May weather forecast and climate
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Weather in May

The last month of the autumn, May, is another warm month in Port Mathurin, Mauritius, with average temperature ranging between min 24.9°C (76.8°F) and max 25.8°C (78.4°F).

Temperature

In Port Mathurin, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still warm 25.8°C (78.4°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 24.9°C (76.8°F).

Humidity

In Port Mathurin, the average relative humidity in May is 76%.

Rainfall

In Port Mathurin, during May, the rain falls for 17.4 days and regularly aggregates up to 26mm (1.02") of precipitation. In Port Mathurin, during the entire year, the rain falls for 214.5 days and collects up to 564mm (22.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Port Mathurin, in May, the average water temperature is 26.4°C (79.5°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 May, the average length of the day is 11.2h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Port Mathurin is 6.2h.

UV index

May through October, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Port Mathurin. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 6 interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Port Mathurin?

The average relative humidity in May in Port Mathurin, Mauritius, is 76%.

How much does it rain in Port Mathurin in May?

In Port Mathurin, Mauritius, in May, during 17.4 rainfall days, 26mm (1.02") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in May in Port Mathurin?

In Port Mathurin, Mauritius, the average seawater temperature in May is 26.4°C (79.5°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 Port Mathurin have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Port Mathurin, Mauritius, is 11.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Port Mathurin have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 6.2h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Port Mathurin?

May through October, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Port Mathurin?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Port Mathurin, Mauritius, is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average temperature in May - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average high temperature in May: 25.8°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is February (27.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is September (23°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 24.9°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is February (27°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is August (22.1°C).

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Average pressure in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average pressure in May - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average pressure in May: 1016.5mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is August (1020.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is February (1011mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average wind speed in May - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average wind speed in May: 28.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is August (33.2km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is February (24km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average humidity in May - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average humidity in May: 76%

Months with the highest relative humidity are November and December (79%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is August (74%).

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Average rainfall in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average rainfall in May - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall in May: 26mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is March (140mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (13mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average rainfall days in May - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.4 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (21.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (11.6 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average sea temperature in May - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average sea temperature in May: 26.4°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is March (28.2°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are August and September (23.3°C).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Port Mathurin, 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: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6.2h

The month with the most sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 9.8h).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6.1h).

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Average sunshine days in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average sunshine days in May - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average sunshine days in May: 7.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is November (9.2 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is February (4.4 days).

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Average UV index in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average UV index in May - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average UV index in May: 6

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

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Average cloud cover in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average cloud cover in May - Port Mathurin, Mauritius
  • Average cloud cover in May: 40

The month with the most cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 46).
The month with the least cloud cover is May (Cloud cover 40).

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Average visibility in May
Port Mathurin, Mauritius

Average visibility in May - Port Mathurin, 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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