Gabu
Guinea-Bissau
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Gabu, Guinea-Bissau

May, the last month of the spring, in Gabu, is another torrid month, with average temperature ranging between max 38°C (100.4°F) and min 24°C (75.2°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are April and May, with an average high-temperature of 38°C (100.4°F).

Rainfall

In Gabu, during 4 rainfall days, 39mm (1.5") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Gabu, during the entire year, the rain falls for 80 days and collects up to 1426mm (56.1") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Gabu, the average length of the day in May is 12.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Gabu is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Gabu are February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in 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. 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.

What is the warmest month in Gabu?

Warmest months in Gabu, Guinea-Bissau, are April and May, with an average high-temperature of 38°C (100.4°F).

What is the temperature in May in Gabu?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Gabu, Guinea-Bissau, is 38°C (100.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Gabu?

In Gabu, Guinea-Bissau, in May, it is raining for 4 days, with typically 39mm (1.5") of accumulated precipitation.

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

The average length of the day in May in Gabu, Guinea-Bissau, is 12.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Gabu have in May?

In Gabu, Guinea-Bissau, the average sunshine in May is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Gabu?

Months with the highest UV index in Gabu are February through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in May in Gabu?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Gabu, Guinea-Bissau
  • Average high temperature in May: 38°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April and May (38°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and August (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and December (16°C).

Average rainfall in May - Gabu, Guinea-Bissau
  • Average rainfall in May: 39mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (398mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January, February and March (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Gabu, Guinea-Bissau
  • Average rainfall days in May: 4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (20 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, March and December (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gabu, Guinea-Bissau
  • Average daylight in May: 12.7h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.8h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h

Months with most sunshine are February, March and April (Average sunshine: 9h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in May - Gabu, Guinea-Bissau
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).