Weather in Indonesia in May

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May is a hot and slightly rainy time for sunbathing in Indonesia. May is an excellent month for swimming in Indonesia with very warm sea temperatures. Consider visiting Indonesia in the months of June, August, September, October, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Indonesia in May

The average maximum temperature in Indonesia in May is 28°. The average maximum temperature is 29° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average temperature in Indonesia in May is 26°. The average temperature ranges is 26° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Indonesia in May is 23°. The minimum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 23° in the next month.

Sunshine in Indonesia in May

The average day light hours per day in Indonesia in May are 11.7 and there are 8.7 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month with few clouds.

The ultraviolet index in Indonesia in May is typically 11.1 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 Indonesia in May

The average sea water temperature in Indonesia in May is 28.5° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Indonesia in May

The average total rainfall in Indonesia in May is 6.3cm and on average there are 10.3 rainy days in May making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Indonesia in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Indonesia 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 Indonesia in May is typically 84.2%. The maximum relative humidity is 86.1% in the previous month and 82.7% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Indonesia in May is typically 73.4%. The average relative humidity is 74.7% in the previous month and 72% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Indonesia in May

The average maximum wind speed in Indonesia in May is typically 19kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 19kmh in the previous month and 21kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Indonesia in May is typically 9kmh. The average wind speed is 7kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

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

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