Chinguetti
Mauritania
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Chinguetti, Mauritania

May, the last month of the spring, in Chinguetti, is another very hot month, with average temperature varying between 24°C (75.2°F) and 38°C (100.4°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from 35°C (95°F) in April, to a still sweltering 38°C (100.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Chinguetti, is 24°C (75.2°F).

Rainfall

January through March, May through December are months with rainfall in Chinguetti.

Daylight

In Chinguetti, the average length of the day is 13.1h.

Sunshine

April and May, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays 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. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Chinguetti?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Chinguetti, is 38°C (100.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

When does it start to rain in Chinguetti?

May is the first month it rains. Throughout May, Chinguetti receives 1mm (0") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Chinguetti have in May?

In Chinguetti, Mauritania, the average length of the day in May is 13.1h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Chinguetti?

April and May, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Chinguetti?

In Chinguetti, Mauritania, the average sunshine in May is 10h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Chinguetti?

April through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Chinguetti, Mauritania.

What is the UV index reading in May in Chinguetti?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Chinguetti, Mauritania
  • Average high temperature in May: 38°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (42°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (26°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (28°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14°C).

Average rainfall in May - Chinguetti, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall in May: 1mm

Wettest months (with the highest rainfall) are August and September (17mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is April (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Chinguetti, Mauritania
  • Average rainfall days in May: 0 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (2 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April, May, June, October, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Chinguetti, Mauritania
  • Average daylight in May: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

Months with most sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h).

Average UV index in May - Chinguetti, Mauritania
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 7).