May weather forecast and climate
Toloishipu, Colombia

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is also a hot month in Toloishipu, Colombia, with average temperature ranging between min 25.8°C (78.4°F) and max 32.8°C (91°F).

Temperature

In Toloishipu, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in April - a still tropical 32.8°C (91°F). The average low-temperature, in May, is 25.8°C (78.4°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is calculated to an extremely hot 42.8°C (109°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
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 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', or 'real feel', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (pregnancy, clothing, metabolic differences). 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 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 cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. 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 surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 70%.

Rainfall

In May, in Toloishipu, Colombia, the rain falls for 21.5 days. Throughout May, 81mm (3.19") of precipitation is accumulated. In Toloishipu, Colombia, during the entire year, the rain falls for 234.1 days and collects up to 740mm (29.13") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Toloishipu, the average length of the day in May is 12.7h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Toloishipu is 10.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Toloishipu are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. Months with the lowest UV index in Toloishipu are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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 Toloishipu?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Toloishipu, is 32.8°C (91°F), while the average low-temperature is 25.8°C (78.4°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'apparent temperature'), that combines both air temperature and relative humidity, is evaluated at 42.8°C (109°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Toloishipu?

In Toloishipu, Colombia, the average relative humidity in May is 70%.

How much does it rain in Toloishipu in May?

In Toloishipu, during May, the rain falls for 21.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 81mm (3.19") of precipitation.

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

The average length of the day in May in Toloishipu, Colombia, is 12.7h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Toloishipu?

In May, the average sunshine in Toloishipu, Colombia, is 10.6h.

When is the highest UV index in Toloishipu?

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

When is the lowest UV index in Toloishipu?

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

What is the UV index intensity in May in Toloishipu?

In Toloishipu, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Toloishipu, Colombia

Average temperature in May - Toloishipu, Colombia
  • Average high temperature in May: 32.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (33.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (30.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 25.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.4°C).

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Average pressure in May
Toloishipu, Colombia

Average pressure in May - Toloishipu, Colombia
  • Average pressure in May: 1010.3mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.8mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1009.5mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Toloishipu, Colombia

Average wind speed in May - Toloishipu, Colombia
  • Average wind speed in May: 14.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (17km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (8.7km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Toloishipu, Colombia

Average humidity in May - Toloishipu, Colombia
  • Average humidity in May: 70%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (77%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (67%).

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Average rainfall in May
Toloishipu, Colombia

Average rainfall in May - Toloishipu, Colombia
  • Average rainfall in May: 81mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (171mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (10mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Toloishipu, Colombia

Average rainfall days in May - Toloishipu, Colombia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 21.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (28.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (9.7 days).

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Toloishipu, Colombia
  • Average daylight in May: 12.7h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.6h

Months with the most sunshine are June, July and August (Average sunshine: 11.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Toloishipu, Colombia

Average sunshine days in May - Toloishipu, Colombia
  • Average sunshine days in May: 7.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (13.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is October (1.6 days).

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Average UV index in May
Toloishipu, Colombia

Average UV index in May - Toloishipu, 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
Toloishipu, Colombia

Average cloud cover in May - Toloishipu, Colombia
  • Average cloud cover in May: 36

The month with the most cloud cover is March (Cloud cover 39).
Months with the least cloud cover are July and August (Cloud cover 27).

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Average visibility in May
Toloishipu, Colombia

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

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

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