Luanda
Angola
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Luanda, Angola

The City Green Park in Luanda, Angola
The City Green Park in Luanda, Angola
May, the last month of the autumn, in Luanda, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 27.8°C (82°F) and min 22.8°C (73°F).

Temperature

In Luanda, the average high-temperature in May is practically the same as in April - a still warm 27.8°C (82°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 79.5%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 2 days. Throughout May, 12.7mm (0.5") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 32 rainfall days, and 325.1mm (12.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Luanda, the average seawater temperature is 25.2°C (77.4°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 11.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Luanda is 7h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 10 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Luanda?

In May, in Luanda, Angola, the average high-temperature is 27.8°C (82°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.8°C (73°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Luanda?

In May, the average relative humidity in Luanda is 79.5%.

How much does it rain in Luanda in May?

In Luanda, during May, the rain falls for 2 days and regularly aggregates up to 12.7mm (0.5") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in May in Luanda?

In Luanda, Angola, the average seawater temperature in May is 25.2°C (77.4°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Luanda have in May?

In Luanda, the average length of the day in May is 11.7h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Luanda?

In Luanda, Angola, the average sunshine in May is 7h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Luanda?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Luanda is 10. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Luanda, Angola
  • Average high temperature in May: 27.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (30°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (21.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22.8°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are February, March and April (23.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is October (16.3°C).

Average humidity in May - Luanda, Angola
  • Average humidity in May: 79.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (75.5%).

Average rainfall in May - Luanda, Angola
  • Average rainfall in May: 12.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (116.8mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Luanda, Angola
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (8 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July and August (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Luanda, Angola
  • Average sea temperature in May: 25.2°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (29.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is August (20.9°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Luanda, Angola
  • Average daylight in May: 11.7h

Months with the longest days are January and December (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 7.1h).
Months with least sunshine are July, August, September and October (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in May - Luanda, Angola
  • Average UV index in May: 10

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 9).