Suva
Fiji
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Suva, Fiji

The ancient building hosting the Government offices of Suva city, in Fiji
The ancient building hosting the Government offices of Suva city, in Fiji
May, the last month of the autumn, in Suva, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 22°C (71.6°F) and an average high of 28°C (82.4°F).

Temperature

In Suva, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still warm 28°C (82.4°F). In Suva, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Suva, Fiji, during May, the rain falls for 19 days and regularly aggregates up to 257mm (10.1") of precipitation. In Suva, during the entire year, the rain falls for 222 days and collects up to 2977mm (117.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Suva, the average water temperature is 27°C (80.6°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In Suva, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are January, February, May, June, November and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Suva is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 8 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in May in Suva?

In Suva, Fiji, in May, the average high-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Suva in May?

In Suva, Fiji, during May, the rain falls for 19 days and regularly aggregates up to 257mm (10.1") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in May in Suva?

In Suva, in May, the average water temperature is 27°C (80.6°F). For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

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

In Suva, the average length of the day in May is 11.3h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Suva?

January, February, May, June, November and December, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Suva, Fiji.

How long on average sun shines in May in Suva?

The average sunshine in May in Suva is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Suva?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Suva, Fiji
  • Average high temperature in May: 28°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February, March, April and December (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (26°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March, April and December (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July and August (20°C).

Average rainfall in May - Suva, Fiji
  • Average rainfall in May: 257mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (368mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (125mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Suva, Fiji
  • Average rainfall days in May: 19 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September, October, November and December (17 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Suva, Fiji
  • Average sea temperature in May: 27°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (25°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Suva, Fiji
  • Average daylight in May: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, May, June, November and December (Average sunshine: 6h).
Months with least sunshine are March, April, July, August, September and October (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in May - Suva, Fiji
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).