May weather forecast and climate
Sucarabuena, Colombia

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is also a hot month in Sucarabuena, Colombia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 26.8°C (80.2°F) and an average high of 30.8°C (87.4°F).

Temperature

In Sucarabuena, Colombia, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in April - a still hot 30.8°C (87.4°F). In May, in Sucarabuena, the average low-temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to a torrid 39.5°C (103.1°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', 'real feel', or 'feels like', is what the temperature feels like to the human body when the air temperature is combined with the relative humidity. Additional factors like pregnancy, clothing, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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 surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In Sucarabuena, the average relative humidity is 78%.

Rainfall

In Sucarabuena, during May, the rain falls for 24.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 135mm (5.31") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Sucarabuena, there are 210.6 rainfall days, and 1115mm (43.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Sucarabuena is 12.6h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 10.7h.

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 estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and utilize sun safety practices. Protection against the skin and eye damage is required. 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 Sucarabuena?

In May, in Sucarabuena, the average high-temperature is 30.8°C (87.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that represents influence of the relative humidity to air temperaure, in May is appraised at 39.5°C (103.1°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Sucarabuena?

In May, the average relative humidity in Sucarabuena is 78%.

How much does it rain in Sucarabuena in May?

In Sucarabuena, during May, the rain falls for 24.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 135mm (5.31") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Sucarabuena have in May?

In Sucarabuena, the average length of the day in May is 12.6h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Sucarabuena?

In May, the average sunshine in Sucarabuena, Colombia, is 10.7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Sucarabuena?

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

When is the lowest UV index in Sucarabuena?

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Sucarabuena?

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

Average temperature in May
Sucarabuena, Colombia

Average temperature in May - Sucarabuena, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in May: 30.8°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February, June and July (31.1°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are October and November (29.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 26.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (26.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (25.8°C).

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Average pressure in May
Sucarabuena, Colombia

Average pressure in May - Sucarabuena, Colombia
  • Average pressure in May: 1009.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1009.6mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1008.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Sucarabuena, Colombia

Average wind speed in May - Sucarabuena, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in May: 11.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is March (22km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (10.9km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Sucarabuena, Colombia

Average humidity in May - Sucarabuena, Colombia
  • Average humidity in May: 78%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (71%).

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Average rainfall in May
Sucarabuena, Colombia

Average rainfall in May - Sucarabuena, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in May: 135mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (221mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (3mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Sucarabuena, Colombia

Average rainfall days in May - Sucarabuena, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 24.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (28.2 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (2.6 days).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Sucarabuena, Colombia
  • Average daylight in May: 12.6h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.7h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7.4h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Sucarabuena, Colombia

Average sunshine days in May - Sucarabuena, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in May: 5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (25.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (1.9 days).

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Average UV index in May
Sucarabuena, Colombia

Average UV index in May - Sucarabuena, 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
Sucarabuena, Colombia

Average cloud cover in May - Sucarabuena, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in May: 35

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 38).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 15).

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Average visibility in May
Sucarabuena, Colombia

Average visibility in May - Sucarabuena, Colombia
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

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

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