May weather forecast
Mamoudzou, Mayotte

Water splashing onto the brown sandy beach of Virgen Boueni in Mamoudzou, Mayotte
Water splashing onto the brown sandy beach of Virgen Boueni in Mamoudzou, Mayotte

Weather in May

May, the last month of the autumn in Mamoudzou, is another warm month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 22°C (71.6°F) and 28°C (82.4°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 May, the rain falls for 6 days. Throughout May, 72mm (2.83") of precipitation is accumulated. Throughout the year, in Mamoudzou, Mayotte, there are 124 rainfall days, and 1425mm (56.1") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature is 28°C (82.4°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 Mamoudzou, the average length of the day in May is 11h and 32min.
On the first day of May in Mamoudzou, sunrise is at 06:06 and sunset at 17:45. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:13 and sunset at 17:39 EAT.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 9h.

UV index

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Mamoudzou is 9. A UV Index of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 9 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take extra precautions. Fair-skinned individuals may get burned in less than 10 minutes. 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. 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.
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FAQ

What are the warmest months in Mamoudzou?

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

How many days does it rain in May in Mamoudzou?

In Mamoudzou, Mayotte, during May, the rain falls for 6 days and regularly aggregates up to 72mm (2.83") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in May in Mamoudzou?

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

What is the average length of the day in May in Mamoudzou?

In Mamoudzou, Mayotte, the average day length in May is 11h and 32min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Mamoudzou?

On the first day of May in Mamoudzou, Mayotte, sunrise is at 06:06 and sunset at 17:45. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 06:13 and sunset at 17:39 EAT.

How many hours of sunshine does Mamoudzou have in May?

The average sunshine duration in May in Mamoudzou is 9h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Mamoudzou?

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 9. A UV Index value of 8 to 10 symbolizes a very high hazard to health from unprotected exposure to UV radiation.

Average temperature in May
Mamoudzou, Mayotte

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

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

  • Average low temperature in May: 22°C

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

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Average rainfall in May
Mamoudzou, Mayotte

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 least rainfall) is September (30mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Mamoudzou, Mayotte

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 least rainy days is July (4 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Mamoudzou, Mayotte

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

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

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Mamoudzou, Mayotte

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Mamoudzou, Mayotte
  • Average daylight in May: 11h and 32min

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 12h and 52min).
The month with the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11h and 23min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

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

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Average UV index in May
Mamoudzou, Mayotte

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

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

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