May weather forecast and climate
Dahab, Egypt

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Dahab, is a hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 31.3°C (88.3°F) and an average low of 22.9°C (73.2°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderately hot 27.4°C (81.3°F) in April, to a hot 31.3°C (88.3°F). In Dahab, the average low-temperature is 22.9°C (73.2°F).

Humidity

In Dahab, the average relative humidity in May is 36%.

Rainfall

May is the last month it rains. During 2 rainfall days, Dahab aggregates 3mm (0.12") of precipitation. In Dahab, during the entire year, the rain falls for 16.6 days and collects up to 44mm (1.73") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Dahab is 24.3°C (75.7°F).
Note: A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24.3°C (75.7°F) water. (FYI: The Olympic swimming competition requires a water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 28°C (82.4°F).)

Daylight

The average length of the day in Dahab is 13.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 12.1h.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 8, are months with the highest UV index in Dahab. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Dahab?

The average relative humidity in May in Dahab is 36%.

What is the last month it rains in Dahab?

May is the last month it rains in Dahab. During 2 rainfall days, in May, Dahab aggregates 3mm (0.12") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in May in Dahab?

In Dahab, the average seawater temperature in May is 24.3°C (75.7°F). A person's cold intolerance, with sunshine, wind, and air temperature, are essential factors for enjoying swimming in 24.3°C (75.7°F) water.

How many hours of daylight does Dahab have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Dahab is 13.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Dahab have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Dahab is 12.1h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Dahab?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 8, are months with the highest UV index in Dahab, Egypt.

How high is the UV index in May in Dahab?

In Dahab, Egypt, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health threat from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average temperature in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • Average high temperature in May: 31.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (34.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (19.7°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (26.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.3°C).

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Average pressure in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average pressure in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • Average pressure in May: 1010.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1018.1mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1006mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average wind speed in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • Average wind speed in May: 16.9km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (18.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is January (13.8km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average humidity in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • Average humidity in May: 36%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, November and December (47%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (35%).

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Average rainfall in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average rainfall in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • Average rainfall in May: 3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (11mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June, July and August (0mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average rainfall days in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (3 days).
Months with the least rainy days are July and August (0 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average sea temperature in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • Average sea temperature in May: 24.3°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (29.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (21.7°C).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • Average daylight in May: 13.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 12.1h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12.5h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and December (Average sunshine: 7.4).

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Average sunshine days in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average sunshine days in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • Average sunshine days in May: 27.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (31 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (26.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average UV index in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 8).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average cloud cover in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • Average cloud cover in May: 6

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 11).
Months with the least cloud cover are June, July, August and September (Cloud cover 1).

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Average visibility in May
Dahab, Egypt

Average visibility in May - Dahab, Egypt
  • 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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