Weather in Overberg District, South Africa in May

So you're interested in going to Overberg District, South Africa in May

May is a slightly cold and dry time for sunbathing in Overberg District. May is a little too cold to enjoy swimming in Overberg District for any length of time. Consider visiting Overberg District in the months of January, February, March, December, for the best beach weather. Also consider one of our other suggestions for May.

Temperature in Overberg District in May

The average maximum temperature in Overberg District in May is 20°. The average maximum temperature is 23° in the previous month and 18° in the next month.

The average temperature in Overberg District in May is 15°. The average temperature ranges is 18° in the previous month and 13° in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in Overberg District in May is 11°. The minimum temperature is 13° in the previous month and in the next month.

Sunshine in Overberg District in May

The average day light hours per day in Overberg District in May are 10.3 and there are 6.2 hours of sunshine per day on average during May making it a quite sunny month with some cloud cover.

The ultraviolet index in Overberg District in May is typically 3.8 during May. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive 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, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in Overberg District in May

The average sea water temperature in Overberg District in May is 17.3° which is cool for swimming, shorty wetsuit may help you extend your time in the water.

Rainfall in Overberg District in May

The average total rainfall in Overberg District in May is 2.7cm and on average there are 7.8 rainy days in May making it a dry time to visit the beach.

Humidity in Overberg District in May

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in Overberg District in May is 13° which is very comfortable. The dew point is 15° in the previous month and 11° in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in Overberg District in May is typically 93.3%. The maximum relative humidity is 92.6% in the previous month and 91.9% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in Overberg District in May is typically 76.1%. The average relative humidity is 73.7% in the previous month and 73.2% in the next month.

Wind Speed in Overberg District in May

The average maximum wind speed in Overberg District in May is typically 24kmh. The average maximum wind speed is 25kmh in the previous month and 26kmh in the next month.

The average wind speed in Overberg District in May is typically 13kmh. The average wind speed is 12kmh in the previous month and 15kmh in the next month.

The average wind direction in Overberg District in May is from the North West.

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