Ambodifotatra
Madagascar
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Ambodifotatra, Madagascar

May, the last month of the autumn, in Ambodifotatra, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 19°C (66.2°F) and an average high of 28°C (82.4°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in April - a still moderately hot 28°C (82.4°F). The average low-temperature, in May, is 19°C (66.2°F).

Rainfall

In Ambodifotatra, during May, the rain falls for 18 days and regularly aggregates up to 185mm (7.3") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 223 rainfall days, and 2764mm (108.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, in May, the average water temperature is 27.5°C (81.5°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.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

In Ambodifotatra, the average daily maximum UV index is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 8 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Ambodifotatra?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Ambodifotatra, is 28°C (82.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Ambodifotatra?

In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, in May, during 18 rainfall days, 185mm (7.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in May in Ambodifotatra?

In Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, the average seawater temperature in May is 27.5°C (81.5°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 Ambodifotatra have in May?

In Ambodifotatra, the average length of the day in May is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Ambodifotatra?

In May, the average sunshine in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, is 7h.

How high is the UV index in May in Ambodifotatra?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Ambodifotatra, Madagascar, is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average high temperature in May: 28°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February and March (30°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 19°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March and December (22°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are July, August and September (17°C).

Average rainfall in May - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall in May: 185mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (396mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (96mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall days in May: 18 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are September, October and November (16 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average sea temperature in May: 27.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (24.5°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average daylight in May: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

Months with most sunshine are October and November (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are March, June and July (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in May - Ambodifotatra, Madagascar
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 7).