May weather forecast
Grand Gaube, Mauritius

Weather in May

The last month of the autumn, May, is another warm month in Grand Gaube, Mauritius, with temperature in the range of an average low of 19°C (66.2°F) and an average high of 27°C (80.6°F).

Temperature

In Grand Gaube, Mauritius, the average high-temperature in May is essentially the same as in April - a still moderately hot 27°C (80.6°F). The average low-temperature, in May, is 19°C (66.2°F).

Rainfall

In Grand Gaube, during May, the rain falls for 14 days and regularly aggregates up to 97mm (3.82") of precipitation. In Grand Gaube, during the entire year, the rain falls for 177 days and collects up to 1510mm (59.45") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F).
Note: 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 Grand Gaube, the average length of the day in May is 11h and 10min.
On the first day of May in Grand Gaube, Mauritius, sunrise is at 06:25 and sunset at 17:47. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:36 and sunset at 17:37 +04.

Sunshine

March through September, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 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 the 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 strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

How many days does it rain in May in Grand Gaube?

In Grand Gaube, in May, during 14 rainfall days, 97mm (3.82") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

How warm is the water in May in Grand Gaube?

In Grand Gaube, Mauritius, the average seawater temperature in May is 26.8°C (80.2°F). 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.

How many hours of daylight does Grand Gaube have in May?

The average day length in May in Grand Gaube is 11h and 10min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in Grand Gaube?

On the first day of May, sunrise is at 06:25 and sunset at 17:47. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:36 and sunset at 17:37 +04.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Grand Gaube?

March through September, with an average of 7h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Grand Gaube.

How long on average sun shines in May in Grand Gaube?

In Grand Gaube, Mauritius, the average sunshine duration in May is 7h.

How high is the UV index in May in Grand Gaube?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Grand Gaube, Mauritius, is 7. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health threat from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Grand Gaube, Mauritius

Average temperature in May - Grand Gaube, Mauritius
  • Average high temperature in May: 27°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February and March (30°C).
The months with the lowest average high temperature are June, July and August (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 19°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are January, February and March (22°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (16°C).

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Average rainfall in May
Grand Gaube, Mauritius

Average rainfall in May - Grand Gaube, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall in May: 97mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (242mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is October (50mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Grand Gaube, Mauritius

Average rainfall days in May - Grand Gaube, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall days in May: 14 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and March (17 days).
The months with the least rainy days are September and November (12 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Grand Gaube, Mauritius

Average sea temperature in May - Grand Gaube, 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 (23.4°C).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Grand Gaube, Mauritius

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Grand Gaube, Mauritius
  • Average daylight in May: 11h and 10min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h and 19min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10h and 56min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

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

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Average UV index in May
Grand Gaube, Mauritius

Average UV index in May - Grand Gaube, Mauritius
  • Average UV index in May: 7

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

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