May weather forecast and climate
Pagagusto, Colombia

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Pagagusto, is another tropical month, with average temperature ranging between max 34°C (93.2°F) and min 22.5°C (72.5°F).

Temperature

In Pagagusto, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in April - a still hot 34°C (93.2°F). The average low-temperature, in Pagagusto, is 22.5°C (72.5°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a blazing hot 49.9°C (121.8°F). Be wary - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are highly anticipated. With continued activity, heatstroke is very likely.
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 'real feel', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'feels like', is a measure that combines both air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (metabolic differences, wind, 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 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. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 76%.

Rainfall

In Pagagusto, it is raining for 24.2 days, with typically 120mm (4.72") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Pagagusto, there are 245.7 rainfall days, and 1137mm (44.76") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 12.5h.

Sunshine

In Pagagusto, the average sunshine is 10.4h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. Months with the lowest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 7 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Pagagusto?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Pagagusto, Colombia, is 34°C (93.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 22.5°C (72.5°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is appraised at 49.9°C (121.8°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Pagagusto?

In Pagagusto, Colombia, the average relative humidity in May is 76%.

How much does it rain in Pagagusto in May?

In May, the rain falls for 24.2 days. Throughout May, 120mm (4.72") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

In May, the average length of the day in Pagagusto, Colombia, is 12.5h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Pagagusto?

The average sunshine in May in Pagagusto is 10.4h.

When is the highest UV index in Pagagusto?

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

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

Months with the lowest UV index in Pagagusto are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Pagagusto?

In Pagagusto, Colombia, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Pagagusto, Colombia

Average temperature in May - Pagagusto, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in May: 34°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (36.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is November (33.1°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is March (23.3°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and December (21.9°C).

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Average pressure in May
Pagagusto, Colombia

Average pressure in May - Pagagusto, Colombia
  • Average pressure in May: 1012.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is June (1012.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1011.4mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Pagagusto, Colombia

Average wind speed in May - Pagagusto, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in May: 3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (3.3km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (2.6km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Pagagusto, Colombia

Average humidity in May - Pagagusto, Colombia
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (78%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (64%).

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Average rainfall in May
Pagagusto, Colombia

Average rainfall in May - Pagagusto, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in May: 120mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (133mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (30mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Pagagusto, Colombia

Average rainfall days in May - Pagagusto, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 24.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (24.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (12 days).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Pagagusto, Colombia
  • Average daylight in May: 12.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.6h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.4h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.2h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 8.1).

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Average sunshine days in May
Pagagusto, Colombia

Average sunshine days in May - Pagagusto, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in May: 5.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (15.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is November (5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Pagagusto, Colombia

Average UV index in May - Pagagusto, Colombia
  • Average UV index in May: 7

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Pagagusto, Colombia

Average cloud cover in May - Pagagusto, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in May: 43

The month with the most cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 26).

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Average visibility in May
Pagagusto, Colombia

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

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

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