May weather forecast
Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

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Weather in May

May sees further weather moderation in Poste de Flacq, Mauritius. This period experiences a distinct drop in temperature and humidity compared to the preceding month of April. Along with this, rainfall reduces almost in half to total 21mm (0.83") over 14 days of the month. The transition to the milder season provides a break from the tropical heat but still maintains warm sea temperatures. Entering into June, there's a hint of further cooling as the area continues to transition into the milder winter months.

Temperature

May's advent in Poste de Flacq denotes a minor fluctuation in the average high-temperature to a still moderately hot 25.8°C (78.4°F) from April's 27.5°C (81.5°F). Maintaining close parity with daytime warmth, the average nocturnal temperature during May stays at a still moderately hot 23.6°C (74.5°F).

Humidity

In Poste de Flacq, the average relative humidity in May is 75%.

Rainfall

In Poste de Flacq, in May, it is raining for 13.8 days, with typically 21mm (0.83") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 177.1 rainfall days, and 480mm (18.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Poste de Flacq, in May, the average water temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F).
Note: A water temperature from 25°C (77°F) to 29°C (84.2°F) is considered very warm and enjoyable, allowing water activities to be pleasant for extended periods without irritation.

Daylight

In Poste de Flacq, the average length of the day in May is 11h and 10min.
On the first day of May in Poste de Flacq, sunrise is at 06:25 and sunset at 17:46. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:36 and sunset at 17:36 +04.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May in Poste de Flacq is 6.6h.

UV index

May through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: In May, the UV index of 6 transforms into the following advice:
Ward off overexposure. Defence against solar harm is crucial. It's important to stay in the shade and limit exposure to the sun from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., when UV radiation is most intense, although remember that shade structures may not provide full sun protection. Employ a wide-brim hat for potent defense against up to 50% of UV rays. Be cautious! Sand and water surfaces make the Sun's UV rays more potent.
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Frequently asked questions

What are the temperatures in Poste de Flacq in May?

During May, Poste de Flacq experiences an average high-temperature of 25.8°C (78.4°F) and a low-temperature of 23.6°C (74.5°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'felt air temperature'), which combines relative humidity and air temperature, in April is calculated to be 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Poste de Flacq?

The average relative humidity in May in Poste de Flacq, Mauritius, is 75%.

How much does it rain in Poste de Flacq in May?

In Poste de Flacq, Mauritius, in May, during 13.8 rainfall days, 21mm (0.83") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Poste de Flacq?

In Poste de Flacq, in May, the average water temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°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 Poste de Flacq?

In May, the average day length in Poste de Flacq, Mauritius, is 11h and 10min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Poste de Flacq?

On the first day of May, sunrise is at 06:25 and sunset at 17:46. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:36 and sunset at 17:36 +04.

How long on average sun shines in May in Poste de Flacq?

In Poste de Flacq, the average sunshine duration in May is 6.6h.

When is the lowest UV index in Poste de Flacq?

May through November, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the lowest UV index in Poste de Flacq.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Poste de Flacq?

In Poste de Flacq, Mauritius, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 6. A UV Index of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high hazard to health from exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Average temperature in May - Poste de Flacq, 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
Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Average pressure in May - Poste de Flacq, 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
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Average wind speed in May - Poste de Flacq, 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
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Average humidity in May - Poste de Flacq, Mauritius
  • Average humidity in May: 75%

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

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Average rainfall in May
Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Average rainfall in May - Poste de Flacq, 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
Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Average rainfall days in May - Poste de Flacq, Mauritius
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13.8 days

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

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Average sea temperature in May
Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Average sea temperature in May - Poste de Flacq, 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
Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Poste de Flacq, Mauritius
  • Average daylight in May: 11h and 1min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13h and 18min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 10h and 54min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6h and 4min

The month with the most sunshine is October (Average sunshine: 10h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 6h and 18min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Average sunshine days in May - Poste de Flacq, 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
Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Average UV index in May - Poste de Flacq, Mauritius
  • Average UV index in May: 6

The months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April and December (UV index 7).
The 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
Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Average cloud cover in May - Poste de Flacq, Mauritius
  • Average cloud cover in May: 35

The 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
Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

Average visibility in May - Poste de Flacq, Mauritius
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

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

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Poste de Flacq, Mauritius

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