Weather in Raglan, New Zealand in May

So you're interested in going to Raglan, New Zealand in May

May is a slightly cold and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Raglan. May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Raglan for any length of time. Consider visiting Raglan in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Raglan in May

The average maximum temperature in Raglan in May is 18°. The average maximum temperature is 21° in the previous month and 16° in the next month.

The average temperature in Raglan in May is 14°. The average temperature ranges is 17° in the previous month and 12° in the next month.

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

Sunshine in Raglan in May

The average day light hours per day in Raglan in May are 10.2 and there are 3.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it not a particularly sunny month.

The ultraviolet index in Raglan in May is typically 2.9 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 Raglan in May

The average sea water temperature in Raglan in May is 18° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Raglan in May

The average total rainfall in Raglan in May is 3.3cm and on average there are 13.1 rainy days in May making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Raglan in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Raglan in May is 12° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 15° in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Raglan in May is typically 89.1%. The maximum relative humidity is 88.2% in the previous month and 89.1% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Raglan in May is typically 75.3%. The average relative humidity is 73.2% in the previous month and 76.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Raglan in May

The average maximum wind speed in Raglan in May is typically 20kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 22kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Raglan in May is typically 11kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 13kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Raglan in May is from the North-Northwest.

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