The climate in Sawākin during May can be summarized as very hot and very dry.
May is in the spring in Sawākin and is typically the 5th warmest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a warm 36°C (97°F), whilst at night 24°C (74°F) is normal.
|Daytime temperature||36.4°C 97.4°F|
|Nightly temperature||23.5°C 74.2°F|
|Average temperature||29.9°C 85.8°F|
|Daily sunshine||10.5 hrs|
|Avg rainfall||3 mm 0.1 ins|
|Rainy days||1 days|
|Sea temperature||28.8°C 83.9°F|
|Windspeed||9kph 6 mph|
On average May is the 6th driest month of the year in Sawākin with around 3mm 0.1 inches of rain making it a very dry time to visit.
On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 10.5 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 Sawākin in May 2023.
|Hottest month:||August||40.5°C 104.9°F|
|Driest month:||September||0mm 0ins|
|Coldest month:||January||26.9°C 80.4°F|
|Wettest month:||November||54mm 2.1ins|