Pointe-a-Pitre
Guadeloupe
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe

Mayo, the last month of the spring, in Pointe-a-Pitre, is also a hot month, with average temperature varying between 30.9°C (87.6°F) and 23.6°C (74.5°F).

Temperature

In Mayo, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in Abril - a still hot 30.9°C (87.6°F). In Pointe-a-Pitre, the average low-temperature is 23.6°C (74.5°F).

Rainfall

In Pointe-a-Pitre, during Mayo, the rain falls for 13.1 days and regularly aggregates up to 134.1mm (5.28") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 175.5 rainfall days, and 1616.6mm (63.65") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Pointe-a-Pitre, the average seawater temperature is 27.9°C (82.2°F).
Note: Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In Pointe-a-Pitre, the average length of the day is 12.9h.

Sunshine

In Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, the average sunshine is 6.9h.

UV index

Marzo through Septiembre, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In Mayo, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in Mayo in Pointe-a-Pitre?

In Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, in Mayo, the average high-temperature is 30.9°C (87.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 23.6°C (74.5°F).

How much does it rain in Pointe-a-Pitre in Mayo?

In Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, in Mayo, during 13.1 rainfall days, 134.1mm (5.28") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in Mayo in Pointe-a-Pitre?

In Pointe-a-Pitre, in Mayo, the average water temperature is 27.9°C (82.2°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

What is the average length of the day in Mayo in Pointe-a-Pitre?

In Mayo, the average length of the day is 12.9h.

How many hours of sunshine does Pointe-a-Pitre have in Mayo?

In Pointe-a-Pitre, the average sunshine in Mayo is 6.9h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Pointe-a-Pitre?

Months with the highest UV index in Pointe-a-Pitre are Marzo through Septiembre, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in Mayo in Pointe-a-Pitre?

In Mayo, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average high temperature in May: 30.9°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (31.9°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (29.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 23.6°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June and July (24.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (20.6°C).

Average rainfall in May - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average rainfall in May: 134.1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (214.5mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (60mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (17.5 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (10.7 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average sea temperature in May: 27.9°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is September (29.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (26.6°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average daylight in May: 12.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6.9h

The month with most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 7.1h).
The month with least sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 5.9h).

Average UV index in May - Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).