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Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

May weather forecast and climate
Singapore, Singapore

The colorful night skyline of Singapore city in Singapore, a beautiful view of the skyscrapers against the bright sky
The colorful night skyline of Singapore city in Singapore, a beautiful view of the skyscrapers against the bright sky
May is a hot month with the average temperatures in the hot and humid 25.6°C (78.1°F) to 32.2°C (90°F). The climate is unvarying to differentiate the summer or winter seasons as the only difference is in the amount of rainfall, which averages 170.2mm (6.7") in the space of 14 rainy days.
Singapore is not exactly known for its beaches, but the sea temperatures at 29.4°C (84.9°F) are warm enough for swimming - of course, with adequate protection from the sun.
A cruise to neighboring countries like Malaysia and Thailand is a nice getaway from the heat and makes a memorable vacation. The hot weather does not dissuade the enthusiastic art lovers from a huge event in the form of the Singapore International Festival of Arts, which is a showcase of domestic and international talent. Evenings are suited for a walk down Orchard Road, the most significant commercial avenue with shopping malls hosting local brands and international retailers.

What is the temperature in May in Singapore?

In Singapore, in May, the average high-temperature is 31.6°C (88.9°F), and the average low-temperature is 24.8°C (76.6°F). The average heat index (a.k.a. 'feels like', 'apparent temperature'), that factores the actual air temperature with the relative humidity, in May is calculated to 44.7°C (112.5°F).

What is the average humidity in May in Singapore?

In May, the average relative humidity in Singapore is 84.4%.

How many days does it rain in May in Singapore?

In May, in Singapore, Singapore, the rain falls for 15 days. Throughout May, 171.3mm (6.7") of precipitation is accumulated.

What are the months with the warmest sea water in Singapore?

May and June, with an average sea temperature of 30.2°C (86.4°F), are months with the warmest seawater in Singapore.

What is the sea temperature in May in Singapore?

In Singapore, Singapore, in May, the average water temperature is 30.2°C (86.4°F). The water temperature above 30°C (86°F) is arguably regarded as unpleasant. The primary purpose of entering the water - cooling down from sunshine and high temperatures - is lost.

When are the longest days in Singapore?

May through August, with an average of 12.2h of daylight, are months with the longest days.

What is the average length of the day in May in Singapore?

In May, the average length of the day is 12.2h.

How many hours of sunshine does Singapore have in May?

The average sunshine in May is 5.8h.

When is the highest UV index in Singapore?

January through May, August through December, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Singapore.

What is the UV index reading in May in Singapore?

The average daily maximum UV index in May in Singapore is 12. A UV Index reading of 11, and higher, represents an ultimate hazard to health from the exposure to the Sun's UV rays.
Average temperature in May - Singapore, Singapore
  • Average high temperature in May: 31.6°C

The warmest month (with the highest average high temperature) is April (31.7°C).
The month with the lowest average high temperature is December (30°C).

  • Average low temperature in May: 24.8°C

Months with the highest average low temperature are May and June (24.8°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average low temperature) is January (23.3°C).

Average humidity in May - Singapore, Singapore
  • Average humidity in May: 84.4%

The month with the highest relative humidity is December (86.9%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are February and July (82.8%).

Average rainfall in May - Singapore, Singapore
  • Average rainfall in May: 171.3mm

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is December (287.4mm).
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is July (158.7mm).

Average rainfall days in May - Singapore, Singapore
  • Average rainfall days in May: 15 days

Months with the highest number of rainy days are November and December (19 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is February (11 days).

Average sea temperature in May - Singapore, Singapore
  • Average sea temperature in May: 30.2°C

Best months for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) are May and June (30.2°C).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is January (27.7°C).

Average daylight in May / Average sunshine in May - Singapore, Singapore
  • Average daylight in May: 12.2h

Months with the longest days are May, June, July and August (Average daylight: 12.2h).
The month with shortest days is December (Average daylight: 12h).

  • Average sunshine in May: 5.8h

The month with most sunshine is February (Average sunshine: 6.5h).
Months with least sunshine are November and December (Average sunshine: 4.3).

Average UV index in May - Singapore, Singapore
  • Average UV index in May: 12

Months with the highest UV index are January, February, March, April, May, August, September, October, November and December (UV index 12).
Months with the lowest UV index are June and July (UV index 11).