Palm Jumeirah
United Arab Emirates
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates

The last month of the spring, May, is a torrid month in Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates, with average temperature varying between 37°C (98.6°F) and 24°C (75.2°F).
The ideal sea water temperature of 29°C (84.2°F) and 1mm (0") of accumulated rainfall make May the best time for swimming and other water activities.

Temperature

In Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a tropical 33°C (91.4°F) in April, to a sweltering 37°C (98.6°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

Rainfall

May is the last month it rains. Throughout May, Palm Jumeirah collects 1mm (0") of precipitation. During the entire year, Palm Jumeirah aggregates up to 82mm (3.2") of precipitation.

Sea temperature

In May, the average sea temperature in Palm Jumeirah is 29°C (84.2°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

Months with the most sunshine in Palm Jumeirah are May and June, with an average of 11h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates, are April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 12 translate into the following recommendations:
Take all required precautions, as unprotected skin and eyes can burn in 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. 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. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Palm Jumeirah?

The average high-temperature, in May, in Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates, is 37°C (98.6°F), while the average low-temperature is 24°C (75.2°F).

What is the last month it rains in Palm Jumeirah?

May is the last month it rains in Palm Jumeirah. Throughout May, Palm Jumeirah collects 1mm (0") of precipitation.

What is the sea water temperature in May in Palm Jumeirah?

In Palm Jumeirah, in May, the average water temperature is 29°C (84.2°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.

How many hours of daylight does Palm Jumeirah have in May?

The average length of the day in May in Palm Jumeirah is 13.4h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Palm Jumeirah?

May and June, with an average of 11h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates.

How long on average sun shines in May in Palm Jumeirah?

In May, the average sunshine in Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates, is 11h.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Palm Jumeirah?

Months with the highest UV index in Palm Jumeirah are April through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12.

What is the UV index reading in May in Palm Jumeirah?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average high temperature in May: 37°C

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July and August (41°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is January (24°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 24°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are July and August (29°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (13°C).

Average rainfall in May - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall in May: 1mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is February (30mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are June, July, August, September and October (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average rainfall days in May: 0 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are February and March (4 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average sea temperature in May: 29°C

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (33°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (22°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • Average daylight in May: 13.4h

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

  • Average sunshine in May: 11h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 11h).
Months with least sunshine are January, February, March and December (Average sunshine: 8).

Average UV index in May - Palm Jumeirah, United Arab Emirates
  • 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 5).