May weather forecast
Freeport, The Bahamas

Weather in May

May, the last month of the spring in Freeport, is another warm month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 29.7°C (85.5°F) and an average low of 21.1°C (70°F).

Temperature

In Freeport, the average high-temperature in May is relatively the same as in April - a still moderately hot 29.7°C (85.5°F). In May, in Freeport, the average low-temperature is 21.1°C (70°F).

Rainfall

In Freeport, The Bahamas, during 12 rainfall days, 105mm (4.13") of precipitation is typically accumulated. Throughout the year, in Freeport, there are 157 rainfall days, and 1497mm (58.94") of precipitation is accumulated.

Sea temperature

In Freeport, the average seawater temperature in May 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 13h and 28min.
On the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:36 and sunset at 19:46. On the last day of May, in Freeport, The Bahamas, sunrise is at 06:21 and sunset at 20:03 EDT.

Sunshine

March through August, with an average of 9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Freeport.

UV index

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 11, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average 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. 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. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

What is the temperature in May in Freeport?

In May, in Freeport, The Bahamas, the average high-temperature is 29.7°C (85.5°F), and the average low-temperature is 21.1°C (70°F).

How many days does it rain in May in Freeport?

In Freeport, during May, the rain falls for 12 days and regularly aggregates up to 105mm (4.13") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in May in Freeport?

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

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

In Freeport, The Bahamas, the average day length in May is 13h and 28min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Freeport?

In May, on the first day of the month, sunrise is at 06:36 and sunset at 19:46. On the last day of the month, in Freeport, The Bahamas, sunrise is at 06:21 and sunset at 20:03 EDT.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Freeport?

The months with the most sunshine in Freeport, The Bahamas, are March through August, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in Freeport?

The average sunshine duration in May in Freeport is 9h.

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

The months with the highest UV index in Freeport are May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 11.

What is the UV index reading in May in Freeport?

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

Average temperature in May - Freeport, The Bahamas
  • Average high temperature in May: 29.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (32.3°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24.3°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 21.1°C

The months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (23.9°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (15.6°C).

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Average rainfall in May
Freeport, The Bahamas

Average rainfall in May - Freeport, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall in May: 104.7mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is September (217.4mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is April (66.8mm).

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Average rainfall days in May
Freeport, The Bahamas

Average rainfall days in May - Freeport, The Bahamas
  • Average rainfall days in May: 12 days

The months with the highest number of rainy days are August and September (19 days).
The month with the least rainy days is April (7 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Freeport, The Bahamas

Average sea temperature in May - Freeport, 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
Freeport, The Bahamas

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Freeport, The Bahamas
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 28min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 47min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 31min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

The months with the most sunshine are March, April, May, June, July and August (Average sunshine: 9h).
The months with the least sunshine are January, November and December (Average sunshine: 7h).

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Average UV index in May
Freeport, The Bahamas

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

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 11).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 5).

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