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Visiting Davao, Davao, Philippines in May

May has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (90°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 46% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.7 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 7.8cm (3.1inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 14 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Davao. Sea temperatures are a very warm 30°C (85°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Davao with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

Consider visiting Davao in the months of February, March, April, September, for the best beach weather.

May is the start of the wet season in Davao, but the weather remains mostly sunny with occasional rain showers. Beach activities like swimming, sunbathing, and snorkeling can still be enjoyed. Diving conditions remain good, and water sports like surfing, windsurfing, and kitesurfing can still be enjoyed, although the winds may be less consistent. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Can you sunbathe in Davao in May?

Yes, May is a good time for sunbathing in Davao.

May has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (90°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 46% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.7 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 7.8cm (3.1inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 14 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days.

More about May temperature and sunshine.

Can you swim in Davao in May?

Yes, May is an excellent month for swimming in Davao with very warm sea temperatures 30°C (85°F).

More about May sea temperatures.

Is May a good time to holiday in Davao?

Yes, May is a good time for a holiday in Davao.

May has average maximum temperatures of 32°C (90°F) which is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days. The sunshine percentage is 46% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.7 hours of sunshine per day. May has total rainfall of 7.8cm (3.1inches) making it mostly dry with only intermittent light showers. There are only 14 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of days. It is a good time for sunbathing in Davao. Sea temperatures are a very warm 30°C (85°F). May is an excellent month for swimming in Davao with very comfortable temperatures for bathing all day.

More about the May temperatures and sunshine.

Is Davao warm in May?

Yes, Davao is very hot and perfect for sunbathing on clear days in May.

The average maximum temperature in Davao in May is 32°C (90°F). The average maximum temperature is 33°C (91°) in the previous month and 32°C (90°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Davao in May is 29°C (84°F). The average temperature is 29°C (84°F) in the previous month and 28°C (83°F) in the next month.

More info about the May temperatures and sunshine.

How sunny is Davao in May?

The average day light hours per day in Davao in May are 12.4. The sunshine percentage is 46% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.7 hours of sunshine per day.

More about May sunshine.

Crowds in Davao in May

May remains a popular month for beachgoers in Davao, with the summer season in full swing. The weather is hot, and the Kadayawan Festival, a week-long celebration of Davao's cultural heritage, takes place in May. This event can attract additional visitors, but the beach crowds are slightly less than in April.

Temperature in Davao in May

The average maximum temperature in Davao in May is 32°C (90°F). The average maximum temperature is 33°C (91°F) in the previous month and 32°C (90°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in Davao in May is 29°C (84°F). The average temperature is 29°C (84°F) in the previous month and 28°C (83°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Davao in May is 25°C (78°F). The minimum temperature is 25°C (77°F) in the previous month and 25°C (77°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in Davao in May

During May the average day light hours are 12.4 per day in Davao. The sunshine percentage is 46% making it quite sunny but with regular periods of cloudy and overcast skies. There are 5.7 hours of sunshine per day.

The ultraviolet index in Davao in May is typically 14 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 Davao in May

The average sea water temperature in Davao in May is 29.6°C (85.3°F) which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Davao in May

The average total rainfall in Davao in May is 7.8cm (3.1inches) and on average there are 14 rainy days in May making it a pretty wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Davao in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Davao in May is 26°C (80°F) which is extremely humid and uncomfortable unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning. The dew point is 26°C (79°F) in the previous month and 26°C (26°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Davao in May is typically 93.2%. The maximum relative humidity is 92.1% in the previous month and 93.2% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Davao in May is typically 78.7%. The average relative humidity is 75.7% in the previous month and 79.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Davao in May

The average maximum wind speed in Davao in May is typically 14KM/H (8MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 15KM/H (9MPH) in the previous month and 13KM/H (8MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in Davao in May is typically 6KM/H (4MPH). The average wind speed is 8KM/H (5MPH) in the previous month and 6KM/H (4MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in Davao in May is from the East.

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