May weather forecast
Wake Island, Wake Island, USA

Weather in May

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

Temperature

In May, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in April - a still moderately hot 85.6°F (29.8°C). In May, in Wake Island, Wake Island, the average low-temperature is 75°F (23.9°C).

Rainfall

In Wake Island, during May, the rain falls for 17 days and regularly aggregates up to 1.74" (44.2mm) of precipitation. Throughout the year, in Wake Island, there are 230 rainfall days, and 35.69" (906.4mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

Ocean temperature

In May, the average ocean temperature 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 and 2min.
On the first day of May, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 7:15 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:14 am and sunset at 7:27 pm +12.

Sunshine

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

UV index

March through September, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index. A UV Index value of 11, and more, symbolizes an extreme health hazard from exposure to the Sun's UV radiation for the ordinary person.
Note: The daily maximum UV index of 12 in May 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. On bright days sunglasses that block both UVA and UVB rays should be worn. A hat with a wide brim is extremely helpful, as it can prevent roughly 50% of UV radiation from reaching the eyes. 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. Beware! The strength of the UV rays is significantly increased by the reflection of the water and sand.
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FAQ

How much does it rain in Wake Island in May?

In May, in Wake Island, the rain falls for 17 days. Throughout May, 1.74" (44.2mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

How warm is the water in May in Wake Island?

In May, the average ocean temperature in Wake Island, Wake Island, 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.

What is the average length of the day in May in Wake Island?

In Wake Island, Wake Island, the average day length in May is 13h and 2min.

What time are sunrise and sunset in May in Wake Island?

On the first day of May in Wake Island, sunrise is at 6:25 am and sunset at 7:15 pm. On the last day of the month, sunrise is at 6:14 am and sunset at 7:27 pm +12.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Wake Island?

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

How long on average sun shines in May in Wake Island?

In Wake Island, the average sunshine duration 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 intensity in May in Wake Island?

In May, the average daily maximum UV index in Wake Island, Wake Island, is 12. A UV Index estimate of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from unsafe exposure to Sun's UV rays.
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Average temperature in May
Wake Island, Wake Island, USA

Average temperature in May - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average high temperature in May: 85.6°F

The 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).

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Average rainfall in May
Wake Island, Wake Island, USA

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 least rainfall) is January (1.2").

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Average rainfall days in May
Wake Island, Wake Island, USA

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).
The months with the least rainy days are April, May and June (17 days).

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Average sea temperature in May
Wake Island, Wake Island, USA

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

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

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Average daylight in May /
Average sunshine in May
Wake Island, Wake Island, USA

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Wake Island, Wake Island, USA
  • Average daylight in May: 13h and 2min

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 13h and 16min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 59min).

  • Average sunshine in May: 10h

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

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Average UV index in May
Wake Island, Wake Island, USA

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

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

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