Weather in Bicol, Philippines in May

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

Temperature in Bicol in May

The average maximum temperature in Bicol in May is 33°. The average maximum temperature is 32° in the previous month and 33° in the next month.

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

The average minimum temperature in Bicol in May is 25°. The minimum temperature is 24° in the previous month and 25° in the next month.

Sunshine in Bicol in May

The average day light hours per day in Bicol in May are 12.8 and there are 6.5 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Bicol in May is typically 13.7 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 Bicol in May

The average sea water temperature in Bicol in May is 29.2° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Bicol in May

The average total rainfall in Bicol in May is 7.9cm and on average there are 11.5 rainy days in May making it a slightly wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Bicol in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Bicol in May is 28° which is extremely humid and uncomfortable unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 27° in the previous month and 28° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Bicol in May is typically 93.4%. The maximum relative humidity is 93.1% in the previous month and 94.4% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Bicol in May is typically 82.7%. The average relative humidity is 83% in the previous month and 83.9% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Bicol in May

The average maximum wind speed in Bicol in May is typically 17kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 18kmh in the previous month and 17kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Bicol in May is typically 8kmh. The average wind speed is 9kmh in the previous month and 8kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Bicol in May is from the West.

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