Weather in Merewether Beach, Newcastle, Australia in May

So you're interested in going to Merewether Beach, Newcastle, Australia in May

May is a warm and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Merewether Beach. May is a good month for swimming in Merewether Beach with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Merewether Beach in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Merewether Beach in May

The average maximum temperature in Merewether Beach in May is 20°. The average maximum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average temperature in Merewether Beach in May is 15°. The average temperature ranges is 18° in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Merewether Beach in May is . The minimum temperature is 13° in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Merewether Beach in May

The average day light hours per day in Merewether Beach in May are 10.4 and there are 8.3 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Merewether Beach in May is typically 3.8 during May. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive 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, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Merewether Beach in May

The average sea water temperature in Merewether Beach in May is 22.6° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Merewether Beach in May

The average total rainfall in Merewether Beach in May is 9.3cm and on average there are 10.1 rainy days in May making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Merewether Beach in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Merewether Beach in May is 13° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 16° in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Merewether Beach in May is typically 96.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 97.7% in the previous month and 95.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Merewether Beach in May is typically 76.6%. The average relative humidity is 78.3% in the previous month and 78.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Merewether Beach in May

The average maximum wind speed in Merewether Beach in May is typically 25kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 26kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Merewether Beach in May is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 15kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Merewether Beach in May is from the West-Northwest.

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