Basse Pointe
Martinique
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Basse Pointe, Martinique

May, the last month of the spring, in Basse Pointe, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low of 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are May through October, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F).

Rainfall

In Basse Pointe, it is raining for 17 days, with typically 197mm (7.8") of accumulated precipitation. In Basse Pointe, Martinique, during the entire year, the rain falls for 221 days and collects up to 2795mm (110") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Basse Pointe, the average seawater temperature is 28°C (82.4°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 Basse Pointe, the average length of the day in May is 12.8h.

Sunshine

January through May and August, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Basse Pointe are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The average daily UV index of 12 in May transform into the following instructions:
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. 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the warmest month in Basse Pointe?

May through October, with an average high-temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are warmest months in Basse Pointe.

What is the temperature in May in Basse Pointe?

In May, in Basse Pointe, Martinique, the average high-temperature is 29°C (84.2°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Basse Pointe?

In May, in Basse Pointe, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout May, 197mm (7.8") of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in May in Basse Pointe?

In Basse Pointe, Martinique, in May, the average water temperature is 28°C (82.4°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Basse Pointe have in May?

In May, the average length of the day is 12.8h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Basse Pointe?

January through May and August, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Basse Pointe.

How long on average sun shines in May in Basse Pointe?

In May, the average sunshine is 8h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Basse Pointe?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Basse Pointe.

What is the UV index reading in May in Basse Pointe?

In Basse Pointe, Martinique, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate hazard to health from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • Average high temperature in May: 29°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May, June, July, August, September and October (29°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February, March and December (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, July and August (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and March (20°C).

Average rainfall in May - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • Average rainfall in May: 197mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (357mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (112mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (27 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (13 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • Average sea temperature in May: 28°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are September and October (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (26°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • Average daylight in May: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, March, April, May and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are June, July, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in May - Basse Pointe, Martinique
  • 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).