May weather forecast
Loikaw, Myanmar

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Loikaw, is another hot month, with an average temperature ranging between max 30.6°C (87.1°F) and min 20.5°C (68.9°F).

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in April - a still tropical 30.6°C (87.1°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 20.5°C (68.9°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is appraised at a sweltering 37°C (98.6°F). Take special precautions - heat exhaustion and heat cramps are expected. Heatstroke may occur with lengthy activity.
Take into consideration that the heat index values are calculated for shade and light wind conditions. Exposure to direct sunshine can increase heat index values by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'real feel', 'feels like', 'felt air temperature', or 'apparent temperature', combines air temperature and relative humidity to represent a human perceived temperature equivalent. This effect is individual, with diverse people perceiving weather differently for numerous reasons (clothing, differences in body mass, height, and shape, metabolic differences), and activity. Bear in mind that direct sunshine exposure increases weather impact, and may raise heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. Young children are generally more endangered than adults, as they usually less sweat. And also, due to larger skin surface relative to their small bodies and higher heat production as a result of their activity.
Perspiration is the human body's physiological response to high temperatures and is an attempt to lower body temperature through evaporation of sweat. Under high air temperature and humidity (high heat index) conditions, perspiration is limited, and the perception of heat is increased. When heat gain surpasses the level the body can shed, body temperature begins to increase, and consequently, overheating and dehydration can occur, with varying severity.

Humidity

In Loikaw, the average relative humidity in May is 70%.

Rainfall

In May, the rain falls for 26.6 days. Throughout May, 160mm (6.3") of precipitation is accumulated. In Loikaw, during the entire year, the rain falls for 222 days and collects up to 1337mm (52.64") of precipitation.

Daylight

In Loikaw, the average length of the day in May is 13h and 4min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 05:32 and sunset at 18:24. On the last day of May, sunrise is at 05:21 and sunset at 18:35 +0630.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine in Loikaw, Myanmar, is 10.2h.

UV index

The months with the lowest UV index are January, May through August, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health risk from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 5 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Loikaw?

In May, in Loikaw, Myanmar, the average high-temperature is 30.6°C (87.1°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.5°C (68.9°F). in May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'felt air temperature'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is appraised at 37°C (98.6°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Loikaw?

The average relative humidity in May in Loikaw is 70%.

How many days does it rain in May in Loikaw?

In May, in Loikaw, the rain falls for 26.6 days. Throughout May, 160mm (6.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

How many hours of daylight does Loikaw have in May?

In Loikaw, the average day length in May is 13h and 4min.

When are sunrise and sunset in May in Loikaw?

On the first day of May, sunrise is at 05:32 and sunset at 18:24. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:21 and sunset at 18:35 +0630.

How long on average sun shines in May in Loikaw?

The average sunshine duration in May in Loikaw is 10.2h.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Loikaw?

January, May through August, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 5, are months with the lowest UV index in Loikaw.

How high is the UV index in May in Loikaw?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Loikaw is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a moderate health threat from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Loikaw, Myanmar

Average temperature in May - Loikaw, Myanmar
  • Average high temperature in May: 30.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (33°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (24.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 20.5°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (20.5°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (9.9°C).

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Average pressure in May
Loikaw, Myanmar

Average pressure in May - Loikaw, Myanmar
  • Average pressure in May: 1008.1mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1014.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (1006.9mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Loikaw, Myanmar

Average wind speed in May - Loikaw, Myanmar
  • Average wind speed in May: 6km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (6.7km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is November (3.7km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Loikaw, Myanmar

Average humidity in May - Loikaw, Myanmar
  • Average humidity in May: 70%

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (93%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (42%).

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Average rainfall in May
Loikaw, Myanmar

Average rainfall in May - Loikaw, Myanmar
  • Average rainfall in May: 160mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (270mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is February (3mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Loikaw, Myanmar

Average rainfall days in May - Loikaw, Myanmar
  • Average rainfall days in May: 26.6 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (30.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.3 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Loikaw, Myanmar

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Loikaw, Myanmar
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 4min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 18min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 58min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h and 12min

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 11h and 48min).
The months with the least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 5h and 12min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Loikaw, Myanmar

Average sunshine days in May - Loikaw, Myanmar
  • Average sunshine days in May: 3.8 days

The month with the most sunshine days is February (26.3 days).
The months with the least sunshine days are June and August (0.1 days).

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Average UV index in May
Loikaw, Myanmar

Average UV index in May - Loikaw, Myanmar
  • Average UV index in May: 5

The month with the highest UV index is March (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, May, June, July, August, October, November and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in May
Loikaw, Myanmar

Average cloud cover in May - Loikaw, Myanmar
  • Average cloud cover in May: 38

The month with the most cloud cover is August (Cloud cover 77).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 5).

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Average visibility in May
Loikaw, Myanmar

Average visibility in May - Loikaw, Myanmar
  • Average visibility in May: 9km

The months with the highest visibility are February, March and April (10km).
The months with the lowest visibility are July, August, September and October (6km).

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