Abuja
Nigeria
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Abuja, Nigeria

The biggest mosque in West Africa, Abuja National Mosque, in Abuja, Nigeria
The biggest mosque in West Africa, Abuja National Mosque, in Abuja, Nigeria
The last month of the spring, Mayo, is another hot month in Abuja, Nigeria, with average temperature varying between 31°C (87.8°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In Abuja, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from 34°C (93.2°F) in Abril, to a still hot 31°C (87.8°F). In Mayo, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Abuja, in Mayo, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 148mm (5.83") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, in Abuja, there are 83 rainfall days, and 1206mm (47.48") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

In Mayo, the average length of the day is 12.5h.

Sunshine

The average sunshine in Abuja is 7h.

UV index

Febrero through Octubre, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes 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. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim.

What is the temperature in Mayo in Abuja?

In Abuja, Nigeria, in Mayo, the average high-temperature is 31°C (87.8°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Abuja in Mayo?

In Mayo, in Abuja, the rain falls for 10 days. Throughout Mayo, 148mm (5.83") of precipitation is accumulated.

What is the average length of the day in Mayo in Abuja?

In Abuja, the average length of the day in Mayo is 12.5h.

How long on average sun shines in Mayo in Abuja?

The average sunshine in Mayo is 7h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Abuja are Febrero through Octubre, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in Mayo in Abuja?

In Mayo, the average daily maximum UV index in Abuja, Nigeria, is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average high temperature in May: 31°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are February and March (35°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are July and August (28°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are March and April (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is December (17°C).

Average rainfall in May - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall in May: 148mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (238mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is December (1mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are January, February, November and December (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average daylight in May: 12.5h

Months with the longest days are June and July (Average daylight: 12.6h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

Months with most sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with least sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 5).

Average UV index in May - Abuja, Nigeria
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 10).