May weather forecast and climate
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Weather in May

May, the last month of the autumn, in Cap Malheureux, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature varying between 23.6°C (74.5°F) and 25.8°C (78.4°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - a still moderately hot 25.8°C (78.4°F). In May, in Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, the average low-temperature is 23.6°C (74.5°F).

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity in Cap Malheureux is 75%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 13.8 days. Throughout May, 21mm (0.83") of precipitation is accumulated. In Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, during the entire year, the rain falls for 177.1 days and collects up to 480mm (18.9") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, the average length of the day in May is 11.2h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 6.6h.

UV index

Months with the lowest UV index in Cap Malheureux are May through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 6 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Cap Malheureux?

In Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, the average relative humidity in May is 75%.

How many days does it rain in May in Cap Malheureux?

In Cap Malheureux, during May, the rain falls for 13.8 days and regularly aggregates up to 21mm (0.83") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Cap Malheureux?

In Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, the average seawater temperature in May is 26.8°C (80.2°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 Cap Malheureux have in May?

In Cap Malheureux, the average length of the day in May is 11.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cap Malheureux have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 6.6h.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Cap Malheureux?

Months with the lowest UV index are May through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Cap Malheureux?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Cap Malheureux, Mauritius, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average temperature in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average high temperature in May: 25.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (28.6°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (23.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 23.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (26°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (21.3°C).

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Average pressure in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average pressure in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average pressure in May: 1017.2mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1021mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1011.1mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average wind speed in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average wind speed in May: 19.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (23.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (17.1km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average humidity in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

Months with the highest relative humidity are January, February and March (78%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are August and September (73%).

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Average rainfall in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average rainfall in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall in May: 21mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (97mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (8mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average rainfall days in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.8 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (20.8 days).
Months with the least rainy days are October and November (9.5 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average sea temperature in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average sea temperature in May: 26.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (28.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is September (23.5°C).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average daylight in May: 11.2h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6.6h

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 10.4h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.3h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average sunshine days in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average sunshine days in May: 12.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is October (17.4 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (5.2 days).

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Average UV index in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average UV index in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average UV index in May: 6

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 6).

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Average cloud cover in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average cloud cover in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average cloud cover in May: 35

Months with the most cloud cover are January and March (Cloud cover 44).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 35).

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Average visibility in May
Cap Malheureux, Mauritius

Average visibility in May - Cap Malheureux, Mauritius
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (10km).

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