The climate in Kruger National Park during May can be summarized as warm and very dry.
May is in the fall / autumn in Kruger National Park and is typically the 4th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a comfortable 28°C (83°F), whilst at night 13°C (55°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||28.1°C 82.5°F|
|Nightly temperature||12.6°C 54.6°F|
|Average temperature||20.3°C 68.5°F|
|Daily sunshine||9.5 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||10 mm 0.4 ins|
|Rainy days||2 days|
|Sea temperature||24.1°C 75.4°F|
|Windspeed||4.3kph 3 mph|
On average May is the 4th driest month of the year in Kruger National Park with around 10mm 0.4 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 9.5 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 Kruger National Park in May 2023.
|Hottest month:||January||33°C 91.4°F|
|Driest month:||June||6mm 0.2ins|
|Coldest month:||June||25.2°C 77.4°F|
|Wettest month:||December||87mm 3.4ins|