Monkey Bay
Malawi
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Monkey Bay, Malawi

The last month of the autumn, May, is also a moderately hot month in Monkey Bay, Malawi, with temperature in the range of an average low of 18°C (64.4°F) and an average high of 28°C (82.4°F).

Temperature

In Monkey Bay, Malawi, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still warm 28°C (82.4°F). In Monkey Bay, Malawi, in May, the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

Rainfall

May is the last month it rains in Monkey Bay. During 1 rainfall days, in May, Monkey Bay aggregates 6mm (0.2") of precipitation. In Monkey Bay, during the entire year, the rain falls for 76 days and collects up to 953mm (37.5") of precipitation.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 9h.

UV index

In Monkey Bay, the average daily maximum UV index is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 9 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. Protect yourself by liberally applying a sunscreen of at least 30 SPF. Sunscreen prevents sunburn and decreases the damaging effects of Sun's radiation on the immune system.

What is the temperature in May in Monkey Bay?

In May, in Monkey Bay, the average high-temperature is 28°C (82.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

What is the last month it rains in Monkey Bay?

May is the last month it rains. During 1 rainfall days, in May, Monkey Bay aggregates 6mm (0.2") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Monkey Bay have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Monkey Bay is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Monkey Bay?

In Monkey Bay, Malawi, the average sunshine in May is 9h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Monkey Bay?

In Monkey Bay, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 9. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Monkey Bay, Malawi
  • Average high temperature in May: 28°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are October and November (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June and July (26°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 18°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June and July (16°C).

Average rainfall in May - Monkey Bay, Malawi
  • Average rainfall in May: 6mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (256mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June and July (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Monkey Bay, Malawi
  • Average rainfall days in May: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are May, August and September (1 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Monkey Bay, Malawi
  • Average daylight in May: 11.5h

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

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

Months with most sunshine are September and October (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in May - Monkey Bay, Malawi
  • Average UV index in May: 9

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 8).