Weather in State of Bahia, Brazil in May

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

Temperature in State of Bahia in May

The average maximum temperature in State of Bahia in May is 29°. The average maximum temperature is 30° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average temperature in State of Bahia in May is 26°. The average temperature ranges is 27° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in State of Bahia in May is 24°. The minimum temperature is 25° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in State of Bahia in May

The average day light hours per day in State of Bahia in May are 11.5 and there are 7 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in State of Bahia in May is typically 9.9 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 State of Bahia in May

The average sea water temperature in State of Bahia in May is 27.4° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in State of Bahia in May

The average total rainfall in State of Bahia in May is 29.1cm and on average there are 18.5 rainy days in May making it a wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in State of Bahia in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in State of Bahia in May is 23° 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 23° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in State of Bahia in May is typically 91%. The maximum relative humidity is 91% in the previous month and 90.6% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in State of Bahia in May is typically 78.2%. The average relative humidity is 77.9% in the previous month and 77.3% in the next month.

Wind Speed in State of Bahia in May

The average maximum wind speed in State of Bahia in May is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 23kmh in the previous month and 24kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in State of Bahia in May is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 13kmh in the previous month and 14kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in State of Bahia in May is from the South-Southeast.

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