Tangier
Morocco
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Tangier, Morocco

The last month of the spring, May, is a moderately hot month in Tangier, Morocco, with average temperature varying between 23.6°C (74.5°F) and 14°C (57.2°F).

Temperature

In Tangier, the average high-temperature in May is almost the same as in April - a warm 23.6°C (74.5°F). In Tangier, the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 6.1 days. Throughout May, 37.3mm (1.5") of precipitation is accumulated. In Tangier, during the entire year, the rain falls for 87.6 days and collects up to 735.9mm (29") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Tangier, the average water temperature is 18.8°C (65.8°F).
Note: Swimming in 18.8°C (65.8°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. Controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as surface water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 14.1h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Tangier is 9.6h.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in Tangier is 8. A UV Index reading of 8 to 10 represents a very high health risk from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 8 translate into the following recommendations:
Take special precautions, as unprotected skin can be damaged and can burn quickly. 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. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Tangier?

In May, the average high-temperature is 23.6°C (74.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 14°C (57.2°F).

How much does it rain in Tangier in May?

In May, in Tangier, Morocco, the rain falls for 6.1 days. Throughout May, 37.3mm (1.5") of precipitation is accumulated.

How cold is the water in May in Tangier?

In May, the average sea temperature in Tangier, Morocco, is 18.8°C (65.8°F). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 18.8°C (65.8°F) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 21°C (69.8°F).

How many hours of daylight does Tangier have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Tangier, Morocco, is 14.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Tangier have in May?

In May, the average sunshine is 9.6h.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Tangier?

In Tangier, Morocco, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 8. A UV Index estimate of 8 to 10 represents a very high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average high temperature in May: 23.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (30.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (16.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 14°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (20.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (8.5°C).

Average rainfall in May - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average rainfall in May: 37.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (134.6mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (2.1mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average rainfall days in May: 6.1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is December (12 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are July and August (0.8 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average sea temperature in May: 18.8°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (23.5°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (16.3°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average daylight in May: 14.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9.6h

The month with most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 11.1h).
The month with least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.4h).

Average UV index in May - Tangier, Morocco
  • Average UV index in May: 8

Months with the highest UV index are June and July (UV index 10).
Months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 2).