May weather forecast
Hsinchu City, Taiwan

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Hsinchu City, is another warm month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 28.6°C (83.5°F) and 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Temperature

In Hsinchu City, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises from a warm 25.2°C (77.4°F) in April to a still moderately hot 28.6°C (83.5°F). In Hsinchu City, the average low-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F).

Heat index

The average heat index in May is computed to be a tropical 33.6°C (92.5°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 measure that combines air temperature and relative humidity into a single value that indicates how hot the weather feels. This effect is subjective, depending on the activity and individual's heat perception influenced by various reasons (differences in body mass, height, and shape, clothing, pregnancy). 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 Hsinchu City, the average relative humidity in May is 79.8%.

Rainfall

In Hsinchu City, during May, the rain falls for 11.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 247.2mm (9.73") of precipitation. In Hsinchu City, during the entire year, the rain falls for 116.6 days and collects up to 1639mm (64.53") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Hsinchu City, the average seawater temperature in May is 26°C (78.8°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

The average length of the day in May is 13h and 21min.
On the first day of May, sunrise is at 05:20 and sunset at 18:25. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:06 and sunset at 18:40 CST.

Sunshine

In Hsinchu City, the average sunshine in May is 4.4h.
[Resources]

FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Hsinchu City?

In May, in Hsinchu City, Taiwan, the average high-temperature is 28.6°C (83.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.8°C (71.2°F). In May, the average heat index (a.k.a. 'apparent temperature', 'real feel'), which represents the influence of relative humidity on air temperature, is computed to be 33.6°C (92.5°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Hsinchu City?

In Hsinchu City, the average relative humidity in May is 79.8%.

How much does it rain in Hsinchu City in May?

In Hsinchu City, during May, the rain falls for 11.7 days and regularly aggregates up to 247.2mm (9.73") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in May in Hsinchu City?

In May, the average sea temperature is 26°C (78.8°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.

How many hours of daylight does Hsinchu City have in May?

The average day length in May in Hsinchu City, Taiwan, is 13h and 21min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Hsinchu City?

On the first day of May, sunrise is at 05:20 and sunset at 18:25. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 05:06 and sunset at 18:40 CST.

How many hours of sunshine does Hsinchu City have in May?

In Hsinchu City, the average sunshine duration in May is 4.4h.

Average temperature in May
Hsinchu City, Taiwan

Average temperature in May - Hsinchu City, Taiwan
  • Average high temperature in May: 28.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is July (32.9°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (18.9°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 21.8°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is July (25.7°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12.9°C).

[Resources]

Average humidity in May
Hsinchu City, Taiwan

Average humidity in May - Hsinchu City, Taiwan
  • Average humidity in May: 79.8%

The month with the highest relative humidity is March (83.1%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (75.1%).

[Resources]

Average rainfall in May
Hsinchu City, Taiwan

Average rainfall in May - Hsinchu City, Taiwan
  • Average rainfall in May: 247.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (266.1mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (35.6mm).

[Resources]

Average rainfall days in May
Hsinchu City, Taiwan

Average rainfall days in May - Hsinchu City, Taiwan
  • Average rainfall days in May: 11.7 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is March (14.1 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (4.6 days).

[Resources]

Average sea temperature in May
Hsinchu City, Taiwan

Average sea temperature in May - Hsinchu City, Taiwan
  • Average sea temperature in May: 26°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (28.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (18.4°C).

[Resources]

Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Hsinchu City, Taiwan

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Hsinchu City, Taiwan
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 21min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 39min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 38min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 4h and 24min

The month with the most sunshine is July (Average sunshine: 7h and 24min).
The month with the least sunshine is March (Average sunshine: 2h and 42min).

[Resources]

Weather forecast for your location

1. Click Locate me button
2. Allow the app to use your location
* you will be automatically redirected to the weather forecast for your location