Cockburn Town
Turks and Caicos Islands
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands

Beautiful calm waters overlooking the lovely white sandy beach near Cockburn Town, in the Turks and Caicos Islands
Beautiful calm waters overlooking the lovely white sandy beach near Cockburn Town, in the Turks and Caicos Islands
The last month of the spring, Mayo, is also a moderately hot month in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, with temperature in the range of an average low of 25°C (77°F) and an average high of 29°C (84.2°F).

Temperature

In Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, the average high-temperature in Mayo is almost the same as in Abril - a still moderately hot 29°C (84.2°F). The average low-temperature, in Mayo, is 25°C (77°F).

Rainfall

Marzo, Mayo and Julio are months with the least rain when the rain falls for 13 days and typically aggregates up to 30mm (1.18") of rain.

Sea temperature

In Cockburn Town, 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 Cockburn Town, the average length of the day is 13.2h.

Sunshine

In Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, the average sunshine is 7h.

UV index

Abril through Agosto, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Cockburn Town. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health hazard from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
Note: In Mayo, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Practice all essential precautions. Protection against sun damage is crucial. 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. 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 reflection of water and sand dramatically increases exposure to the UV rays.

What is the temperature in Mayo in Cockburn Town?

The average high-temperature, in Mayo, in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, is 29°C (84.2°F), while the average low-temperature is 25°C (77°F).

How much does it rain in Cockburn Town in Mayo?

In Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, during Mayo, the rain falls for 13 days and regularly aggregates up to 30mm (1.18") of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Cockburn Town?

Months with the least rainfall are Marzo, Mayo and Julio Rain falls for 13 days and accumulates 30mm (1.18") of rain.

How warm is the water in Mayo in Cockburn Town?

In Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, in Mayo, the average water temperature is 27°C (80.6°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.

How many hours of daylight does Cockburn Town have in Mayo?

The average length of the day in Mayo in Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands, is 13.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Cockburn Town have in Mayo?

In Cockburn Town, the average sunshine in Mayo is 7h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Cockburn Town?

Months with the highest UV index are Abril through Agosto, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

How high is the UV index in Mayo in Cockburn Town?

In Cockburn Town, the average daily maximum UV index in Mayo is 12. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average high temperature in May: 29°C

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 (27°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 25°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July, August and September (27°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average low temperature) are January, February and March (23°C).

Average rainfall in May - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average rainfall in May: 30mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is November (94mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are March, May and July (30mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average rainfall days in May: 13 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are August, September and October (17 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are February, March and April (10 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average sea temperature in May: 27°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (29°C).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (26°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average daylight in May: 13.2h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.4h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.8h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7h

Months with most sunshine are July and August (Average sunshine: 8h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 6).

Average UV index in May - Cockburn Town, Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are April, May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 6).