Redang Island
Malaysia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Redang Island, Malaysia

A view of the rocky white sandy shores of the Marine Park in Redang Island, Malaysia, and small ships ashore
A view of the rocky white sandy shores of the Marine Park in Redang Island, Malaysia, and small ships ashore
May, the last month of the spring, in Redang Island, is also a hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 24°C (75.2°F) and max 32°C (89.6°F).

Temperature

April through June, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Redang Island, during 13 rainfall days, 137mm (5.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In Redang Island, during the entire year, the rain falls for 181 days and collects up to 3099mm (122") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

May and June, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F), are months with the warmest seawater.
Note: The surface water temperatures above 30°C (86°F) are arguably considered as unpleasant for swimming, and any intense water activity, as the refreshing effect of water is missing.

Daylight

The average length of the day in Redang Island is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Redang Island, Malaysia, is 7h.

UV index

January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Redang Island. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the warmest month in Redang Island?

Warmest months are April through June, with an average high-temperature of 32°C (89.6°F).

What is the temperature in May in Redang Island?

In Redang Island, Malaysia, in May, the average high-temperature is 32°C (89.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Redang Island?

In Redang Island, Malaysia, in May, it is raining for 13 days, with typically 137mm (5.4") of accumulated precipitation.

What months are the sea warmest in Redang Island?

May and June, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Redang Island.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Redang Island?

In May, the average sea temperature is 30°C (86°F). The surface water temperatures above 30°C (86°F) are arguably considered as unpleasant for swimming, and any intense water activity, as the refreshing effect of water is missing.

How many hours of daylight does Redang Island have in May?

In Redang Island, the average length of the day in May is 12.4h.

How many hours of sunshine does Redang Island have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Redang Island is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Redang Island?

Months with the highest UV index in Redang Island are January through May, July through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Redang Island?

In Redang Island, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Redang Island, Malaysia
  • Average high temperature in May: 32°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are April, May and June (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and December (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 24°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (24°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (22°C).

Average rainfall in May - Redang Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall in May: 137mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (661mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (93mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Redang Island, Malaysia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is November (24 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February and March (9 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Redang Island, Malaysia
  • Average sea temperature in May: 30°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are May and June (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February and December (27°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Redang Island, Malaysia
  • Average daylight in May: 12.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.5h).
Months with shortest days are January and December (Average daylight: 11.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

Months with most sunshine are March and April (Average sunshine: 8h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in May - Redang Island, Malaysia
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and December (UV index 11).