Weather in Leon, Nicaragua in May

So you're interested in going to Leon, Nicaragua in May

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

Temperature in Leon in May

The average maximum temperature in Leon in May is 33°. The average maximum temperature is 35° in the previous month and 32° in the next month.

The average temperature in Leon in May is 29°. The average temperature ranges is 30° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Leon in May is 26°. The minimum temperature is 25° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

Sunshine in Leon in May

The average day light hours per day in Leon in May are 12.7 and there are 8 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Leon in May is typically 14 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 Leon in May

The average sea water temperature in Leon in May is 28.4° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Leon in May

The average total rainfall in Leon in May is 30.9cm and on average there are 8.2 rainy days in May making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Leon in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Leon in May is 24° 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 23° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Leon in May is typically 87%. The maximum relative humidity is 80.3% in the previous month and 92.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Leon in May is typically 66.2%. The average relative humidity is 53.6% in the previous month and 74.4% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Leon in May

The average maximum wind speed in Leon in May is typically 14kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 17kmh in the previous month and 12kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Leon in May is typically 6kmh. The average wind speed is 7kmh in the previous month and 5kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Leon in May is from the West-Southwest.

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