Weather in Ko Chang, Thailand in May

So you're interested in going to Ko Chang, Thailand in May

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

Temperature in Ko Chang in May

The average maximum temperature in Ko Chang in May is 31°. The average maximum temperature is 32° in the previous month and 31° in the next month.

The average temperature in Ko Chang in May is 29°. The average temperature ranges is 29° in the previous month and 29° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Ko Chang in May is 26°. The minimum temperature is 26° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

Sunshine in Ko Chang in May

The average day light hours per day in Ko Chang in May are 12.7 and there are 5.6 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.

The ultraviolet index in Ko Chang in May is typically 13.9 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 Ko Chang in May

The average sea water temperature in Ko Chang in May is 29.3° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Rainfall in Ko Chang in May

The average total rainfall in Ko Chang in May is 36.5cm and on average there are 22 rainy days in May making it a very wet time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Ko Chang in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Ko Chang in May is 26° 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° in the previous month and 26° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Ko Chang in May is typically 91.9%. The maximum relative humidity is 91.9% in the previous month and 91.5% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Ko Chang in May is typically 78.9%. The average relative humidity is 74.4% in the previous month and 80.7% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Ko Chang in May

The average maximum wind speed in Ko Chang in May is typically 21kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 22kmh in the previous month and 22kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Ko Chang in May is typically 9kmh. The average wind speed is 8kmh in the previous month and 11kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Ko Chang in May is from the South West.

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