Manama
Bahrain
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Manama, Bahrain

The colorful night view of Manama, Bahrain, with the view of the World Trade Centre of Bahrain
The colorful night view of Manama, Bahrain, with the view of the World Trade Centre of Bahrain
May, the last month of the spring, in Manama, is a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 34.1°C (93.4°F) and an average low of 26°C (78.8°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a moderately hot 29.2°C (84.6°F) in April, to a tropical 34.1°C (93.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Manama, is 26°C (78.8°F).

Rainfall

May is the last month it rains. During 0.2 rainfall days, Manama aggregates 1.1mm (0") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Manama, there are 9.9 rainfall days, and 70.8mm (2.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Manama is 27.8°C (82°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.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 13.4h.

Sunshine

In Manama, the average sunshine in May is 9.9h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Manama, Bahrain. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. 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 Manama?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Manama, is 34.1°C (93.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 26°C (78.8°F).

What is the last month it rains in Manama?

May is the last month it rains in Manama. During 0.2 rainfall days, in May, Manama aggregates 1.1mm (0") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in May in Manama?

In Manama, in May, the average water temperature is 27.8°C (82°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 Manama have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Manama, Bahrain, is 13.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Manama have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 9.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Manama?

Months with the highest UV index in Manama are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in May in Manama?

In Manama, Bahrain, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average high temperature in May: 34.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (38°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 26°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (30.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.1°C).

Average rainfall in May - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (16mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average rainfall days in May: 0.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (2 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average sea temperature in May: 27.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (18.5°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average daylight in May: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.9h

The month with most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
Months with least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.3).

Average UV index in May - Manama, Bahrain
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 5).