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    Gambia weather in May


    Gambia weather in May


    33 °C


    22 °C


    23 °C


    2 mm

    in month

    Rainy days

    0 days

    in month


    13 hours



    9 hours



    60 %

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    Weather overview

    In Gambia in May, the average air temperature ranges from 33.4 °C (92.1 °F) during the day to 22.3 °C (72.1 °F) at night. There are 0 days of rain on average, where the rainfall is 2 mm (0.07 in).

    Is May a good month to visit Gambia?

    May is the best month to visit Gambia. The temperature of the sea will be perfect at 23.2 °C (73.8 °F). At night, temperatures hover around a pleasant 22.3 °C (72.1 °F). You can expect just 0 days of rain during the month, taking an umbrella is not necessary. Some people will find 33.4 °C (92.1 °F) temperature high, while others will enjoy it.

    What temperature can I expect during the day in Gambia in May?

    In Gambia in May, the average daily temperatures will be 33.4 °C (92.1 °F). The great temperature for lying by the sea or pool and sunbathing, everywhere else you will probably be a bit hot. Don't forget to drink during the day, in these temperatures you should hydrate yourself a lot.

    What is the sea temperature in Gambia in May?

    The temperature of the sea in Gambia in May is 23.2 °C (73.8 °F). This warm sea is nice for swimming, maybe cold for some, but most people can spend a long time in it.

    How many rainy days can I expect in Gambia in May?

    In May in Gambia, we can expect 0 days to be rainy, that is, days when precipitation exceeds 2 mm (0.08 in). Converted to days of the week, this means that it will occur on an average of 0.1 days of the week, or in general - 1 % days.

    What is the night temperature in Gambia in May?

    The average night temperature in Gambia in May is 22.3 °C (72.1 °F). A very pleasant temperature for long evening walks, fun over a drink outside, or doing sports in the morning. If possible, look for a hotel with air conditioning.

    Is it hot in May in Gambia?

    Yes, it is hot in Gambia in May, although the perception of heat can be subjective. Daytime temperatures rise to 33.4 °C (92.1 °F).

    How many sunny hours can I expect in Gambia in May?

    There is an average length of sunshine of 9 hours per day in May in Gambia.

    Is the weather in Gambia warmer in May than in June?

    Yes, in Gambia in May it is warmer than in June by 0.6 °C (33.1 °F).

    Is May part of the dry season in Gambia?

    Yes, there is a dry season in Gambia in May with just 0 days during the month being rainy.

    How humid is Gambia in May?

    In Gambia in May, expect humidity around 60 %.

    How long is the day (from dawn till dusk) in Gambia in May?

    The length of daylight in Gambia in May is 13 hours.

    Is the sea in Gambia warmer in May than in April?

    Yes, in Gambia the sea is warmer in May than in April by 2.2 °C (35.9 °F).

    How windy is it in Gambia in May?

    An average wind scale that can be expected in Gambia in May is 3.6.

    Is Gambia rainier in May than in June?

    No, May in Gambia is not a rainier month than June.

    How does the sea temperature evolve during the month in Gambia in May?

    The sea temperature during May in Gambia has an increasing tendency from 22.2 °C (71.9 °F) at the beginning of the month to 24.7 °C (76.5 °F) at the end of the month.