May weather forecast
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in São Pedro, Cape Verde, with an average temperature varying between 22°C (71.6°F) and 23.2°C (73.8°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - a warm 23.2°C (73.8°F). The average low-temperature, in May, is 22°C (71.6°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 79%.

Rainfall

The months with the least rainfall are January, March through May Rain falls for 1.4 days and accumulates 1mm (0.04") of rain.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in São Pedro, Cape Verde, is 23°C (73.4°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in May in São Pedro is 12h and 55min.
On the first day of May in São Pedro, sunrise is at 06:14 and sunset at 18:59. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:06 and sunset at 19:09 -01.

Sunshine

May has the most sunshine of the year in São Pedro, with an average of 9.4h of sunshine.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index in São Pedro, Cape Verde, are January through August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 the 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in São Pedro?

In São Pedro, Cape Verde, the average relative humidity in May is 79%.

What is the driest month in São Pedro?

January, March through May are months with the least rain in São Pedro when the rain falls for 1.4 days and typically aggregates up to 1mm (0.04") of rain.

How many days does it rain in May in São Pedro?

In May, in São Pedro, the rain falls for 1.4 days. Throughout May, 1mm (0.04") of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in May in São Pedro?

In São Pedro, in May, the average water temperature is 23°C (73.4°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 23°C (73.4°F).

How many hours of daylight does São Pedro have in May?

In São Pedro, Cape Verde, the average day length in May is 12h and 55min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in São Pedro?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:14 and sunset at 18:59. On the last day of the month, in São Pedro, Cape Verde, sunrise is at 06:06 and sunset at 19:09 -01.

What month has the most sunshine in São Pedro?

With an average of 9.4h of sunshine, May has the most sunshine of the year.

How long on average sun shines in May in São Pedro?

In May, the average sunshine duration in São Pedro, Cape Verde, is 9.4h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in São Pedro?

January through August, November and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in São Pedro.

How high is the UV index in May in São Pedro?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in São Pedro, Cape Verde, is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average temperature in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average high temperature in May: 23.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (26.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (21.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are September and October (25.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (20.7°C).

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Average pressure in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average pressure in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average pressure in May: 1015.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1016.6mbar).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are August and September (1013.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average wind speed in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average wind speed in May: 26.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (28.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (18.2km/h).

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Average humidity in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average humidity in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average humidity in May: 79%

The months with the highest relative humidity are July, August and September (82%).
The months with the lowest relative humidity are January and December (73%).

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Average rainfall in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average rainfall in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall in May: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (31mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January, March, April and May (1mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average rainfall days in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average rainfall days in May: 1.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (9.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average sea temperature in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average sea temperature in May: 23°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (27°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22°C).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average daylight in May: 12h and 55min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 7min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 9min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 9h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7h and 30min).

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Average sunshine days in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average sunshine days in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average sunshine days in May: 28.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is May (28.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (17.8 days).

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Average UV index in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average UV index in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The months with the highest UV index are September and October (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, November and December (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average cloud cover in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average cloud cover in May: 19

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 19).

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Average visibility in May
São Pedro, Cape Verde

Average visibility in May - São Pedro, Cape Verde
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

The months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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