Dhidhdhoo
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Dhidhdhoo, Maldives

May, the last month of the spring, in Dhidhdhoo, is also a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 31°C (87.8°F) and 25°C (77°F).

Temperature

January, March through May, November and December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In May, in Dhidhdhoo, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout May, 177mm (7") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 107 rainfall days, and 1635mm (64.4") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

April and May, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Dhidhdhoo. The water temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably regarded as unpleasant. The primary purpose of entering the water - cooling down from sunshine and high temperatures - is lost.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Dhidhdhoo, Maldives, is 7h.

UV index

February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Dhidhdhoo. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the warmest month in Dhidhdhoo?

Warmest months in Dhidhdhoo, Maldives, are January, March through May, November and December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the temperature in May in Dhidhdhoo?

In Dhidhdhoo, Maldives, in May, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How much does it rain in Dhidhdhoo in May?

In Dhidhdhoo, Maldives, during May, the rain falls for 10 days and regularly aggregates up to 177mm (7") of precipitation.

What months are the sea warmest in Dhidhdhoo?

April and May, with an average sea temperature of 30°C (86°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Dhidhdhoo, Maldives. For swimming, other intense water activities, temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably unpleasant, as the water cooling effect is missing.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Dhidhdhoo?

In Dhidhdhoo, Maldives, in May, the average water 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 Dhidhdhoo have in May?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Dhidhdhoo?

In Dhidhdhoo, Maldives, the average sunshine in May is 7h.

When is the highest UV index in Dhidhdhoo?

Months with the highest UV index are February through October, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Dhidhdhoo?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Dhidhdhoo is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Dhidhdhoo, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in May: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, March, April, May, November and December (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July, August and September (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 25°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is April (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and December (23°C).

Average rainfall in May - Dhidhdhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in May: 177mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (276mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (25mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Dhidhdhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (14 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (2 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Dhidhdhoo, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in May: 30°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April and May (30°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, July, August, September, October and December (28°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Dhidhdhoo, Maldives
  • Average daylight in May: 12.4h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July and November (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in May - Dhidhdhoo, Maldives
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).