May weather forecast
Hargeisa, Somalia

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is a hot month in Hargeisa, Somalia, with an average temperature varying between 30.3°C (86.5°F) and 20.8°C (69.4°F).

Temperature

In Hargeisa, the average high-temperature in May is practically the same as in April - a tropical 30.3°C (86.5°F). In May, in Hargeisa, the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F).

Heat index

In May, the average heat index is estimated at a tropical 33°C (91.4°F). Take extra precautions, as heat cramps and heat exhaustion are possible. Sustained activity may result in heatstroke.
Note that heat index values are valued for light wind and location in the shade. With 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 'apparent temperature', 'real feel', 'feels like', or 'felt air temperature', is a calculated temperature value of how hot it feels when the moisture in the air is factored in. Additional factors like activity, pregnancy, clothing, and differences in body mass, height, and shape affect individual temperature impact. Be aware that direct exposure to sunlight increases heat impact and may raise the heat index by up to 15 Fahrenheit (8 Celsius) degrees. Heat index values are especially crucial for babies and toddlers. 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.

Humidity

In May, the average relative humidity is 56%.

Rainfall

In Hargeisa, during May, the rain falls for 17.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 74mm (2.91") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Hargeisa, there are 116.6 rainfall days, and 405mm (15.94") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day in May is 12h and 34min.
On the first day of May in Hargeisa, sunrise is at 05:46 and sunset at 18:14. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:42 and sunset at 18:20 EAT.

Sunshine

In Hargeisa, Somalia, the average sunshine in May is 11.9h.

UV index

The months with the highest UV index in Hargeisa are April through June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 7. A UV Index value of 6 to 7 symbolizes a high health hazard from unsafe exposure to UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 7 in May transform into the following instructions:
Take precautions against overexposure. Fair-skinned people may get burned in less than 20 minutes. 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. 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.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Hargeisa?

In May, in Hargeisa, the average high-temperature is 30.3°C (86.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 20.8°C (69.4°F). in May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'feels like'), which factors the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, is estimated at 33°C (91.4°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Hargeisa?

In May, the average relative humidity in Hargeisa is 56%.

How many days does it rain in May in Hargeisa?

In Hargeisa, during May, the rain falls for 17.5 days and regularly aggregates up to 74mm (2.91") of precipitation.

How many hours of daylight does Hargeisa have in May?

In Hargeisa, the average day length in May is 12h and 34min.

When is the sunrise / sunset in May in Hargeisa?

On the first day of May in Hargeisa, sunrise is at 05:46 and sunset at 18:14. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:42 and sunset at 18:20 EAT.

How long on average sun shines in May in Hargeisa?

In Hargeisa, the average sunshine duration in May is 11.9h.

When is the highest UV index in Hargeisa?

April through June and August, with an average maximum UV index of 7, are months with the highest UV index in Hargeisa.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Hargeisa?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Hargeisa, Somalia, is 7. A UV Index reading of 6 to 7 represents a high hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average temperature in May - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average high temperature in May: 30.3°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is June (31.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (24.4°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 20.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13.5°C).

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Average pressure in May
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average pressure in May - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average pressure in May: 1010.8mbar

The months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and December (1015.4mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is July (1009.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average wind speed in May - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average wind speed in May: 15.4km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is July (36.8km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is April (11.9km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average humidity in May - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average humidity in May: 56%

The month with the highest relative humidity is January (64%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (46%).

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Average rainfall in May
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average rainfall in May - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average rainfall in May: 74mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (91mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is January (2mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average rainfall days in May - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17.5 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is April (19.9 days).
The month with the least rainy days is February (1.4 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average daylight in May: 12h and 34min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12h and 40min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h and 35min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 11h and 54min

The month with the most sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 12h and 12min).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 7h and 36min).

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Average sunshine days in May
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average sunshine days in May - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average sunshine days in May: 11.2 days

The month with the most sunshine days is December (29.3 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is April (8.3 days).

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Average UV index in May
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average UV index in May - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average UV index in May: 7

The months with the highest UV index are April, May, June and August (UV index 7).
The months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 5).

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Average cloud cover in May
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average cloud cover in May - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average cloud cover in May: 19

The months with the most cloud cover are April and August (Cloud cover 25).
The month with the least cloud cover is June (Cloud cover 12).

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Average visibility in May
Hargeisa, Somalia

Average visibility in May - Hargeisa, Somalia
  • Average visibility in May: 10km

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

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