Weather in Grande Baie, Mauritius in May

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May is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Grande Baie. May is an excellent month for swimming in Grande Baie with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Grande Baie in the months of January, February, November, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Grande Baie in May

The average maximum temperature in Grande Baie in May is 27°. The average maximum temperature is 29° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average temperature in Grande Baie in May is 24°. The average temperature ranges is 26° in the previous month and 22° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Grande Baie in May is 21°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

Sunshine in Grande Baie in May

The average day light hours per day in Grande Baie in May are 11.2 and there are 6.7 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Grande Baie in May is typically 7.7 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 Grande Baie in May

The average sea water temperature in Grande Baie in May is 25.7° which is warm and pleasant for relaxing and swimming for long periods.

Rainfall in Grande Baie in May

The average total rainfall in Grande Baie in May is 1.5cm and on average there are 13.6 rainy days in May making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Grande Baie in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Grande Baie in May is 22° which is very humid and quite uncomfortable for most unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require a fan. The dew point is 24° in the previous month and 20° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Grande Baie in May is typically 91.9%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.3% in the previous month and 90% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Grande Baie in May is typically 78.3%. The average relative humidity is 80.9% in the previous month and 75% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Grande Baie in May

The average maximum wind speed in Grande Baie in May is typically 22kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 21kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Grande Baie in May is typically 12kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Grande Baie in May is from the East.

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