Wake Island
Wake Island, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Wake Island, Wake Island, USA

May, the last month of the spring, in Wake Island, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 75°F (23.9°C) and an average high of 85.6°F (29.8°C).

Temperature

In Wake Island, Wake Island, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in April - a still warm 85.6°F (29.8°C). The average low-temperature, in Wake Island, Wake Island, is 75°F (23.9°C).

Rainfall

In Wake Island, in May, it is raining for 17 days, with typically 1.7" (44.2mm) of accumulated precipitation. In Wake Island, during the entire year, the rain falls for 230 days and collects up to 35.7" (906.4mm) of precipitation.

Ocean temperature

In Wake Island, the average seawater temperature in May is 80.6°F (27°C).
Note: For swimming, diving, and other water activities, temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are perceived as very enjoyable and pleasurable for prolonged periods without feeling uncomfortable.

Daylight

In May, the average length of the day in Wake Island is 13h.

Sunshine

Months with the most sunshine are May and June, with an average of 10h of sunshine.

UV index

Months with the highest UV index in Wake Island, Wake Island, are March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme threat to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays for average individuals.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 interpret into the following advice:
Practice all-important precautions. Light skin people may get burned in less than 5 minutes. Seek shade and minimize exposure to direct Sun in a period between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. when UV radiation is most intense; keep in mind that shade structures like parasols or canopies do not provide perfect sun protection. A wide-brim hat offers excellent sun protection for eyes, ears, face, and neck. Sunglasses with UVA and UVB protection significantly reduce eye damage from sun exposure. Tightly woven, loose-fitting clothes provide additional protection from the Sun. A broad-spectrum sunscreen of SPF 30+ should be liberally applied and re-applied every two hours, and immediately after an outdoor workout or a swim. Caution! The reflection of sand and water significantly increases the intensity of the Sun's UV radiation.

What is the temperature in May in Wake Island?

In May, in Wake Island, the average high-temperature is 85.6°F (29.8°C), and the average low-temperature is 75°F (23.9°C).

How many days does it rain in May in Wake Island?

In Wake Island, Wake Island, in May, during 17 rainfall days, 1.7" (44.2mm) of precipitation is typically accumulated.

What is the water temperature in May in Wake Island?

In Wake Island, Wake Island, the average seawater temperature in May is 80.6°F (27°C). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

How many hours of daylight does Wake Island have in May?

In May, the average length of the day in Wake Island, Wake Island, is 13h.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Wake Island?

May and June, with an average of 10h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine in Wake Island.

How many hours of sunshine does Wake Island have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 10h.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Wake Island?

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the UV index reading in May in Wake Island?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Wake Island is 12. A UV Index of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health vulnerability from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average high temperature in May: 85.6°F

Warmest months (with the highest average high temperature) are July, August and September (88.2°F).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is February (82°F).

  • Average low temperature in May: 75°F

The month with the highest average low temperature is September (77.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is February (72.1°F).

Average rainfall in May - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average rainfall in May: 1.7"

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (6.2").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is January (1.2").

Average rainfall days in May - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average rainfall days in May: 17 days

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (22 days).
Months with the lowest number of rainy days are April, May and June (17 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average sea temperature in May: 81°F

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are August, September and October (84°F).
Coldest months (with the lowest average sea temperature) are January, February, March and April (79°F).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average daylight in May: 13h

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13.3h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 11h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

Months with most sunshine are May and June (Average sunshine: 10h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 7).

Average UV index in May - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are March, April, May, June, July, August and September (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are January, November and December (UV index 8).