May weather forecast and climate
Gualtal, Colombia

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Gualtal, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 28.3°C (82.9°F) and 24.9°C (76.8°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are April and May, with an average high-temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 33.8°C (92.8°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, clothing, pregnancy). Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact, and may raise the heat index additionally, by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are particularly important for children. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.

Humidity

May through November, with an average relative humidity of 85%, are the least humid months.

Rainfall

In Gualtal, Colombia, it is raining for 27.8 days, with typically 181mm (7.13") of accumulated precipitation. In Gualtal, Colombia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 307.7 days and collects up to 1662mm (65.43") of precipitation.

Daylight

April through August, with an average of 12.2h of daylight, are months with the longest days.

Sunshine

The average sunshine is 7.2h.

UV index

January, March, May, June, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
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. 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 warmest month in Gualtal?

April and May, with an average high-temperature of 28.3°C (82.9°F), are warmest months in Gualtal, Colombia.

What is the temperature in May in Gualtal?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 28.3°C (82.9°F), while the average low-temperature is 24.9°C (76.8°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in May is appraised at 33.8°C (92.8°F).

What is the least humid month in Gualtal?

May through November, with an average relative humidity of 85%, are the least humid months.

What is the average humidity in May in Gualtal?

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

How much does it rain in Gualtal in May?

In Gualtal, Colombia, in May, during 27.8 rainfall days, 181mm (7.13") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

When are the longest days in Gualtal?

Months with the longest days are April through August, with an average of 12.2h of daylight.

How many hours of daylight does Gualtal have in May?

In Gualtal, the average length of the day in May is 12.2h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Gualtal?

In Gualtal, Colombia, the average sunshine in May is 7.2h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Gualtal?

Months with the lowest UV index in Gualtal are January, March, May, June, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in May in Gualtal?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Gualtal is 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Gualtal, Colombia

Average temperature in May - Gualtal, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in May: 28.3°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April and May (28.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (27.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 24.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is September (23.9°C).

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Average pressure in May
Gualtal, Colombia

Average pressure in May - Gualtal, Colombia
  • Average pressure in May: 1011.6mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is September (1011.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1010.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Gualtal, Colombia

Average wind speed in May - Gualtal, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in May: 11.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is September (14.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is March (8.1km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Gualtal, Colombia

Average humidity in May - Gualtal, Colombia
  • Average humidity in May: 85%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February, March, April and December (86%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (85%).

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Average rainfall in May
Gualtal, Colombia

Average rainfall in May - Gualtal, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in May: 181mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (250mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is August (65mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Gualtal, Colombia

Average rainfall days in May - Gualtal, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 27.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (30.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is September (21.1 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Gualtal, Colombia

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gualtal, Colombia
  • Average daylight in May: 12.2h

Months with the longest days are April, May, June, July and August (Average daylight: 12.2h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7.2h

Months with the most sunshine are March and April (Average sunshine: 7.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Gualtal, Colombia

Average sunshine days in May - Gualtal, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in May: 2.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (6.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is December (0.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Gualtal, Colombia

Average UV index in May - Gualtal, Colombia
  • Average UV index in May: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Gualtal, Colombia

Average cloud cover in May - Gualtal, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in May: 57

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 68).
The month with the least cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 52).

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Average visibility in May
Gualtal, Colombia

Average visibility in May - Gualtal, Colombia
  • Average visibility in May: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are June, July, August, September and October (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, November and December (9km).

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