Copan Ruinas
Honduras
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Copan Ruinas, Honduras

The last month of the spring, May, is another hot month in Copan Ruinas, Honduras, with average temperature fluctuating between 18°C (64.4°F) and 30°C (86°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are April and May, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F).

Rainfall

In May, in Copan Ruinas, the rain falls for 14 days. Throughout May, 149mm (5.9") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Copan Ruinas, Honduras, there are 192 rainfall days, and 1622mm (63.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 12.8h.

Sunshine

March through May, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Copan Ruinas.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 12 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. 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 are the warmest months in Copan Ruinas?

April and May, with an average high-temperature of 30°C (86°F), are warmest months in Copan Ruinas, Honduras.

What is the temperature in May in Copan Ruinas?

In Copan Ruinas, in May, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Copan Ruinas?

In Copan Ruinas, during May, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 149mm (5.9") of precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in May in Copan Ruinas?

The average length of the day in May is 12.8h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Copan Ruinas?

Months with the most sunshine in Copan Ruinas, Honduras, are March through May, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Copan Ruinas?

In May, the average sunshine in Copan Ruinas, Honduras, is 8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Copan Ruinas?

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Copan Ruinas?

In Copan Ruinas, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average high temperature in May: 30°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April and May (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 18°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, August and September (19°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (15°C).

Average rainfall in May - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average rainfall in May: 149mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (286mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (28mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are June, July, August and September (23 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March and April (7 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average daylight in May: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h

Months with most sunshine are March, April and May (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 5h).

Average UV index in May - Copan Ruinas, Honduras
  • Average UV index in May: 12

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