Borroloola
Australia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Borroloola, Australia

The last month of the autumn, May, is also a hot month in Borroloola, Australia, with average temperature fluctuating between 30.6°C (87.1°F) and 19.9°C (67.8°F).

Temperature

In Borroloola, the average high-temperature in May is practically the same as in April - a still hot 30.6°C (87.1°F). The average low-temperature, in Borroloola, is 19.9°C (67.8°F).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is evaluated at a hot 32.5°C (90.5°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', or 'felt air temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, clothing), and activity. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Borroloola is 53%.

Rainfall

In Borroloola, during May, the rain falls for 3.9 days and regularly aggregates up to 7mm (0.28") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 97.9 rainfall days, and 527mm (20.75") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Borroloola, the average length of the day is 11.4h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 8.8h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Borroloola, Australia, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Borroloola?

In May, in Borroloola, Australia, the average high-temperature is 30.6°C (87.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.9°C (67.8°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that takes the relative humidity and factores it into the air temperature reading, is calculated to 32.5°C (90.5°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Borroloola?

In May, the average relative humidity in Borroloola is 53%.

How many days does it rain in May in Borroloola?

In Borroloola, in May, during 3.9 rainfall days, 7mm (0.28") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

In Borroloola, Australia, the average length of the day in May is 11.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Borroloola have in May?

In Borroloola, Australia, the average sunshine in May is 8.8h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Borroloola?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in May in Borroloola?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Borroloola is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average high temperature in May: 30.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is November (37°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (28.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 19.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (27.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (15.8°C).

Average humidity in May - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average humidity in May: 53%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and March (64%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are June and August (49%).

Average rainfall in May - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average rainfall in May: 7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (154mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 3.9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (20.6 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is August (0.5 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average daylight in May: 11.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.8h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11.7h).
The month with least sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 8.3h).

Average UV index in May - Borroloola, Australia
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, October and November (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 6).