May weather forecast
Ain Sokhna, Egypt

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Ain Sokhna, is a tropical month, with an average temperature ranging between max 32°C (89.6°F) and min 18°C (64.4°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases from a moderately hot 28°C (82.4°F) in April to a tropical 32°C (89.6°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

Rainfall

May is the last month it rains. During 2 rainfall days, Ain Sokhna aggregates 1mm (0.04") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Ain Sokhna, Egypt, there are 17 rainfall days, and 17mm (0.67") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Ain Sokhna, the average seawater temperature in May is 24°C (75.2°F).
Note: Depending on a person's sensitivity to cold, with regards to sunshine, wind, and air temperature, a quick swim in 24°C (75.2°F) water may be enjoyable. (FYI: The official water temperature required for the Olympic swimming competition is 25°C (77°F) to 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

In Ain Sokhna, the average length of the day in May is 13h and 38min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 5:08 am and sunset at 6:27 pm. On the last day of May, in Ain Sokhna, sunrise is at 4:51 am and sunset at 6:45 pm EET.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May in Ain Sokhna, Egypt, is 11h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 11 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Ain Sokhna?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Ain Sokhna, Egypt, is 32°C (89.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

What is the last month it rains in Ain Sokhna?

May is the last month it rains. During 2 rainfall days, in May, Ain Sokhna aggregates 1mm (0.04") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in May in Ain Sokhna?

In Ain Sokhna, in May, the average water temperature is 24°C (75.2°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24°C (75.2°F) water.

What is the average length of the day in May in Ain Sokhna?

In May, the average day length is 13h and 38min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Ain Sokhna?

On the first day of May in Ain Sokhna, sunrise is at 5:08 am and sunset at 6:27 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 4:51 am and sunset at 6:45 pm EET.

How many hours of sunshine does Ain Sokhna have in May?

In Ain Sokhna, the average sunshine duration in May is 11h.

How high is the UV index in May in Ain Sokhna?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Ain Sokhna, Egypt, is 11. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Ain Sokhna, Egypt

Average temperature in May - Ain Sokhna, Egypt
  • Average high temperature in May: 32°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (36°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 18°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9°C).

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Average rainfall in May
Ain Sokhna, Egypt

Average rainfall in May - Ain Sokhna, Egypt
  • Average rainfall in May: 1mm

The wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are January, February, March and December (3mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Ain Sokhna, Egypt

Average rainfall days in May - Ain Sokhna, Egypt
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are January and February (3 days).
The months with the least rainy days are July, August and September (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Ain Sokhna, Egypt

Average sea temperature in May - Ain Sokhna, Egypt
  • Average sea temperature in May: 24°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August and September (28°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (21°C).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Ain Sokhna, Egypt

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Ain Sokhna, Egypt
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 38min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 1min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 17min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11h

The months with the most sunshine are June and July (Average sunshine: 12h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average UV index in May
Ain Sokhna, Egypt

Average UV index in May - Ain Sokhna, Egypt
  • Average UV index in May: 11

The months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 12).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).

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