May weather forecast
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Ngaoundere, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 28.6°C (83.5°F) and min 18.9°C (66°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a hot 32.2°C (90°F) in April, to a moderately hot 28.6°C (83.5°F). In Ngaoundere, Cameroon,, the average low-temperature is 18.9°C (66°F).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is computed to be a hot 33.5°C (92.3°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With 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 'real feel', 'feels like', 'apparent temperature', or 'felt air temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, wind, metabolic differences, and pregnancy affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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 May, the average relative humidity is 79%.

Rainfall

In Ngaoundere, during 26.3 rainfall days, 153mm (6.02") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Ngaoundere, there are 197.1 rainfall days, and 1433mm (56.42") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

May through July, with an average of 12.5h of daylight, are months with the longest days.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Ngaoundere is 10.6h.

UV index

In Ngaoundere, the average daily maximum UV index is 6. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Ngaoundere?

In May, in Ngaoundere, the average high-temperature is 28.6°C (83.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.9°C (66°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), which takes the relative humidity and factors it into the air temperature reading, is computed to be 33.5°C (92.3°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Ngaoundere?

In Ngaoundere, the average relative humidity in May is 79%.

How much does it rain in Ngaoundere in May?

In Ngaoundere, Cameroon, during May, the rain falls for 26.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 153mm (6.02") of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Ngaoundere?

Months with the longest days are May through July, with an average of 12.5h of daylight.

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

The average length of the day in May in Ngaoundere is 12.5h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Ngaoundere?

The average sunshine in May in Ngaoundere is 10.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Ngaoundere?

In Ngaoundere, Cameroon, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Average temperature in May - Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Average high temperature in May: 28.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is March (33.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (23.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 18.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (20.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16.4°C).

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Average pressure in May
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Average pressure in May - Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Average pressure in May: 1011.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1013.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is March (1009.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Average wind speed in May - Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Average wind speed in May: 6.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is December (8.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (4.4km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Average humidity in May - Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Average humidity in May: 79%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (92%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is January (22%).

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Average rainfall in May
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Average rainfall in May - Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Average rainfall in May: 153mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (293mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and December (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Average rainfall days in May - Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Average rainfall days in May: 26.3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (30.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (0 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Average daylight in May: 12.5h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 10.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.8h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Average sunshine days in May - Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Average sunshine days in May: 3.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (31 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (0 days).

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Average UV index in May
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Average UV index in May - Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are February and March (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are June, July and August (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in May
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Average cloud cover in May - Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Average cloud cover in May: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 67).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 2).

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Average visibility in May
Ngaoundere, Cameroon

Average visibility in May - Ngaoundere, Cameroon
  • Average visibility in May: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are July, August and September (6km).

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