The climate in Ziguinchor during May can be summarized as very hot and very dry.
May is in the spring in Ziguinchor and is typically the 2nd warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 36°C (96°F), whilst at night 21°C (70°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||35.8°C 96.4°F|
|Nightly temperature||21.3°C 70.3°F|
|Average temperature||28.5°C 83.3°F|
|Daily sunshine||9.7 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||6 mm 0.2 ins|
|Rainy days||1 days|
|Sea temperature||24.5°C 76.2°F|
|Windspeed||8.6kph 5 mph|
On average May is the 6th wettest month of the year in Ziguinchor with around 6mm 0.2 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9.7 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 Ziguinchor in May 2021.
|Hottest month:||May||35.4°C 95.7°F|
|Driest month:||March||0mm 0ins|
|Coldest month:||January||32.6°C 90.7°F|
|Wettest month:||August||446mm 17.6ins|