Magoodhoo
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Magoodhoo, Maldives

May, the last month of the spring, in Magoodhoo, is another tropical month, with average temperature varying between 26°C (78.8°F) and 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In Magoodhoo, in May, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 211mm (8.3") of accumulated precipitation. In Magoodhoo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 139 days and collects up to 1938mm (76.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

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

Months with the longest days are May through July, with an average of 12.3h of daylight.

Sunshine

In Magoodhoo, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

January through May, August through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
In May, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
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. 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Magoodhoo?

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

How much does it rain in Magoodhoo in May?

In Magoodhoo, in May, it is raining for 15 days, with typically 211mm (8.3") of accumulated precipitation.

What months are the sea warmest in Magoodhoo?

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

How warm is the water in May in Magoodhoo?

In May, the average sea temperature in Magoodhoo 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.

When are the longest days in Magoodhoo?

Months with the longest days in Magoodhoo are May through July, with an average of 12.3h of daylight.

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

In Magoodhoo, the average length of the day in May is 12.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Magoodhoo have in May?

In May, the average sunshine in Magoodhoo, Maldives, is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Magoodhoo?

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

What is the UV index intensity in May in Magoodhoo?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Magoodhoo, Maldives, is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Magoodhoo, 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 - Magoodhoo, 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 - Magoodhoo, 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 - Magoodhoo, 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, October and December (28°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Magoodhoo, Maldives
  • Average daylight in May: 12.3h

Months with the longest days are May, June and July (Average daylight: 12.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.9h).

  • 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 - Magoodhoo, 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).