May weather forecast and climate
Tamaquito, Colombia

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is another warm month in Tamaquito, Colombia, with average temperature varying between 19.8°C (67.6°F) and 29.6°C (85.3°F).

Temperature

In Tamaquito, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in April - a moderately hot 29.6°C (85.3°F). In May, in Tamaquito, the average low-temperature is 19.8°C (67.6°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to be a sweltering 35.2°C (95.4°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. With exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature', or 'real feel', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. Additional factors like clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 particularly important for children. 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 normally cools itself by perspiration. Excessive warmth is eliminated from the body by evaporation of sweat. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. 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 Tamaquito, the average relative humidity is 75%.

Rainfall

In Tamaquito, Colombia, during May, the rain falls for 30.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 289mm (11.38") of precipitation. In Tamaquito, Colombia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 305.6 days and collects up to 2378mm (93.62") of precipitation.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Tamaquito is 10.5h.

UV index

January, March through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Tamaquito. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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 temperature in May in Tamaquito?

In Tamaquito, Colombia, in May, the average high-temperature is 29.6°C (85.3°F), and the average low-temperature is 19.8°C (67.6°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'real feel', 'apparent temperature'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is calculated to be 35.2°C (95.4°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Tamaquito?

The average relative humidity in May in Tamaquito, Colombia, is 75%.

How many days does it rain in May in Tamaquito?

In Tamaquito, in May, during 30.3 rainfall days, 289mm (11.38") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in May in Tamaquito, Colombia, is 12.6h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Tamaquito?

In May, the average sunshine in Tamaquito is 10.5h.

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

January, March through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Tamaquito.

How high is the UV index in May in Tamaquito?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Tamaquito is 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average temperature in May - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in May: 29.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (31°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (28.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 19.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (20.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is September (18.5°C).

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Average pressure in May
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average pressure in May - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average pressure in May: 1010mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1010.7mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is November (1009.6mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average wind speed in May - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in May: 4.5km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (7.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (4.1km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average humidity in May - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is February (62%).

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Average rainfall in May
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average rainfall in May - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in May: 289mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (333mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (30mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average rainfall days in May - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 30.3 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, August and October (30.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (13.1 days).

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

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

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.7h).
Months with the shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.5h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.5h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average sunshine days in May - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in May: 0.5 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (13.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (0.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Tamaquito, Colombia

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

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Tamaquito, Colombia

Average cloud cover in May - Tamaquito, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in May: 40

Months with the most cloud cover are May and October (Cloud cover 40).
The month with the least cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 17).

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Average visibility in May
Tamaquito, Colombia

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

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

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