Harare
Zimbabwe
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Harare, Zimbabwe

The magnificent cityscape of Harare city, Zimbabwe, from bird
The magnificent cityscape of Harare city, Zimbabwe, from bird's eye view
The last month of the autumn, May, is also a moderately hot month in Harare, Zimbabwe, with average temperature fluctuating between 10.6°C (51.1°F) and 23.7°C (74.7°F).

Temperature

In Harare, the average high-temperature in May is almost the same as in April - a still moderately hot 23.7°C (74.7°F). In May, the average low-temperature is 10.6°C (51.1°F).

Humidity

In Harare, the average relative humidity is 64%.

Rainfall

In Harare, during May, the rain falls for 3.3 days and regularly aggregates up to 4mm (0.16") of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Harare, there are 124.6 rainfall days, and 538mm (21.18") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

The average length of the day is 11.3h.

Sunshine

In Harare, the average sunshine is 7.6h.

UV index

In Harare, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health hazard from the exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for ordinary individuals.
Note: In May, the average maximum UV index of 5 translate into the following recommendations:
Take precautions. Light skin individuals may get burned in less than 30 minutes. The solar radiation is most powerful near the mid-day, so the exposure to the direct Sun should be reduced accordingly. 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.

What is the temperature in May in Harare?

In May, in Harare, Zimbabwe, the average high-temperature is 23.7°C (74.7°F), and the average low-temperature is 10.6°C (51.1°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Harare?

In May, the average relative humidity is 64%.

How many days does it rain in May in Harare?

In Harare, in May, during 3.3 rainfall days, 4mm (0.16") of precipitation is typically accumulated.

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

The average length of the day in May in Harare, Zimbabwe, is 11.3h.

How many hours of sunshine does Harare have in May?

In Harare, the average sunshine in May is 7.6h.

What is the UV index reading in May in Harare?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index is 5. A UV Index of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unprotected exposure to the UV radiation.
Average temperature in May - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average high temperature in May: 23.7°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is October (30.5°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is July (21.8°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 10.6°C

The month with the highest average low temperature is December (17.4°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is July (8.3°C).

Average humidity in May - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average humidity in May: 64%

The month with the highest relative humidity is February (81%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is September (39%).

Average rainfall in May - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average rainfall in May: 4mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is January (151mm).
Driest months (with the lowest rainfall) are August and September (1mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average rainfall days in May: 3.3 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (24.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is September (1.2 days).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average daylight in May: 11.3h

The month with the longest days is December (Average daylight: 13.2h).
The month with shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7.6h

The month with most sunshine is November (Average sunshine: 11.3h).
The month with least sunshine is April (Average sunshine: 7.2h).

Average UV index in May - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average UV index in May: 5

Months with the highest UV index are January, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 6).
The month with the lowest UV index is June (UV index 4).