Palikir
Micronesia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Palikir, Micronesia

The last month of the spring, May, is also a hot month in Palikir, Micronesia, with temperature in the range of an average low of 24°C (75.2°F) and an average high of 31°C (87.8°F).

Temperature

The warmest months are March through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

Rainfall

May is the month with the most rainfall in Palikir. Rain falls for 22 days and accumulates 493mm (19.4") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Palikir. Months with the coldest seawater in Palikir are January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°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.

Daylight

In Palikir, the average length of the day is 12.4h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 5h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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. 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 reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What are the warmest months in Palikir?

Warmest months in Palikir, Micronesia, are March through December, with an average high-temperature of 31°C (87.8°F).

What is the temperature in May in Palikir?

In May, in Palikir, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

How much does it rain in Palikir in May?

In Palikir, in May, during 22 rainfall days, 493mm (19.4") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the rainiest month in Palikir?

The month with the most rainfall in Palikir, Micronesia, is May when the rain falls for 22 days and typically aggregates up to 493mm (19.4") of precipitation.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Palikir?

January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Palikir, Micronesia. 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.

When is the sea coldest in Palikir?

January through December, with an average sea temperature of 29°C (84.2°F), are months with the coldest seawater. 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 sea water temperature in May in Palikir?

In Palikir, the average seawater temperature in May is 29°C (84.2°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 Palikir?

The average length of the day in May in Palikir, Micronesia, is 12.4h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Palikir?

In May, the average sunshine is 5h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Palikir?

Months with the highest UV index are January through November, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Palikir?

In Palikir, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average high temperature in May: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are January, February, March, April, May and December (24°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are June, July, August, September, October and November (23°C).

Average rainfall in May - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average rainfall in May: 493mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is May (493mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is February (264mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 22 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, July, August, October, November and December (23 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is June (20 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average sea temperature in May: 29°C

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

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average daylight in May: 12.4h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.5h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.7h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 5h

Months with most sunshine are March, April, August and September (Average sunshine: 6h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 4h).

Average UV index in May - Palikir, Micronesia
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 11).