The climate in Bangui during May can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.
May is in the spring in Bangui and is typically the 4th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 31°C (88°F), whilst at night 21°C (70°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||30.9°C 87.5°F|
|Nightly temperature||21°C 69.7°F|
|Average temperature||25.9°C 78.6°F|
|Daily sunshine||6.7 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||163 mm 6.4 ins|
|Rainy days||14 days|
|Sea temperature||28.6°C 83.5°F|
|Windspeed||2.5kph 2 mph|
On average May is the 5th wettest month of the year in Bangui with around 163mm 6.4 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 14 days, although this may vary considerably.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.7 hours of sunshine per day.
The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Bangui in May 2023.
|Hottest month:||March||32.8°C 91°F|
|Driest month:||January||18mm 0.7ins|
|Coldest month:||August||28.5°C 83.3°F|
|Wettest month:||August||228mm 9ins|