Weather in La Guajira, Colombia in May

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

Temperature in La Guajira in May

The average maximum temperature in La Guajira in May is 33°. The average maximum temperature is 33° in the previous month and 34° in the next month.

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

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

Sunshine in La Guajira in May

The average day light hours per day in La Guajira in May are 12.6 and there are 6.2 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in La Guajira in May is typically 13.8 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 La Guajira in May

The average sea water temperature in La Guajira in May is 26.2° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in La Guajira in May

The average total rainfall in La Guajira in May is 0.6cm and on average there are 3.1 rainy days in May making it a very dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in La Guajira in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in La Guajira 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 24° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in La Guajira in May is typically 85.9%. The maximum relative humidity is 84.4% in the previous month and 84.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in La Guajira in May is typically 70.2%. The average relative humidity is 69.2% in the previous month and 66.1% in the next month.

Wind Speed in La Guajira in May

The average maximum wind speed in La Guajira in May is typically 26kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 27kmh in the previous month and 27kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in La Guajira in May is typically 14kmh. The average wind speed is 15kmh in the previous month and 15kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in La Guajira in May is from the East-Northeast.

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