The climate in Swakopmund during May can be summarized as mild and very dry.
May is in the fall / autumn in Swakopmund and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 21°C (70°F), whilst at night 13°C (54°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||21.2°C 70.1°F|
|Nightly temperature||12.5°C 54.4°F|
|Average temperature||16.8°C 62.2°F|
|Daily sunshine||7.7 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||1 mm 0 ins|
|Rainy days||1 days|
|Sea temperature||15.2°C 59.3°F|
|Windspeed||4.3kph 3 mph|
On average May is the 5th driest month of the year in Swakopmund with around 1mm 0 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 7.7 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 Swakopmund in May 2022.
|Hottest month:||February||22.4°C 72.3°F|
|Driest month:||July||0mm 0ins|
|Coldest month:||August||18.2°C 64.8°F|
|Wettest month:||March||6mm 0.2ins|