May weather forecast
Cobán, Guatemala

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Weather in May

In May, Cobán's weather intensifies, reaching its annual peak of rainfall, with a sudden leap to 324mm (12.76") compared to preceding months. Despite the rain, the city still enjoys a reasonable amount of sunshine, though daylight hours rise slightly. Higher temperatures, coupled with increased humidity, may lead to a more humid experience, though this does not deter the immersive activities the city has to offer.

Temperature

The advent of May in Cobán presents an average high-temperature of a still warm 26.8°C (80.2°F), maintaining a close correlation with the preceding month. During May, the nighttime temperature in Cobán averages to a comfortable 17.5°C (63.5°F).

Humidity

In Cobán, the average relative humidity in May is 82%.

Rainfall

In Cobán, during May, the rain falls for 26.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 324mm (12.76") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 297.8 rainfall days, and 2530mm (99.61") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Cobán is 12h and 51min.
On the first day of May in Cobán, sunrise is at 05:37 and sunset at 18:19. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:29 and sunset at 18:28 CST.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May in Cobán, Guatemala, is 8.9h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Cobán, Guatemala, is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a medium health hazard from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: A daily high UV index of 5 in May leads to these guidelines:
Take necessary precautions - Suggestions to elude sunburn are provided. To protect against the Sun's most potent rays, avoid direct exposure around midday. A hat with a broad brim is indispensable, filtering out up to half of UV rays.
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Frequently asked questions

What is the average May temperature in Cobán?

In May, in Cobán, the average high-temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 17.5°C (63.5°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in April is appraised at 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Cobán?

In Cobán, Guatemala, the average relative humidity in May is 82%.

How many days does it rain in May in Cobán?

In May, the rain falls for 26.5 days. Throughout May, 324mm (12.76") of precipitation is accumulated.

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

In May, the average day length in Cobán, Guatemala, is 12h and 51min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in Cobán?

On the first day of May in Cobán, Guatemala, sunrise is at 05:37 and sunset at 18:19. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:29 and sunset at 18:28 CST.

How long on average sun shines in May in Cobán?

In Cobán, the average sunshine duration in May is 8.9h.

How high is the UV index in May in Cobán?

In Cobán, Guatemala, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index estimate of 3 to 5 represents a moderate health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.
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Average temperature in May
Cobán, Guatemala

Average temperature in May - Cobán, Guatemala
  • Average high temperature in May: 26.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (27.8°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (21.2°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 17.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (17.6°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.5°C).

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Average pressure in May
Cobán, Guatemala

Average pressure in May - Cobán, Guatemala
  • Average pressure in May: 1013mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1017.3mbar).
The months with the lowest atmospheric pressure are May and September (1013mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Cobán, Guatemala

Average wind speed in May - Cobán, Guatemala
  • Average wind speed in May: 4.8km/h

The windiest months (with the highest average wind speed) are March and April (5.5km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is September (4.1km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Cobán, Guatemala

Average humidity in May - Cobán, Guatemala
  • Average humidity in May: 82%

The month with the highest relative humidity is November (91%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (76%).

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Average rainfall in May
Cobán, Guatemala

Average rainfall in May - Cobán, Guatemala
  • Average rainfall in May: 324mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (377mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (71mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Cobán, Guatemala

Average rainfall days in May - Cobán, Guatemala
  • Average rainfall days in May: 26.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (29.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is March (19.4 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Cobán, Guatemala

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Cobán, Guatemala
  • Average daylight in May: 12h and 5min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 0min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 12min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 5min

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 10h and 12min).
The months with the least sunshine are January and November (Average sunshine: 4h and 42min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Cobán, Guatemala

Average sunshine days in May - Cobán, Guatemala
  • Average sunshine days in May: 3.3 days

The month with the most sunshine days is March (8.8 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is September (0.6 days).

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Average UV index in May
Cobán, Guatemala

Average UV index in May - Cobán, Guatemala
  • Average UV index in May: 5

The months with the highest UV index are March and April (UV index 6).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 4).

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Average cloud cover in May
Cobán, Guatemala

Average cloud cover in May - Cobán, Guatemala
  • Average cloud cover in May: 50

The month with the most cloud cover is November (Cloud cover 72).
The month with the least cloud cover is April (Cloud cover 37).

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Average visibility in May
Cobán, Guatemala

Average visibility in May - Cobán, Guatemala
  • Average visibility in May: 7km

The month with the highest visibility is April (8km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January and November (5km).

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Cobán, Guatemala

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