N'Djamena
Chad
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
N'Djamena, Chad

May, the last month of the spring, in N'Djamena, is another very hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 39.9°C (103.8°F) and 25.8°C (78.4°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a sweltering 39.9°C (103.8°F). The average low-temperature, is 25.8°C (78.4°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in N'Djamena is 39%.

Rainfall

In N'Djamena, in May, it is raining for 6 days, with typically 25.8mm (1") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in N'Djamena, Chad, there are 60 rainfall days, and 510.3mm (20.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In N'Djamena, the average length of the day is 12.7h.

Sunshine

In N'Djamena, the average sunshine in May is 9.2h.

UV index

February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in N'Djamena. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise.

What is the temperature in May in N'Djamena?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 39.9°C (103.8°F), while the average low-temperature is 25.8°C (78.4°F).

What is the average humidity in May in N'Djamena?

In N'Djamena, the average relative humidity in May is 39%.

How much does it rain in N'Djamena in May?

In N'Djamena, during May, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 25.8mm (1") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does N'Djamena have in May?

In N'Djamena, Chad, the average length of the day in May is 12.7h.

How long on average sun shines in May in N'Djamena?

The average sunshine in May is 9.2h.

When is the highest UV index in N'Djamena?

Months with the highest UV index in N'Djamena, Chad, are February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in May in N'Djamena?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in N'Djamena, Chad, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - N
  • Average high temperature in May: 39.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (41°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (31.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 25.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.3°C).

Average humidity in May - N
  • Average humidity in May: 39%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (76%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (21%).

Average rainfall in May - N
  • Average rainfall in May: 25.8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (174.4mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, February and December (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - N
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February and December (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - N
  • Average daylight in May: 12.7h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.2h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6.5h).

Average UV index in May - N
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).