Eastern India

Average amount of sun in May
Place State Hours
Bhubaneshwar Orissa (Odisha) 243
Guwahati Assam 191
Kolkata (Calcutta) West Bengal 227

Southern India

Average May sun
Place State Hours
Bangalore Karnataka 241
Chennai Tamil Nadu 280
Hyderabad Telangana 282
Minicoy Lakshadweep 209
Port Blair Andaman & Nicobar 154
Thiruvanan­thapuram Kerala 197

Western India

Number of sunny hours in May on average
Place State Hours
Ahmedabad Gujarat 330
Mumbai Maharashtra 296
Nagpur Maharashtra 294
Panaji Goa 297
Pune Maharashtra 317

India Meteorological Department and World Meteorological Organization. World Weather Information Service.

World Data Center for Meteorology. Climate of the World.

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