Weather in Coolangatta Beach, Gold Coast, Australia in May

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Visiting Coolangatta Beach, Gold Coast, Australia in May

May has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (73°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 36% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 3.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 13.5cm (5.3inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 11.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days. It is not an optimal time for sunbathing but it is possible on clearer days in Coolangatta Beach. Sea temperatures are a warm 24°C (75°F). May is a good month for swimming in Coolangatta Beach with comfortable temperatures for most people.

Consider visiting Coolangatta Beach in the months of September, October, November, December, for the best beach weather.

May brings cooler weather to Coolangatta Beach, with sunny days and occasional rain showers. Swimming and sunbathing are still possible, but the water temperature begins to cool down, making snorkeling and diving less appealing. Surfing conditions remain good, with consistent swells and winds. Windsurfing and kitesurfing are still popular in May, thanks to the consistent wind conditions. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Can you sunbathe in Coolangatta Beach in May?

Yes, May is not an optimal time for sunbathing but it is possible on clearer days in Coolangatta Beach.

May has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (73°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 36% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 3.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 13.5cm (5.3inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 11.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

More about May temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Coolangatta Beach in May?

Yes, May is a good month for swimming in Coolangatta Beach with warm sea temperatures 24°C (75°F).

More about May sea temperatures.

Is May a good time to holiday in Coolangatta Beach?

Yes, May is a good time for a holiday in Coolangatta Beach.

May has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (73°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 36% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 3.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 13.5cm (5.3inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 11.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days. It is not an optimal time for sunbathing but it is possible on clearer days in Coolangatta Beach. Sea temperatures are a warm 24°C (75°F). May is a good month for swimming in Coolangatta Beach with comfortable temperatures for most people.

More about the May temperatures and sunshine.

Is Coolangatta Beach warm in May?

Yes, Coolangatta Beach is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days in May.

The average maximum temperature in Coolangatta Beach in May is 23°C (73°F). The average maximum temperature is 25°C (78°) in the previous month and 21°C (69°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Coolangatta Beach in May is 18°C (64°F). The average temperature is 21°C (70°F) in the previous month and 16°C (60°F) in the next month.

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How sunny is Coolangatta Beach in May?

The average day light hours per day in Coolangatta Beach in May are 10.7. The sunshine percentage is 36% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 3.9 hours of sunshine per day.

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Crowds in Coolangatta Beach in May

May is the beginning of the cooler months in Coolangatta, and the beach sees a significant drop in visitors during this time. There are no public holidays or events in May, so the beach is generally quiet and uncrowded. This is a great time to visit if you prefer a more tranquil beach experience.

Temperature in Coolangatta Beach in May

The average maximum temperature in Coolangatta Beach in May is 23°C (73°F). The average maximum temperature is 25°C (78°F) in the previous month and 21°C (69°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Coolangatta Beach in May is 18°C (64°F). The average temperature is 21°C (70°F) in the previous month and 16°C (60°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Coolangatta Beach in May is 13°C (55°F). The minimum temperature is 17°C (62°F) in the previous month and 11°C (51°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Coolangatta Beach in May

During May the average day light hours are 10.7 per day in Coolangatta Beach. The sunshine percentage is 36% making it very cloudy and overcast with some periods of sunshine. There are 3.9 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Coolangatta Beach in May is typically 5.1 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 Coolangatta Beach in May

The average sea water temperature in Coolangatta Beach in May is 23.9°C (75.0°F) which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Coolangatta Beach in May

The average total rainfall in Coolangatta Beach in May is 13.5cm (5.3inches) and on average there are 11.9 rainy days in May making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Coolangatta Beach in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Coolangatta Beach in May is 15°C (59°F) which is comfortable for everyone. The dew point is 18°C (64°F) in the previous month and 13°C (13°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Coolangatta Beach in May is typically 91.9%. The maximum relative humidity is 91.2% in the previous month and 92.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Coolangatta Beach in May is typically 72.4%. The average relative humidity is 74.1% in the previous month and 73.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Coolangatta Beach in May

The average maximum wind speed in Coolangatta Beach in May is typically 23KM/H (14MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 25KM/H (15MPH) in the previous month and 23KM/H (14MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Coolangatta Beach in May is typically 12KM/H (7MPH). The average wind speed is 13KM/H (8MPH) in the previous month and 12KM/H (7MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Coolangatta Beach in May is from the South-Southwest.

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