Gao
Mali
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Gao, Mali

May, the last month of the spring, in Gao, is also a blistering month, with average temperature fluctuating between 42.5°C (108.5°F) and 28.2°C (82.8°F).

Temperature

May is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 42.5°C (108.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 28.2°C (82.8°F).

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 1.3 days. Throughout May, 7.7mm (0.3") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 28.5 rainfall days, and 218.8mm (8.6") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Gao, the average length of the day in May is 12.9h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Gao is 8.9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Gao are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in May transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. 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.

What is the warmest month in Gao?

With an average high-temperature of 42.5°C (108.5°F) and an average low-temperature of 28.2°C (82.8°F), May is the warmest month in Gao.

What is the temperature in May in Gao?

In May, the average high-temperature is 42.5°C (108.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 28.2°C (82.8°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Gao?

In Gao, Mali, during May, the rain falls for 1.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 7.7mm (0.3") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Gao have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Gao is 12.9h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Gao?

In Gao, the average sunshine in May is 8.9h.

When is the highest UV index in Gao?

Months with the highest UV index are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Gao?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Gao is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Gao, Mali
  • Average high temperature in May: 42.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is May (42.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (30.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 28.2°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is June (28.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.8°C).

Average rainfall in May - Gao, Mali
  • Average rainfall in May: 7.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (84.2mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are January and November (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Gao, Mali
  • Average rainfall days in May: 1.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (8.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Gao, Mali
  • Average daylight in May: 12.9h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.1h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.2h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8.9h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 9.4h).
The month with least sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 7.6h).

Average UV index in May - Gao, Mali
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 8).