Akumal
Mexico
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Akumal, Mexico

The last month of the spring, May, is also a hot month in Akumal, Mexico, with average temperature varying between 33°C (91.4°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

May and August, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F), are the warmest months.

Rainfall

In Akumal, during 7 rainfall days, 109mm (4.3") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Akumal, there are 107 rainfall days, and 1421mm (55.9") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Akumal, the average seawater temperature 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.

Daylight

In Akumal, the average length of the day is 13.1h.

Sunshine

March through May, with an average of 8h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

UV index

April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an excessive health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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.

What is the warmest month in Akumal?

May and August, with an average high-temperature of 33°C (91.4°F), are warmest months in Akumal, Mexico.

What is the temperature in May in Akumal?

In May, the average high-temperature is 33°C (91.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Akumal?

In May, the rain falls for 7 days. Throughout May, 109mm (4.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the water temperature in May in Akumal?

In Akumal, Mexico, the average seawater temperature in May 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 Akumal?

In Akumal, the average length of the day in May is 13.1h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Akumal?

Months with the most sunshine are March through May, with an average of 8h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Akumal?

The average sunshine in May in Akumal is 8h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Akumal?

April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Akumal.

What is the UV index reading in May in Akumal?

In Akumal, Mexico, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average high temperature in May: 33°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are May and August (33°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (29°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are June, July, August and September (23°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January and February (18°C).

Average rainfall in May - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average rainfall in May: 109mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (232mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (38mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average rainfall days in May: 7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is September (15 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (3 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average sea temperature in May: 28°C

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average daylight in May: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 8h

Months with most sunshine are March, April and May (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are January, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in May - Akumal, Mexico
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 7).