May weather forecast and climate
El Vicentero, Colombia

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in El Vicentero, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22.2°C (72°F) and an average high of 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a moderately hot 29°C (84.2°F). In May, in El Vicentero, the average low-temperature is 22.2°C (72°F).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at a sweltering 35.9°C (96.6°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. With the 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', 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', or 'feels like', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, wind), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise 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.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. When the relative humidity is high, the evaporation rate is reduced. The warmth is removed from the body at a lower rate, causing the body to retain more heat than it would in dry air. If the body can not disperse the excessive heat and body temperature reaches conditions of hyperthermia, above 37.5°C (99.5°F) to 38.3°C (100.9°F), thermal conditions are potentially life-threatening.

Humidity

The average relative humidity is 85%.

Rainfall

In El Vicentero, in May, it is raining for 25.8 days, with typically 210mm (8.27") of accumulated precipitation. In El Vicentero, during the entire year, the rain falls for 249.8 days and collects up to 1539mm (60.59") of precipitation.

Daylight

In El Vicentero, Colombia, the average length of the day is 12.4h.

Sunshine

May has the least sunshine of the year in El Vicentero, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

May through August, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. 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 El Vicentero?

In El Vicentero, Colombia, in May, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 22.2°C (72°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'real feel'), that combines air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 35.9°C (96.6°F).

What is the average humidity in May in El Vicentero?

In May, the average relative humidity in El Vicentero, Colombia, is 85%.

How many days does it rain in May in El Vicentero?

In May, the rain falls for 25.8 days. Throughout May, 210mm (8.27") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does El Vicentero have in May?

The average length of the day in May is 12.4h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in El Vicentero?

With an average of 6h of sunshine, May has the least sunshine of the year in El Vicentero, Colombia.

How many hours of sunshine does El Vicentero have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 6h.

When is the lowest UV index in El Vicentero?

Months with the lowest UV index in El Vicentero, Colombia, are May through August, October and December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in May in El Vicentero?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in El Vicentero, Colombia, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
El Vicentero, Colombia

Average temperature in May - El Vicentero, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in May: 29°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (33.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is June (27.6°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (23.9°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June and July (20.8°C).

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Average pressure in May
El Vicentero, Colombia

Average pressure in May - El Vicentero, Colombia
  • Average pressure in May: 1012.7mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1014.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1010.3mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
El Vicentero, Colombia

Average wind speed in May - El Vicentero, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.8km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (8.9km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (4.5km/h).

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Average humidity in May
El Vicentero, Colombia

Average humidity in May - El Vicentero, Colombia
  • Average humidity in May: 85%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June and July (89%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (52%).

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Average rainfall in May
El Vicentero, Colombia

Average rainfall in May - El Vicentero, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in May: 210mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (216mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (13mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
El Vicentero, Colombia

Average rainfall days in May - El Vicentero, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 25.8 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and October (26.8 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (7.3 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
El Vicentero, Colombia

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - El Vicentero, Colombia
  • Average daylight in May: 12.4h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6h

The month with the most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 8.1h).
The month with the least sunshine is May (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average sunshine days in May
El Vicentero, Colombia

Average sunshine days in May - El Vicentero, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in May: 4.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (21.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (2.6 days).

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Average UV index in May
El Vicentero, Colombia

Average UV index in May - El Vicentero, Colombia
  • Average UV index in May: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in May
El Vicentero, Colombia

Average cloud cover in May - El Vicentero, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in May: 56

The month with the most cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 61).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 32).

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Average visibility in May
El Vicentero, Colombia

Average visibility in May - El Vicentero, Colombia
  • Average visibility in May: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are June, July and August (7km).

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