May weather forecast and climate
Kuwait City, Kuwait

Brown sandy shores overlooking the cityscape of Kuwait city, in Kuwait
Brown sandy shores overlooking the cityscape of Kuwait city, in Kuwait
May, the last month of the spring, in Kuwait City, is a torrid month, with average temperature fluctuating between 35.2°C (95.4°F) and 29.1°C (84.4°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 26°C (78.8°F) and only 2.3 rainfall days, with 4mm (0.16") of accumulated rainfall, makes May the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In Kuwait City, the average high-temperature rises, from a warm 28.5°C (83.3°F) in April, to a sweltering 35.2°C (95.4°F). In Kuwait City, in May, the average low-temperature is 29.1°C (84.4°F).

Humidity

In Kuwait City, the average relative humidity is 34%.

Rainfall

May is the last month it rains in Kuwait City. During 2.3 rainfall days, in May, Kuwait City aggregates 4mm (0.16") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 31.5 rainfall days, and 86mm (3.39") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Kuwait City, in May, the average water temperature is 26°C (78.8°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

The average length of the day in Kuwait City is 13.6h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Kuwait City is 12.1h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 interpret into the following advice:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. 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 Kuwait City?

In Kuwait City, in May, the average high-temperature is 35.2°C (95.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 29.1°C (84.4°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Kuwait City?

The average relative humidity in May is 34%.

What is the last month it rains in Kuwait City?

May is the last month it rains in Kuwait City, Kuwait. During 2.3 rainfall days, in May, Kuwait City aggregates 4mm (0.16") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in May in Kuwait City?

In Kuwait City, Kuwait, in May, the average water temperature is 26°C (78.8°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Kuwait City have in May?

In May, the average length of the day is 13.6h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kuwait City have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Kuwait City is 12.1h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Kuwait City?

Months with the highest UV index in Kuwait City, Kuwait, are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 9.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Kuwait City?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average high temperature in May: 35.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (41.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 29.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (34.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.5°C).

Average pressure in May - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average pressure in May: 1006.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is December (1019.5mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (996.6mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average wind speed in May: 16.3km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is June (21.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is October (15.5km/h).

Average humidity in May - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average humidity in May: 34%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (50%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is June (25%).

Average rainfall in May - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average rainfall in May: 4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (34mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are June, July, August and September (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (6.1 days).
Months with the least rainy days are June, July and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average sea temperature in May: 26°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (32°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (17°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average daylight in May: 13.6h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 12.1h

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is January (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

Average sunshine days in May - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average sunshine days in May: 26.6 days

The month with the most sunshine days is July (31 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (22 days).

Average UV index in May - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average UV index in May: 9

Months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 9).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, November and December (UV index 5).

Average visibility in May - Kuwait City, Kuwait
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).