May weather forecast and climate
Lagunetas, Colombia

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Lagunetas, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 18.5°C (65.3°F) and max 27.2°C (81°F).

Temperature

In Lagunetas, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still warm 27.2°C (81°F). The average low-temperature, in Lagunetas, Colombia, is 18.5°C (65.3°F).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is appraised at a hot 30.3°C (86.5°F). Constant exposure and activity lead to possible fatigue. Prolonged exercise may result in heat cramps.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. 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 an index that combines air temperature and relative humidity to determine the human-perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like activity, wind, metabolic differences, and clothing affect individual temperature impact. 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.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Lagunetas is 81%.

Rainfall

In Lagunetas, in May, it is raining for 13.1 days, with typically 64mm (2.52") of accumulated precipitation. In Lagunetas, during the entire year, the rain falls for 145.5 days and collects up to 496mm (19.53") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Lagunetas, 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 estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Lagunetas?

In Lagunetas, in May, the average high-temperature is 27.2°C (81°F), and the average low-temperature is 18.5°C (65.3°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, in May is estimated at 30.3°C (86.5°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Lagunetas?

In Lagunetas, the average relative humidity in May is 81%.

How many days does it rain in May in Lagunetas?

In Lagunetas, during May, the rain falls for 13.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 64mm (2.52") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in May in Lagunetas?

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

How many hours of sunshine does Lagunetas have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Lagunetas, Colombia, is 8.3h.

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

February through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Lagunetas.

What is the UV index reading in May in Lagunetas?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Lagunetas is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Lagunetas, Colombia

Average temperature in May - Lagunetas, 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
Lagunetas, Colombia

Average pressure in May - Lagunetas, 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
Lagunetas, Colombia

Average wind speed in May - Lagunetas, 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
Lagunetas, Colombia

Average humidity in May - Lagunetas, 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
Lagunetas, Colombia

Average rainfall in May - Lagunetas, 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
Lagunetas, Colombia

Average rainfall days in May - Lagunetas, 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
Lagunetas, Colombia

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.4h).
Months with the shortest days are January, November and December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • 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
Lagunetas, Colombia

Average sunshine days in May - Lagunetas, 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
Lagunetas, Colombia

Average UV index in May - Lagunetas, 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
Lagunetas, Colombia

Average cloud cover in May - Lagunetas, 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
Lagunetas, Colombia

Average visibility in May - Lagunetas, 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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