Kudahuvadhoo
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Kudahuvadhoo, Maldives

The last month of the spring, May, is also a hot month in Kudahuvadhoo, Maldives, with temperature in the range of an average low of 26°C (78.8°F) and an average high of 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

In Kudahuvadhoo, the average high-temperature in May is relatively the same as in April - a still hot 31°C (87.8°F). In Kudahuvadhoo, in May, the average low-temperature is 26°C (78.8°F).

Rainfall

In Kudahuvadhoo, in May, during 15 rainfall days, 211mm (8.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Kudahuvadhoo, Maldives, there are 139 rainfall days, and 1938mm (76.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Kudahuvadhoo is 29.5°C (85.1°F). Water temperature between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) is regarded as very warm and enjoyable by all. With these temperatures, water activities are pleasurable, without feeling uncomfortable for prolonged periods.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 12.2h.

Sunshine

In Kudahuvadhoo, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the temperature in May in Kudahuvadhoo?

In Kudahuvadhoo, in May, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 26°C (78.8°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Kudahuvadhoo?

In Kudahuvadhoo, Maldives, in May, during 15 rainfall days, 211mm (8.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in May in Kudahuvadhoo?

In Kudahuvadhoo, in May, the average water temperature is 29.5°C (85.1°F). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

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

In Kudahuvadhoo, the average length of the day in May is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Kudahuvadhoo have in May?

The average sunshine in May in Kudahuvadhoo is 8h.

When is the highest UV index in Kudahuvadhoo?

January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Kudahuvadhoo, Maldives.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Kudahuvadhoo?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Kudahuvadhoo, Maldives
  • Average high temperature in May: 31°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (32°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 26°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are April, May and June (26°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February, March, July, August, September, October, November and December (25°C).

Average rainfall in May - Kudahuvadhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall in May: 211mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (229mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (68mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Kudahuvadhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are May, August, September and October (15 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (5 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Kudahuvadhoo, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in May: 29.5°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is April (29.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28.1°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Kudahuvadhoo, Maldives
  • Average daylight in May: 12.2h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
Months with shortest days are January, February, November and December (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 6h).

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

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