May weather forecast and climate
Corinto, Nicaragua

The last month of the spring, May, is another tropical month in Corinto, Nicaragua, with temperature in the range of an average low of 26.8°C (80.2°F) and an average high of 32.1°C (89.8°F).

Temperature

In Corinto, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still hot 32.1°C (89.8°F). The average low-temperature, is 26.8°C (80.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index is appraised at a scorching 41.1°C (106°F). Beware - heat cramps and heat exhaustion are very likely. Heatstroke is imminent with prolonged activity.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With the exposure to direct sunlight, the heat index may be increased by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees.
Note: The heat index, also known as 'felt air temperature', 'feels like', 'real feel', or 'apparent temperature', is calculated by taking the relative humidity value for a specific location and factoring it into the air temperature reading. Additional factors like differences in body mass, height, and shape, pregnancy, wind, and activity influence one's weather impression. 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 particularly important for children. Children are often less aware of the need to rest and re-hydrate. Thirst is a late sign of dehydration - it is vital to remain hydrated, particularly during prolonged physical activities.
The human body cools itself through perspiration, as excessive warmth is removed from the body through sweat evaporation. High relative humidity reduces the evaporation rate, resulting in a lower heat removal rate from the body, causing the perception of being overheated. When heat gain exceeds the level the body can remove, body temperature begins to rise, and heat-related illnesses and disorders may develop.

Humidity

The average relative humidity in Corinto is 71%.

Rainfall

In May, in Corinto, the rain falls for 24.7 days. Throughout May, 206mm (8.11") of precipitation is accumulated. In Corinto, Nicaragua, during the entire year, the rain falls for 202 days and collects up to 1295mm (50.98") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature is 29.5°C (85.1°F).
Note: 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 May, the average length of the day is 12.7h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in May is 10.6h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. Months with the lowest UV index in Corinto are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the average person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 7 in May interpret into the following advice:
Take precautions and adopt sun safety practices. Protection against sunburn is obliged. 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. Beware! The reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in May in Corinto?

In Corinto, in May, the average high-temperature is 32.1°C (89.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 26.8°C (80.2°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'felt air temperature', 'feels like'), that combines relative humidity and air temperature, is appraised at 41.1°C (106°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Corinto?

In Corinto, Nicaragua, the average relative humidity in May is 71%.

How much does it rain in Corinto in May?

In Corinto, Nicaragua, during May, the rain falls for 24.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 206mm (8.11") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in May in Corinto?

In Corinto, the average seawater temperature in May is 29.5°C (85.1°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.

What is the average length of the day in May in Corinto?

In May, the average length of the day in Corinto is 12.7h.

How many hours of sunshine does Corinto have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 10.6h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Corinto, Nicaragua, are January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Corinto?

January through December, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the lowest UV index in Corinto.

What is the UV index reading in May in Corinto?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Corinto, Nicaragua, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average high temperature in May: 32.1°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (33.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is October (29.5°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 26.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is May (26.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (23.2°C).

Average pressure in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average pressure in May: 1010.8mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is January (1012.3mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is October (1010.5mbar).

Average wind speed in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average wind speed in May: 9.2km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is February (12.4km/h).
The calmest months (with the lowest average wind speed) are September, October and November (8.2km/h).

Average humidity in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average humidity in May: 71%

The month with the highest relative humidity is October (82%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is March (60%).

Average rainfall in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average rainfall in May: 206mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (277mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are January and February (2mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average rainfall days in May: 24.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is October (29.3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is January (2.2 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average sea temperature in May: 29.5°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are June and August (29.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (27.2°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average daylight in May: 12.7h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.4h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10.6h

The month with the most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 11.4h).
Months with the least sunshine are January and February (Average sunshine: 7.6).

Average sunshine days in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average sunshine days in May: 5.7 days

The month with the most sunshine days is January (28.2 days).
Months with the least sunshine days are September and October (1.2 days).

Average UV index in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average UV index in May: 7

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 7).

Average cloud cover in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average cloud cover in May: 37

The month with the most cloud cover is October (Cloud cover 43).
The month with the least cloud cover is February (Cloud cover 15).

Average visibility in May - Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Average visibility in May: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are January, February, March, April, June, July, November and December (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are May, August, September and October (9km).