Bel Ombre
Mauritius
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Bel Ombre, Mauritius

Clear blue waters on a rocky, sandy beach in Bel Ombre, Mauritius, with palm trees along the shore and mountains in the distance
Clear blue waters on a rocky, sandy beach in Bel Ombre, Mauritius, with palm trees along the shore and mountains in the distance
May, the last month of the autumn, in Bel Ombre, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 25°C (77°F) and 18°C (64.4°F).

Temperature

In Bel Ombre, the average high-temperature in May is relatively the same as in April - a still moderately hot 25°C (77°F). In Bel Ombre, the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

Rainfall

In Bel Ombre, during May, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 132mm (5.2") of precipitation. In Bel Ombre, during the entire year, the rain falls for 209 days and collects up to 1814mm (71.4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Bel Ombre, in May, the average water temperature is 26°C (78.8°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

The average length of the day in Bel Ombre is 11.1h.

Sunshine

April through September, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Bel Ombre.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in May in Bel Ombre?

The average high-temperature, in May, is 25°C (77°F), while the average low-temperature is 18°C (64.4°F).

How much does it rain in Bel Ombre in May?

In May, in Bel Ombre, Mauritius, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout May, 132mm (5.2") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in May in Bel Ombre?

In Bel Ombre, Mauritius, in May, the average water temperature is 26°C (78.8°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 Bel Ombre?

In Bel Ombre, Mauritius, the average length of the day in May is 11.1h.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Bel Ombre?

April through September, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Bel Ombre, Mauritius.

How long on average sun shines in May in Bel Ombre?

In Bel Ombre, the average sunshine in May is 6h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Bel Ombre?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average high temperature in May: 25°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February and March (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (22°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 18°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February and March (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (15°C).

Average rainfall in May - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall in May: 132mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (274mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (67mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is February (21 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are October and November (14 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average sea temperature in May: 26°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is February (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August and September (23°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average daylight in May: 11.1h

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

  • Average sunshine in May: 6h

Months with most sunshine are January, February, March, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7h).
Months with least sunshine are April, May, June, July, August and September (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in May - Bel Ombre, Mauritius
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 6).