May weather forecast and climate
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in La Vanguardia, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 27.2°C (81°F) and 18.5°C (65.3°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in April - a still moderately hot 27.2°C (81°F). The average low-temperature, is 18.5°C (65.3°F).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is calculated to a tropical 30.3°C (86.5°F). Exhaustion is likely with prolonged exposure and activity. Sustaining activity may result in heat cramps.
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 'feels like', 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', is a measure of how hot it feels when the actual air humidity is factored in. Additional factors like activity, differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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 especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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

The average relative humidity in La Vanguardia is 81%.

Rainfall

In La Vanguardia, during 13.1 rainfall days, 64mm (2.52") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 145.5 rainfall days, and 496mm (19.53") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In La Vanguardia, the average length of the day in May is 12.3h.

Sunshine

In La Vanguardia, the average sunshine in May is 8.3h.

UV index

February through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 6 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in La Vanguardia?

In May, in La Vanguardia, the average high-temperature is 27.2°C (81°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is calculated to 30.3°C (86.5°F).

What is the average humidity in May in La Vanguardia?

The average relative humidity in May is 81%.

How many days does it rain in May in La Vanguardia?

In May, in La Vanguardia, Colombia, the rain falls for 13.1 days. Throughout May, 64mm (2.52") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in May in La Vanguardia?

The average length of the day in May in La Vanguardia is 12.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does La Vanguardia have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 8.3h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in La Vanguardia?

Months with the lowest UV index in La Vanguardia are February through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

How high is the UV index in May in La Vanguardia?

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

Average temperature in May
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average temperature in May - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in May: 27.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (26.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 18.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (20.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (17.1°C).

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Average pressure in May
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average pressure in May - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average pressure in May: 1013.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1014.9mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011.2mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average wind speed in May - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in May: 4.9km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are January and February (7.8km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are June and July (4.8km/h).

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Average humidity in May
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average humidity in May - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average humidity in May: 81%

Months with the highest relative humidity are June and July (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (55%).

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Average rainfall in May
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average rainfall in May - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in May: 64mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (67mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (5mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average rainfall days in May - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (17.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (5.1 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average daylight in May: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.4h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.3h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 10.2h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.7h).

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Average sunshine days in May
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average sunshine days in May - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in May: 16.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (24.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is August (11.6 days).

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Average UV index in May
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average UV index in May - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average UV index in May: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in May
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average cloud cover in May - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in May: 46

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 19).

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Average visibility in May
La Vanguardia, Colombia

Average visibility in May - La Vanguardia, Colombia
  • Average visibility in May: 8km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, June and July (8km).

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