Esperance
Australia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Esperance, Australia

May, the last month of the autumn, in Esperance, is another pleasant month, with average temperature varying between 11°C (51.8°F) and 20.5°C (68.9°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in April - a pleasant 20.5°C (68.9°F). The average low-temperature, is 11°C (51.8°F).

Humidity

In Esperance, the average relative humidity is 59%.

Rainfall

In Esperance, in May, it is raining for 13.7 days, with typically 70.7mm (2.8") of accumulated precipitation. In Esperance, during the entire year, the rain falls for 135.1 days and collects up to 616.4mm (24.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).
Note: For swimming, a surface water temperature of 19°C (66.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Esperance, Australia, is 10.4h.

Sunshine

Months with the least sunshine in Esperance, Australia, are May through July, with an average of 5h of sunshine.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Esperance is 4. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 4 translate into the following recommendations:
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 Esperance?

In May, the average high-temperature is 20.5°C (68.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 11°C (51.8°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Esperance?

In Esperance, Australia, the average relative humidity in May is 59%.

How much does it rain in Esperance in May?

In May, in Esperance, the rain falls for 13.7 days. Throughout May, 70.7mm (2.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Esperance?

In May, the average sea temperature in Esperance, Australia, is 19°C (66.2°F). Swimming in 19°C (66.2°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

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

The average length of the day in May in Esperance, Australia, is 10.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Esperance?

May through July, with an average of 5h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Esperance?

In Esperance, Australia, the average sunshine in May is 5h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Esperance?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 4. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Esperance, Australia
  • Average high temperature in May: 20.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (26.2°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (17.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 11°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (16.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (8.3°C).

Average humidity in May - Esperance, Australia
  • Average humidity in May: 59%

The month with the highest relative humidity is June (61%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and October (57%).

Average rainfall in May - Esperance, Australia
  • Average rainfall in May: 70.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (97mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (18.9mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Esperance, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.9 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (5.5 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Esperance, Australia
  • Average sea temperature in May: 19°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are February and March (20°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (16°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Esperance, Australia
  • Average daylight in May: 10.4h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 14.4h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 9.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 5h

Months with most sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are May, June and July (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in May - Esperance, Australia
  • Average UV index in May: 4

Months with the highest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 2).