Sittwe
Myanmar
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Sittwe, Myanmar

The last month of the spring, May, is another tropical month in Sittwe, Myanmar, with average temperature ranging between max 31.5°C (88.7°F) and min 25.1°C (77.2°F).

Temperature

In Sittwe, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still tropical 31.5°C (88.7°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 25.1°C (77.2°F).

Rainfall

In Sittwe, during May, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 268mm (10.6") of precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 121 rainfall days, and 4555mm (179.3") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Sittwe is 29.7°C (85.5°F).
Note: 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 Sittwe, the average length of the day is 13.1h.

Sunshine

In Sittwe, Myanmar, the average sunshine in May is 6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Sittwe are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take all necessary precautions, as unprotected skin can burn in 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 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 is the temperature in May in Sittwe?

In Sittwe, Myanmar, in May, the average high-temperature is 31.5°C (88.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 25.1°C (77.2°F).

How much does it rain in Sittwe in May?

In Sittwe, during May, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 268mm (10.6") of precipitation.

How warm is the water in May in Sittwe?

In Sittwe, in May, the average water temperature is 29.7°C (85.5°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.

How many hours of daylight does Sittwe have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Sittwe, Myanmar, is 13.1h.

How many hours of sunshine does Sittwe have in May?

In Sittwe, the average sunshine in May is 6h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Sittwe, Myanmar, are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Sittwe?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Sittwe, Myanmar, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Sittwe, Myanmar
  • Average high temperature in May: 31.5°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (34.1°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 25.1°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (25.1°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (14.7°C).

Average rainfall in May - Sittwe, Myanmar
  • Average rainfall in May: 268mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (1155mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is March (5mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Sittwe, Myanmar
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are July and August (25 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, March and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Sittwe, Myanmar
  • Average sea temperature in May: 29.7°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is June (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (25.5°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Sittwe, Myanmar
  • Average daylight in May: 13.1h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.9h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 6h

Months with most sunshine are January, February and March (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 3).

Average UV index in May - Sittwe, Myanmar
  • Average UV index in May: 12

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