Weather in Bermuda in May

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May is a warm and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Bermuda. May is a good month for swimming in Bermuda with warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Bermuda in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Bermuda in May

The average maximum temperature in Bermuda in May is 23°. The average maximum temperature is 21° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average temperature in Bermuda in May is 21°. The average temperature ranges is 19° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Bermuda in May is 19°. The minimum temperature is 17° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Bermuda in May

The average day light hours per day in Bermuda in May are 13.8 and there are 8.1 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Bermuda in May is typically 10.5 during May. An ultraviolet index reading of 8 to 10 indicates a very high risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 15 minutes. Take extra precautions because unprotected skin and eyes will be damaged and can burn quickly. 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 Bermuda in May

The average sea water temperature in Bermuda in May is 20.9° which is comfortable for swimming though some may prefer warmer water.

Rainfall in Bermuda in May

The average total rainfall in Bermuda in May is 1.8cm and on average there are 12.4 rainy days in May making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Bermuda in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Bermuda in May is 18° which is somewhat uncomfortable for most people in cities but fine on a beach. The dew point is 16° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Bermuda in May is typically 86.5%. The maximum relative humidity is 85.5% in the previous month and 89.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Bermuda in May is typically 75.7%. The average relative humidity is 74.1% in the previous month and 79.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Bermuda in May

The average maximum wind speed in Bermuda in May is typically 29kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 33kmh in the previous month and 28kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Bermuda in May is typically 20kmh. The average wind speed is 23kmh in the previous month and 19kmh in the next month.

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

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