May weather forecast and climate
Bimini, The Bahamas

The magnificent Bimini Island in the Bahamas, with a perfect skyline and seascape in the distance
The magnificent Bimini Island in the Bahamas, with a perfect skyline and seascape in the distance
The last month of the spring, May, is a tropical month in Bimini, The Bahamas, with average temperature fluctuating between 30°C (86°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In Bimini, The Bahamas, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - a hot 30°C (86°F). In May, in Bimini, The Bahamas, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Bimini, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 158mm (6.22") of accumulated precipitation. Throughout the year, there are 111 rainfall days, and 1433mm (56.42") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Bimini, the average seawater temperature is 27°C (80.6°F).
Note: For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 25°C (77°F) and 29°C (84.2°F) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 13.4h.

Sunshine

April, May and July, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Bimini.

UV index

April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 11 in May interpret into the following advice:
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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Bimini?

In May, in Bimini, The Bahamas, the average high-temperature is 30°C (86°F), and the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

How much does it rain in Bimini in May?

In Bimini, The Bahamas, in May, it is raining for 9 days, with typically 158mm (6.22") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the water temperature in May in Bimini?

In Bimini, The Bahamas, in May, the average water temperature is 27°C (80.6°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 Bimini have in May?

In Bimini, The Bahamas, the average length of the day in May is 13.4h.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Bimini?

April, May and July, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Bimini?

In Bimini, The Bahamas, the average sunshine in May is 10h.

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

Months with the highest UV index are April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 11.

What is the UV index intensity in May in Bimini?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 11. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Bimini, The Bahamas
  • Average high temperature in May: 30°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (32°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (25°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (15°C).

Average rainfall in May - Bimini, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall in May: 158mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is June (240mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is December (43mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Bimini, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall days in May: 9 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (14 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (6 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Bimini, The Bahamas
  • Average sea temperature in May: 27°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (30°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (24°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Bimini, The Bahamas
  • Average daylight in May: 13.4h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.7h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.6h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

Months with the most sunshine are April, May and July (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in May - Bimini, The Bahamas
  • Average UV index in May: 11

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 11).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 5).