May weather forecast
Harare, Zimbabwe

The magnificent cityscape of Harare city, Zimbabwe
The magnificent cityscape of Harare city, Zimbabwe

Weather in May

The last month of the autumn, May, is another warm month in Harare, Zimbabwe, with temperature in the range of an average high of 23.7°C (74.7°F) and an average low of 10.6°C (51.1°F).

Temperature

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

Humidity

In Harare, Zimbabwe, 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, there are 124.6 rainfall days, and 538mm (21.18") of precipitation is accumulated.

Daylight

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

Sunshine

In May, 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 - Protection against sunburn is recommended. The Sun's most intense and consequently most harmful UV radiation during midday hours should be decreased by minimizing exposure and seeking shade. 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.
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FAQ

What is the average humidity in May in Harare?

In May, the average relative humidity in Harare, Zimbabwe, is 64%.

How much does it rain in Harare in May?

In Harare, in May, it is raining for 3.3 days, with typically 4mm (0.16") of accumulated precipitation.

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

In May, the average length of the day is 11.3h.

How long on average sun shines in May in Harare?

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

How high is the UV index in May in Harare?

In Harare, Zimbabwe, the average daily maximum UV index in May is 5. A UV Index value of 3 to 5 symbolizes a medium health risk from unsafe exposure to the Sun's UV rays.

Average temperature in May
Harare, Zimbabwe

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).

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Average pressure in May
Harare, Zimbabwe

Average pressure in May - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average pressure in May: 1019.4mbar

The month with the highest atmospheric pressure is July (1022.2mbar).
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is January (1011.8mbar).

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Average wind speed in May
Harare, Zimbabwe

Average wind speed in May - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average wind speed in May: 7.7km/h

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is October (11.6km/h).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is May (7.7km/h).

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Average humidity in May
Harare, Zimbabwe

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%).

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Average rainfall in May
Harare, Zimbabwe

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

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

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Average rainfall days in May
Harare, Zimbabwe

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 least rainy days is September (1.2 days).

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Harare, Zimbabwe

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 the shortest days is June (Average daylight: 11.1h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 7.6h

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

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Average sunshine days in May
Harare, Zimbabwe

Average sunshine days in May - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average sunshine days in May: 27.1 days

The month with the most sunshine days is August (28.9 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is January (5.5 days).

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Average UV index in May
Harare, Zimbabwe

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).

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Average cloud cover in May
Harare, Zimbabwe

Average cloud cover in May - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average cloud cover in May: 20

The month with the most cloud cover is January (Cloud cover 48).
The month with the least cloud cover is September (Cloud cover 6).

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Average visibility in May
Harare, Zimbabwe

Average visibility in May - Harare, Zimbabwe
  • Average visibility in May: 9km

Months with the highest visibility are June, July, August, September, October and November (10km).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February and March (8km).

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