May weather forecast
Zomba, Malawi

Weather in May

May, the last month of the autumn in Zomba, is another warm month, with an average temperature varying between 14.7°C (58.5°F) and 26.1°C (79°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still moderately hot 26.1°C (79°F). The average low-temperature, in Zomba, is 14.7°C (58.5°F).

Humidity

The average relative humidity in May is 76%.

Rainfall

In May, in Zomba, Malawi, the rain falls for 7.2 days. Throughout May, 8mm (0.31") of precipitation is accumulated. In Zomba, during the entire year, the rain falls for 169.2 days and collects up to 1057mm (41.61") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Zomba, the average length of the day in May is 11h and 24min.
On the first day of May in Zomba, Malawi, sunrise is at 05:49 and sunset at 17:22. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:57 and sunset at 17:14 CAT.

Sunshine

In Zomba, the average sunshine in May is 8.9h.

UV index

May through July, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Zomba. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate threat to health from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for the 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Zomba?

In May, the average high-temperature is 26.1°C (79°F), and the average low-temperature is 14.7°C (58.5°F). in March, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is estimated at 32°C (89.6°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Zomba?

In May, the average relative humidity is 76%.

How much does it rain in Zomba in May?

In Zomba, Malawi, in May, it is raining for 7.2 days, with typically 8mm (0.31") of accumulated precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Zomba have in May?

In May, the average day length in Zomba, Malawi, is 11h and 24min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in Zomba?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:49 and sunset at 17:22. On the last day of the month, in Zomba, Malawi, sunrise is at 05:57 and sunset at 17:14 CAT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Zomba?

In May, the average sunshine duration in Zomba, Malawi, is 8.9h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Zomba?

The months with the lowest UV index are May through July, with an average maximum UV index of 5.

What is the UV index reading in May in Zomba?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Zomba is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate vulnerability from exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Zomba, Malawi

Average temperature in May - Zomba, Malawi
  • Average high temperature in May: 26.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (32.4°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (24.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 14.7°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is November (21.3°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is June (13.1°C).

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Average pressure in May
Zomba, Malawi

Average pressure in May - Zomba, Malawi
  • Average pressure in May: 1018.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1021.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1010.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Zomba, Malawi

Average wind speed in May - Zomba, Malawi
  • Average wind speed in May: 5.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (7.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is February (4.9km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Zomba, Malawi

Average humidity in May - Zomba, Malawi
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

The months with the highest relative humidity are February and March (84%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (44%).

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Average rainfall in May
Zomba, Malawi

Average rainfall in May - Zomba, Malawi
  • Average rainfall in May: 8mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (283mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are August and September (3mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Zomba, Malawi

Average rainfall days in May - Zomba, Malawi
  • Average rainfall days in May: 7.2 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (27.4 days).
The month with the least rainy days is September (3.4 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Zomba, Malawi

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Zomba, Malawi
  • Average daylight in May: 11h and 24min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h and 1min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 14min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is September (Average sunshine: 9h and 42min).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6h and 48min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Zomba, Malawi

Average sunshine days in May - Zomba, Malawi
  • Average sunshine days in May: 18.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is September (25.5 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (2 days).

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Average UV index in May
Zomba, Malawi

Average UV index in May - Zomba, Malawi
  • Average UV index in May: 5

The months with the highest UV index are September and October (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are May, June and July (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in May
Zomba, Malawi

Average cloud cover in May - Zomba, Malawi
  • Average cloud cover in May: 36

The months with the most cloud cover are January and February (Cloud cover 54).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 14).

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Average visibility in May
Zomba, Malawi

Average visibility in May - Zomba, Malawi
  • Average visibility in May: 8km

The months with the highest visibility are August, September, October and November (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March and April (7km).

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