Weather in Willemstad, Curacao in May

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May is a hot and very dry time for sunbathing in Willemstad. May is an excellent month for swimming in Willemstad with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Willemstad in the months of February, March, April, August, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Willemstad in May

The average maximum temperature in Willemstad in May is 32°. The average maximum temperature is 31° in the previous month and 32° in the next month.

The average temperature in Willemstad in May is 29°. The average temperature ranges is 28° in the previous month and 29° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Willemstad in May is 26°. The minimum temperature is 26° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

Sunshine in Willemstad in May

The average day light hours per day in Willemstad in May are 12.7 and there are 6.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Willemstad in May is typically 13.7 during May. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Willemstad in May

The average sea water temperature in Willemstad in May is 26.6° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Willemstad in May

The average total rainfall in Willemstad in May is 0.3cm and on average there are 4.6 rainy days in May making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Willemstad in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Willemstad in May is 25° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 25° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Willemstad in May is typically 88.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 88.4% in the previous month and 86.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Willemstad in May is typically 79%. The average relative humidity is 78.7% in the previous month and 76.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Willemstad in May

The average maximum wind speed in Willemstad in May is typically 31kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 27kmh in the previous month and 30kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Willemstad in May is typically 19kmh. The average wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 21kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Willemstad in May is from the East.

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