May weather forecast and climate
Eleuthera, The Bahamas

The rocky shoreline of Eleuthera, in the Bahamas
The rocky shoreline of Eleuthera, in the Bahamas

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring, in Eleuthera, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29°C (84.2°F) and an average low of 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In Eleuthera, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in April - a still warm 29°C (84.2°F). In Eleuthera, the average low-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F).

Rainfall

In Eleuthera, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 117mm (4.61") of accumulated precipitation. In Eleuthera, during the entire year, the rain falls for 113 days and collects up to 1064mm (41.89") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Eleuthera is 26°C (78.8°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 13.4h.

Sunshine

In May, the average sunshine is 8h.

UV index

April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the highest UV index in Eleuthera, The Bahamas. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the average person.
Note: The average daily UV index of 11 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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. Even on cloudy days, a sunscreen with a minimum 30 sun protection factor should be generously applied and frequently re-applied, including after every swim or outdoor exercise. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Eleuthera in May?

In Eleuthera, in May, it is raining for 10 days, with typically 117mm (4.61") of accumulated precipitation.

How warm is the water in May in Eleuthera?

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

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

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Eleuthera?

In Eleuthera, The Bahamas, the average sunshine in May is 8h.

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

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

What is the UV index reading in May in Eleuthera?

In Eleuthera, The Bahamas, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health threat from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Eleuthera, The Bahamas

Average temperature in May - Eleuthera, The Bahamas
  • Average high temperature in May: 29°C

The warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July, August and September (31°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January and February (25°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 22°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July, August and September (24°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and December (18°C).

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Average rainfall in May
Eleuthera, The Bahamas

Average rainfall in May - Eleuthera, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall in May: 117mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is October (197mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is March (27mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Eleuthera, The Bahamas

Average rainfall days in May - Eleuthera, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall days in May: 10 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (13 days).
Months with the least rainy days are January, February, April and December (7 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Eleuthera, The Bahamas

Average sea temperature in May - Eleuthera, The Bahamas
  • Average sea temperature in May: 26°C

The best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August and September (29°C).
The coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (24°C).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Eleuthera, The Bahamas

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Eleuthera, 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: 8h

Months with the most sunshine are April and July (Average sunshine: 9h).
Months with the least sunshine are January, February, September, October, November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

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Average UV index in May
Eleuthera, The Bahamas

Average UV index in May - Eleuthera, 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).

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