Monkey Mia
Australia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Monkey Mia, Australia

May, the last month of the autumn, in Monkey Mia, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 14°C (57.2°F) and an average high of 26°C (78.8°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a moderately hot 29°C (84.2°F) in April, to a still warm 26°C (78.8°F). In May, in Monkey Mia, Australia, the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

Rainfall

In Monkey Mia, it is raining for 7 days, with typically 35mm (1.4") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Monkey Mia, there are 59 rainfall days, and 211mm (8.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Monkey Mia, Australia, the average seawater temperature is 25°C (77°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 10.9h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Monkey Mia is 8h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Monkey Mia is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in May in Monkey Mia?

In May, in Monkey Mia, Australia, the average high-temperature is 26°C (78.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

How much does it rain in Monkey Mia in May?

In Monkey Mia, Australia, during May, the rain falls for 7 days and regularly aggregates up to 35mm (1.4") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in May in Monkey Mia?

In Monkey Mia, Australia, in May, the average water temperature is 25°C (77°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

How many hours of daylight does Monkey Mia have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Monkey Mia, Australia, is 10.9h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Monkey Mia?

In May, the average sunshine is 8h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Monkey Mia?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average high temperature in May: 26°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (35°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (22°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 14°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and August (10°C).

Average rainfall in May - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average rainfall in May: 35mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (48mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is June (9 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are November and December (2 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average sea temperature in May: 25°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are March and April (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August, September, October and November (22°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average daylight in May: 10.9h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h

Months with most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7h).

Average UV index in May - Monkey Mia, Australia
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 4).