Luena
Angola
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Luena, Angola

The last month of the autumn, May, is another warm month in Luena, Angola, with average temperature ranging between min 14.1°C (57.4°F) and max 27.1°C (80.8°F).

Temperature

In Luena, the average high-temperature in May is essentially the same as in April - a still warm 27.1°C (80.8°F). In May, in Luena, the average low-temperature is 14.1°C (57.4°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is estimated at 28°C (82.4°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (wind, pregnancy, clothing), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.

Humidity

In Luena, the average relative humidity is 57%.

Rainfall

May is the last month it rains. During 1.6 rainfall days, Luena aggregates 1mm (0.04") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Luena, there are 182.3 rainfall days, and 1156mm (45.51") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Luena, Angola, the average length of the day is 11.6h.

Sunshine

May, August and September, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Luena, Angola.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Luena, Angola, are January, February, May through July and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 5 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun.

What is the temperature in May in Luena?

In May, the average high-temperature is 27.1°C (80.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 14.1°C (57.4°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is evaluated at 28°C (82.4°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Luena?

In May, the average relative humidity is 57%.

What is the last month it rains in Luena?

May is the last month it rains. During 1.6 rainfall days, in May, Luena aggregates 1mm (0.04") of precipitation.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Luena is 11.6h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Luena?

May, August and September, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

How many hours of sunshine does Luena have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Luena, Angola, is 10h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Luena?

January, February, May through July and December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Luena, Angola.

What is the UV index reading in May in Luena?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Luena, Angola, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Luena, Angola
  • Average high temperature in May: 27.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is September (32.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (25.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 14.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is October (18.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (10.4°C).

Average humidity in May - Luena, Angola
  • Average humidity in May: 57%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (86%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (31%).

Average rainfall in May - Luena, Angola
  • Average rainfall in May: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (228mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Luena, Angola
  • Average rainfall days in May: 1.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (30 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Luena, Angola
  • Average daylight in May: 11.6h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

Months with most sunshine are May, August and September (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 7.7h).

Average UV index in May - Luena, Angola
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, August, September, October and November (UV index 6).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, May, June, July and December (UV index 5).