Serrekunda
The Gambia
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Serrekunda, The Gambia

Mayo, the last month of the spring, in Serrekunda, is also a hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 33°C (91.4°F) and 19°C (66.2°F).

Temperature

In Serrekunda, The Gambia, the average high-temperature in Mayo is relatively the same as in Abril - a still tropical 33°C (91.4°F). The average low-temperature, in Mayo, is 19°C (66.2°F).

Rainfall

Months with rainfall in Serrekunda are Enero, Febrero, Mayo through Diciembre. Mayo is the first month it rains. Throughout Mayo, in the average 1 rainfall days, it receives 5mm (0.2") of precipitation. In Serrekunda, during the entire year, the rain falls for 58 days and collects up to 1045mm (41.14") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In Serrekunda, in Mayo, the average water temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).
Note: For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 24°C (75.2°F).

Daylight

The average length of the day in Serrekunda is 12.8h.

Sunshine

In Mayo, the average sunshine in Serrekunda, The Gambia, is 9h.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Serrekunda, The Gambia, are Febrero through Septiembre, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an excessive health risk from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for average individuals.
Note: The average daily UV index of 12 transform into the following instructions:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 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. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects. 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.

What is the temperature in Mayo in Serrekunda?

In Serrekunda, The Gambia, in Mayo, the average high-temperature is 33°C (91.4°F), and the average low-temperature is 19°C (66.2°F).

When does it start raining in Serrekunda?

Mayo is the first month it rains in Serrekunda. Throughout Mayo, in the average 1 rainfall days, it receives 5mm (0.2") of precipitation.

What is the water temperature in Mayo in Serrekunda?

In Serrekunda, The Gambia, the average seawater temperature in Mayo is 24°C (75.2°F). For individuals prone to feeling cold, swimming in 23°C (73.4°F) is still regarded as intolerable. A wetsuit is not a necessity, but sunshine, wind, and air temperature are essential factors for relishing swimming at 24°C (75.2°F).

How many hours of daylight does Serrekunda have in Mayo?

In Mayo, the average length of the day in Serrekunda, The Gambia, is 12.8h.

How many hours of sunshine does Serrekunda have in Mayo?

In Mayo, the average sunshine in Serrekunda, The Gambia, is 9h.

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

Months with the highest UV index in Serrekunda are Febrero through Septiembre, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index intensity in Mayo in Serrekunda?

In Mayo, the average daily maximum UV index in Serrekunda is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Serrekunda, The Gambia
  • Average high temperature in May: 33°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are March and April (34°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is August (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 19°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July, August and September (23°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (16°C).

Average rainfall in May - Serrekunda, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall in May: 5mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (375mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March and April (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Serrekunda, The Gambia
  • Average rainfall days in May: 1 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are March, April and December (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Serrekunda, The Gambia
  • Average sea temperature in May: 24°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are July, August, September, October and November (28°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are February and March (21°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Serrekunda, The Gambia
  • Average daylight in May: 12.8h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 12.9h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11.3h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

The month with most sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 10h).
The month with least sunshine is August (Average sunshine: 6h).

Average UV index in May - Serrekunda, The Gambia
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are February, March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 9).