El-Aaiún
Western Sahara
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
El-Aaiún, Western Sahara

May, the last month of the spring, in El-Aaiún, is another pleasant month, with average temperature varying between 16°C (60.8°F) and 22°C (71.6°F).

Temperature

In El-Aaiún, the average high-temperature in May remains equal as in April - a still agreeable 22°C (71.6°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

Rainfall

In El-Aaiún, during 1 rainfall days, 3.2mm (0.13") of precipitation is typically accumulated. In El-Aaiún, during the entire year, the rain falls for 18 days and collects up to 93.4mm (3.68") of precipitation.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day is 13.5h.

Sunshine

April through August, with an average of 9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in El-Aaiún.

UV index

The average daily maximum UV index in May is 11. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an extreme threat to health from unprotected exposure to the Sun's UV rays for the ordinary person.
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.

What is the temperature in May in El-Aaiún?

In May, the average high-temperature is 22°C (71.6°F), and the average low-temperature is 16°C (60.8°F).

How many days does it rain in May in El-Aaiún?

In El-Aaiún, in May, it is raining for 1 days, with typically 3.2mm (0.13") of accumulated precipitation.

What is the average length of the day in May in El-Aaiún?

In El-Aaiún, Western Sahara, the average length of the day in May is 13.5h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in El-Aaiún?

Months with the most sunshine in El-Aaiún, Western Sahara, are April through August, with an average of 9h of sunshine.

How long on average sun shines in May in El-Aaiún?

In May, the average sunshine is 9h.

How high is the UV index in May in El-Aaiún?

In El-Aaiún, Western Sahara, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 11. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - El-Aaiún, Western Sahara
  • Average high temperature in May: 22°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is August (28°C).
Months with the lowest average high temperature are January, February and December (20°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 16°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is August (21°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (12°C).

Average rainfall in May - El-Aaiún, Western Sahara
  • Average rainfall in May: 3.2mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (18.6mm).
The driest months (with the least rainfall) are July and August (0mm).

Average rainfall days in May - El-Aaiún, Western Sahara
  • Average rainfall days in May: 1 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are January, February and December (3 days).
The month with the least rainy days is September (0 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - El-Aaiún, Western Sahara
  • Average daylight in May: 13.5h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.8h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10.5h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 9h

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

Average UV index in May - El-Aaiún, Western Sahara
  • Average UV index in May: 11

The month with the highest UV index is July (UV index 12).
The month with the lowest UV index is December (UV index 4).