Manadhoo
Maldives
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Manadhoo, Maldives

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

Temperature

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

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout May, 211mm (8.3") of precipitation is accumulated. In Manadhoo, during the entire year, the rain falls for 141 days and collects up to 1938mm (76.3") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

Months with the warmest seawater are April and May, with an average sea temperature of 29.8°C (85.6°F).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In Manadhoo, the average sunshine is 7h.

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 reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin 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 temperature in May in Manadhoo?

In Manadhoo, 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 Manadhoo?

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

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Manadhoo?

April and May, with an average sea temperature of 29.8°C (85.6°F), are months with the warmest seawater.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Manadhoo?

In May, the average sea temperature in Manadhoo is 29.8°C (85.6°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.

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

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Manadhoo?

In May, the average sunshine is 7h.

When is the highest UV index in Manadhoo?

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Manadhoo?

In Manadhoo, Maldives, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Manadhoo, 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 - Manadhoo, 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 - Manadhoo, Maldives
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January and February (5 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Manadhoo, Maldives
  • Average sea temperature in May: 29.8°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are April and May (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (28.1°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Manadhoo, Maldives
  • 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

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 - Manadhoo, 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).