Antananarivo
Madagascar
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Antananarivo, Madagascar

An old building in the royal palace complex of Antananarivo, in the Republic of Madagascar
An old building in the royal palace complex of Antananarivo, in the Republic of Madagascar
The last month of the autumn, May, is another warm month in Antananarivo, Madagascar, with temperature in the range of an average high of 23.2°C (73.8°F) and an average low of 12.3°C (54.1°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in April - a still moderately hot 23.2°C (73.8°F). In Antananarivo, the average low-temperature is 12.3°C (54.1°F).

Humidity

In Antananarivo, the average relative humidity is 78.5%.

Rainfall

In Antananarivo, in May, during 2 rainfall days, 22.5mm (0.9") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 90 rainfall days, and 1456.3mm (57.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Antananarivo, the average length of the day is 11.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Antananarivo, Madagascar, is 7.4h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Antananarivo is 8. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected eyes and skin can be burned and damaged quickly. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Antananarivo?

In May, the average high-temperature is 23.2°C (73.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 12.3°C (54.1°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Antananarivo?

The average relative humidity in May in Antananarivo, Madagascar, is 78.5%.

How much does it rain in Antananarivo in May?

In Antananarivo, Madagascar, in May, it is raining for 2 days, with typically 22.5mm (0.9") of accumulated precipitation.

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

The average length of the day in May in Antananarivo, Madagascar, is 11.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Antananarivo have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Antananarivo, Madagascar, is 7.4h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Antananarivo?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Antananarivo, Madagascar, is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Average high temperature in May: 23.2°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is November (26.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (20.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 12.3°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (16.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (9.5°C).

Average humidity in May - Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Average humidity in May: 78.5%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81.5%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is October (67%).

Average rainfall in May - Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall in May: 22.5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (309.9mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is June (7.7mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Average rainfall days in May: 2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are August and September (1 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Average daylight in May: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7.4h

The month with most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 8.3h).
Months with least sunshine are February and March (Average sunshine: 6.4).

Average UV index in May - Antananarivo, 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).