Weather in Mahe Island, Seychelles in May

So you're interested in going to Mahe Island, Seychelles in May

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

Temperature in Mahe Island in May

The average maximum temperature in Mahe Island in May is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 32° in the previous month and 29° in the next month.

The average temperature in Mahe Island in May is 28°. The average temperature ranges is 29° in the previous month and 27° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Mahe Island in May is 26°. The minimum temperature is 26° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

Sunshine in Mahe Island in May

The average day light hours per day in Mahe Island in May are 11.9 and there are 4.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Mahe Island in May is typically 11.5 during May. An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. 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 Mahe Island in May

The average sea water temperature in Mahe Island in May is 28° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Mahe Island in May

The average total rainfall in Mahe Island in May is 2cm and on average there are 17.1 rainy days in May making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Mahe Island in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Mahe Island in May is 25° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 25° in the previous month and 24° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Mahe Island in May is typically 87.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 89.3% in the previous month and 87% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Mahe Island in May is typically 76.7%. The average relative humidity is 77.5% in the previous month and 77.6% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Mahe Island in May

The average maximum wind speed in Mahe Island in May is typically 25kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 20kmh in the previous month and 30kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Mahe Island in May is typically 14kmh. The average wind speed is 8kmh in the previous month and 20kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Mahe Island in May is from the South East.

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