Best Beaches in Caribbean in May

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These are the best beaches in Caribbean in May, based on average sunshine, sea temperature, rainfall and temperature. Though many factors can come into play when choosing your beach destination, the beach weather will often be a deciding factor. Here we list the top beaches based on the average weather conditions and sea temperature.

Best Beach Destinations in Caribbean in May

  • 31°C (88°F) Air
    28°C (82°F) Sea
    9.0 Hrs of Sun / Day
    9.4 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (88°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 68% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 9.0hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 9.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Cuba. Sea temperatures are a very warm 28°C (82°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Cuba with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 31°C (87°F) Air
    27°C (81°F) Sea
    8.9 Hrs of Sun / Day
    9.6 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (87°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 67% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.9hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 0cm (0inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 9.6 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Varadero Matanzas. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (81°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Varadero Matanzas with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 32°C (90°F) Air
    26°C (79°F) Sea
    7.7 Hrs of Sun / Day
    2.9 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (90°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 61% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.7hrs making the days quite long and bright. May has total rainfall of 3.9cm (1.5inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 2.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Aruba. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (79°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Aruba with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 32°C (90°F) Air
    26°C (78°F) Sea
    7.7 Hrs of Sun / Day
    2.9 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (90°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 61% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.7hrs making the days quite long and bright. May has total rainfall of 3.9cm (1.5inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 2.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Renaissance Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (78°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Renaissance Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (86°F) Air
    28°C (83°F) Sea
    7.0 Hrs of Sun / Day
    4.9 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (86°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 7.0 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 2.1cm (0.8inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.9 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Largo. Sea temperatures are a very warm 28°C (83°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Largo with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 32°C (89°F) Air
    26°C (79°F) Sea
    6.9 Hrs of Sun / Day
    4.6 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (89°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 54% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 3.7cm (1.5inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.6 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Curacao. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (79°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Curacao with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 31°C (88°F) Air
    28°C (82°F) Sea
    7.1 Hrs of Sun / Day
    12.0 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (88°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 55% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 7.1 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 1.1cm (0.4inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 12 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Saint Ann Parish. Sea temperatures are a very warm 28°C (82°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Saint Ann Parish with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 32°C (89°F) Air
    27°C (80°F) Sea
    6.3 Hrs of Sun / Day
    4.6 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (89°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 50% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.3 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 3.7cm (1.5inches) making it extremely dry with very few light showers and most days are rain free. There are just 4.6 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days and rainy days are few and far between.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Willemstad. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (80°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Willemstad with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (87°F) Air
    28°C (82°F) Sea
    6.7 Hrs of Sun / Day
    13.3 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (87°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.7 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 1.7cm (0.7inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in St Vincent. Sea temperatures are a very warm 28°C (82°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in St Vincent with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (87°F) Air
    27°C (81°F) Sea
    6.7 Hrs of Sun / Day
    13.3 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (87°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.7 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 1.7cm (0.7inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 13.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Bequia. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (81°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Bequia with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (85°F) Air
    27°C (81°F) Sea
    8.6 Hrs of Sun / Day
    6.8 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (85°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 65% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.6hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 10.1cm (4.0inches) making it quite dry with only moderate showers. There are just 6.8 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Cayo Guillermo. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (81°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Cayo Guillermo with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (85°F) Air
    26°C (79°F) Sea
    7.4 Hrs of Sun / Day
    14.2 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (85°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 56% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 7.4 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 5.7cm (2.2inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 14.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Providenciales Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (79°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Providenciales Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 31°C (87°F) Air
    27°C (80°F) Sea
    8.6 Hrs of Sun / Day
    10.6 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 31°C (87°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 65% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.6hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 10.1cm (4.0inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 10.6 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Cayo Ensenachos. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (80°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Cayo Ensenachos with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (85°F) Air
    26°C (79°F) Sea
    7.0 Hrs of Sun / Day
    14.2 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (85°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 7.0 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 5.7cm (2.2inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 14.2 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Turks and Caicos. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (79°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Turks and Caicos with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (86°F) Air
    28°C (82°F) Sea
    6.7 Hrs of Sun / Day
    13.3 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (86°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.7 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 8.2cm (3.2inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 13.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Tobago Cays. Sea temperatures are a very warm 28°C (82°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Tobago Cays with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 23°C (74°F) Air
    21°C (70°F) Sea
    8.1 Hrs of Sun / Day
    12.4 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 59% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.1 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 1.8cm (0.7inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 12.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Southampton Parish. Sea temperatures are a moderate 21°C (70°F). May is a pleasant month for swimming in Southampton Parish though some people may prefer warmer water.

  • 23°C (74°F) Air
    21°C (70°F) Sea
    8.1 Hrs of Sun / Day
    12.4 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 23°C (74°F) which is nice and warm and makes sunbathing pleasant on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 59% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.1 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 1.8cm (0.7inches) making it mostly dry but with short lived occasional showers. There are only 12.4 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Paget Parish. Sea temperatures are a moderate 21°C (70°F). May is a pleasant month for swimming in Paget Parish though some people may prefer warmer water.

  • 30°C (85°F) Air
    26°C (80°F) Sea
    7.5 Hrs of Sun / Day
    16.8 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (85°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 58% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 7.5 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 9.4cm (3.7inches) making it often dry with only light showers. There are 16.8 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in St Maarten. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (80°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in St Maarten with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (86°F) Air
    26°C (78°F) Sea
    8.4 Hrs of Sun / Day
    14.5 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (86°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 63% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.4hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 12.9cm (5.1inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 14.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Paradise Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (78°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Paradise Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (86°F) Air
    26°C (78°F) Sea
    8.4 Hrs of Sun / Day
    14.5 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (86°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 63% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.4hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 12.9cm (5.1inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 14.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in New Providence Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (78°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in New Providence Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 29°C (85°F) Air
    28°C (82°F) Sea
    6.9 Hrs of Sun / Day
    10.3 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (85°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 11.3cm (4.4inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 10.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Virgin Gorda. Sea temperatures are a very warm 28°C (82°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Virgin Gorda with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 29°C (85°F) Air
    27°C (81°F) Sea
    6.8 Hrs of Sun / Day
    10.3 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (85°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 11.3cm (4.4inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 10.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Beef Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (81°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Beef Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 29°C (85°F) Air
    27°C (80°F) Sea
    6.9 Hrs of Sun / Day
    10.3 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (85°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 11.3cm (4.4inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 10.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Tortola Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (80°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Tortola Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 29°C (85°F) Air
    27°C (80°F) Sea
    6.8 Hrs of Sun / Day
    10.3 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (85°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 11.3cm (4.4inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 10.3 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Anegada Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (80°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Anegada Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (86°F) Air
    25°C (78°F) Sea
    8.3 Hrs of Sun / Day
    14.5 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (86°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 62% making it sunny but overcast at times. The hours of sunshine per day are 8.3hrs making the days long and bright. May has total rainfall of 12.9cm (5.1inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 14.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Cat Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 25°C (78°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Cat Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 29°C (83°F) Air
    26°C (79°F) Sea
    6.8 Hrs of Sun / Day
    12.5 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (83°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 9.8cm (3.9inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 12.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Anguilla Island. Sea temperatures are a very warm 26°C (79°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Anguilla Island with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 29°C (85°F) Air
    28°C (82°F) Sea
    6.8 Hrs of Sun / Day
    17.0 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 29°C (85°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 8.3cm (3.3inches) making it often dry with only light showers. There are 17 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Antigua. Sea temperatures are a very warm 28°C (82°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Antigua with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (85°F) Air
    27°C (80°F) Sea
    6.9 Hrs of Sun / Day
    16.8 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (85°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.9 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 8.5cm (3.3inches) making it often dry with only light showers. There are 16.8 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Saint Barthelemy. Sea temperatures are a very warm 27°C (80°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Saint Barthelemy with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (86°F) Air
    25°C (77°F) Sea
    8.0 Hrs of Sun / Day
    14.5 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (86°F) which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 60% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 8.0 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 12.9cm (5.1inches) making it often dry with only moderate showers. There are only 14.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the many clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Bahamas. Sea temperatures are a very warm 25°C (77°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Bahamas with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

  • 30°C (87°F) Air
    28°C (82°F) Sea
    6.8 Hrs of Sun / Day
    16.0 Days of Rain

    May has average maximum temperatures of 30°C (87°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 53% making it quite sunny but with occasional periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 6.8 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 10cm (3.9inches) making it often dry with only light showers. There are 16 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the clear days.

    It is a good time for sunbathing in Christ Church. Sea temperatures are a very warm 28°C (82°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Christ Church with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

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