Mamoudzou
Mayotte
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Mamoudzou, Mayotte

Water splashing onto the brown sandy beach of Virgen Boueni in Mamoudzou, Mayotte, with a view of trees and rocks along the edge
Water splashing onto the brown sandy beach of Virgen Boueni in Mamoudzou, Mayotte, with a view of trees and rocks along the edge
May, the last month of the autumn, in Mamoudzou, is another warm month, with average temperature ranging between max 28°C (82.4°F) and min 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are January through May, November and December, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F).

Rainfall

In Mamoudzou, during 6 rainfall days, 72mm (2.83") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, there are 124 rainfall days, and 1425mm (56.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Mamoudzou, Mayotte, is 28°C (82.4°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 in Mamoudzou is 11.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Mamoudzou is 9h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Mamoudzou is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 9 translate into the following recommendations:
Take extra precautions. Protection against sun damage is required. 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.

What is the warmest month in Mamoudzou?

January through May, November and December, with an average high-temperature of 28°C (82.4°F), are warmest months.

What is the temperature in May in Mamoudzou?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Mamoudzou, Mayotte, is 28°C (82.4°F), while the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Mamoudzou in May?

In May, in Mamoudzou, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout May, 72mm (2.83") of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in May in Mamoudzou?

In May, the average sea temperature in Mamoudzou, Mayotte, is 28°C (82.4°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 Mamoudzou?

The average length of the day in May is 11.5h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Mamoudzou?

The average sunshine in May in Mamoudzou is 9h.

How high is the UV index in May in Mamoudzou?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Mamoudzou is 9. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Mamoudzou, Mayotte
  • Average high temperature in May: 28°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are January, February, March, April, May, November and December (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are June, July, August and September (26°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February and March (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are August and September (19°C).

Average rainfall in May - Mamoudzou, Mayotte
  • Average rainfall in May: 72mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (312mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is September (30mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Mamoudzou, Mayotte
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (4 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Mamoudzou, Mayotte
  • Average sea temperature in May: 28°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (26°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Mamoudzou, Mayotte
  • Average daylight in May: 11.5h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

Months with most sunshine are August, September, October and November (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February and March (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in May - Mamoudzou, Mayotte
  • Average UV index in May: 9

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 8).